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New Cross-Member Mentoring Scheme will help develop key rail freight skills RFG launches new mentoring programme

New Cross-Member Mentoring Scheme will help develop key rail freight skills

Rail Freight Group has today (18 Jan) launched a new Cross-Member Mentoring Scheme that aims to help develop rail freight skills across the sector, and support individuals with their own personal development. The new programme, which will run through 2023, is open to anyone working in an RFG member company.  Mentees will be matched with […]

RFG News – November 2022 – Issue 156

RFG News – November 2022 – Issue 156

The November 2022 issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has now been published. Download your copy here. It leads with the exciting news that GB Railfreight has made a significant investment in a new depot near the East Coast Mainline, which will create jobs and could play a key role in encouraging […]

RFG NEWS – September 2022 – Issue 155

RFG NEWS – September 2022 – Issue 155

The 155th issue of RFG News, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter, has been published. Download your copy here. It leads with the news that the Highland Spring rail freight terminal is now open. It’s a fantastic development that has been years in the making and a huge congratulations to everyone who helped deliver the […]

Ambitious target needed to drive freight growth

Ambitious target needed to drive freight growth

RFG has today called for an ambitious target to be set for Great British Railways (GBR) to drive rail freight growth.  Responding to the Call for Evidence from the GBR Transition Team, RFG highlighted the potential for freight growth, and the need for GBR to work with the private sector freight operators and customers to […]

DB Cargo UK named RFG Business of the Year DB Cargo RFG Business of the Year

DB Cargo UK named RFG Business of the Year

DB Cargo UK has been named as Business of the Year at the annual Rail Freight Group Awards, which were held on 8 September at Shendish Manor Hotel, Apsley. The judges were impressed with the company’s entries in several categories, “showing the depth and breadth of its innovation and customer service”. DB Cargo also won […]

Consultation on Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail: your chance to contribute to the RFG response Latest-News

Consultation on Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail: your chance to contribute to the RFG response

Online roundtable: 8.30 – 10am, Wed 13 July All RFG members are invited to an online roundtable meeting to discuss the Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail. RFG is sending in a response (deadline 4 August) and is seeking input from members who wish to contribute. We have already circulated a member’s briefing on this. The plan […]