RFG News – May 2020 – Issue 141

The 141st issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Download a copy here. The May 2020 issue leads with the sector’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic and our recent membership survey. It revealed the challenges and cautious optimism across the sector. Covid-19 has not dampened the enthusiasm for rail […]

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RFG News – March 2020 – Issue 140

The 140th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Download your copy here. The March 2020 issue leads with the welcome for the confirmation of HS2 go-ahead but RFG warns that the debate around capacity must not get overlooked by concerns around speed. RFG will be continuing its work […]

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RFG News – December 2019 – Issue 139

The December 2019 issue of RFG News has now been published, leading with the annual RFG Christmas Lunch. It was a great event and it was wonderful to see so many members coming out to support us. Click here to download your copy. On the day we were delighted to welcome Nick King, Group Director, Network […]

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RFG News – November 2019 – Issue 138

The November 2019 issue of RFG News has now been published. It leads with the publication of our rail freight manifesto, outlining the key priorities that must be taken into account by the new Government after the general election. Download a copy here. From page 19, our regular Westminster columnist Jonathan Roberts of JR Consulting […]

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RFG News – September 2019 – Issue 137

The September 2019 issue of RFG News has now been published. It leads with our Annual Awards Dinner, where we were delighted to name PD Ports as the RFG Business of the Year.  Download a copy here: RFG News – Issue 137 – September 2019 The Awards Dinner was a fantastic success and congratulations to everyone […]

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RFG News – July 2019 – Issue 136

Welcome to the 136th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter. Click the link to download your copy: RFG News – Issue 136 – July 2019 The July 2019 issue welcomes a host of new rail freight service announcements, showing just how retailers’ attitudes to rail are changing.  Among the fantastic new service announcements is […]

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RFG News – May 2019 – Issue 135

Welcome to the 135th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter.   Download your copy here.  The May 2019 issue leads on the unveiling of the new railway sidings in Buxton, which will allow longer freight trains to serve the local quarries. It is a fantastic project and everyone involved deserves a lot […]

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RFG News – February 2019 – Issue 134

Welcome to the 134th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, and a special edition on The Williams Rail Review Click here to download your copy now The February 2019 edition leads on the creation of an exciting new tie-up Maritime Intermodal, a combined offering between DB Cargo UK and Maritime Transport. We wish […]

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RFG News – December 2018 – Issue 133

The latest issue of RFG News has now been published and is available to download below. RFG News – Issue 133 – December 2018 The December 2018 edition leads on the disappointing news that the Transpennine upgrade work will now not include provision for freight trains, pushing yet more freight onto the already busy motorway. […]

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RFG News- November 2018 – Issue 132

The latest issue of RFG News has now been published and is available to download below. RFG News – Issue 132 – November 2018 The November 2018 edition begins with the news that DB Cargo UK has opened its new £6m steel logistics hub in Wolverhampton. We held our AGM and Autumn Group Meeting on […]

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