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RFG News – May 2022 – Issue 153

The 153rd issue of RFG News is now available to download. Download your copy here. It leads with the news that Stadler, Beacon Rail and GB Railfreight are collaborating to bring the new bi-mode Class 99 to the UK in 2025. It’s an exciting development in the ongoing efforts across the sector to decarbonise rail […]

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RFG News – December 2021 – Issue 151

Welcome to the 151st issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter. Download your copy here. It leads with our annual RFG Christmas Lunch. It was a great event and it was wonderful to see so many members coming out to support us, after so many months of disruption and possibly more on […]

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RFG News – July 2021 – Issue 148

The 148th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Click here to download your copy. The July 2021 issue leads with the reform of Britain’s railways and the reaction from RFG. We ran a webinar discussing the impact of any changes on both rail freight and the wider […]

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RFG News – May 2021 – Issue 147

The 147th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Click here to download your copy. The May 2021 issue leads with the united call by the rail sector for much greater electrification across the UK. If Government is going to hit its environmental targets, the network absolutely needs the […]

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RFG News – March 2021 – Issue 146

The 146th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Click here to download your copy. The March 2021 issue leads with the news that Stadler and Rail Operations (UK) have signed a new deal for 30 Class 93 tri-mode locomotives. It’s an exciting development for the sector as they […]

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RFG News – December 2020 – Issue 145

The 145th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Click here to download. In the December 2020 issue, the final newsletter of the year, we look back on some of the key successes from both within the RFG and the across the rail freight sector.  We lead with the […]

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RFG News – September 2020 – Issue 143

The 143rd issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Download a copy here. The September 2020 issue leads with the RFG’s announcement that iPort Rail has been named as its Business of the Year award winner 2020. As the RFG Awards go online for the first time, it was […]

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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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