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RFG welcomes rail safety training designed for the construction industry

RFG welcomes rail safety training designed for the construction industry

A new training course offering rail safety awareness training to the construction materials industry has been welcomed by Rail Freight Group.   “With increasing volumes of aggregates and other building materials being delivered to construction sites by rail, this is an excellent time to launch a training course on rail safety for those working in […]

Rail freight grants press comment

Rail freight grants press comment

Commenting on the Sunday Times article of 19 February regarding rail freight grants, Maggie Simpson, RFG Executive Director said: “We are concerned at the potential implications of the decision to reduce the budget for rail freight grants, and have been in discussion with Department for Transport to highlight the issues.   “The overall need for grant support […]

RFG News – December 2016 – Issue 121

RFG News – December 2016 – Issue 121

The latest issue of RFGN, the Rail Freight Group’s regular newsletter is out now.  The December edition (Issue 121) leads on the Secretary of State’s move to further reform the railways and the RFG’s warning not to neglect freight customers.  The edition also includes photos from the group’s popular Christmas Lunch, where we welcomed more […]