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Light Rail news roundup 24th June 2022

Friday June 24, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – A European award for a talented tram manager in Nottingham, industrial action in Croydon and reports that the Docklands extension is still on track.

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Funding boost for light rail

Tuesday June 21, 2022

The organisation responsible for light rail safety in the UK is all set to press ahead with its vital work thanks to continued government funding.

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European award for Nottingham’s talented tram manager

Monday June 20, 2022

A member of the team running Nottingham’s tram network has been recognised as a rising star in the European transport sector after scooping a prestigious international award.

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Light Rail news roundup 17th June 2022

Friday June 17, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Records set in Manchester as music fans flock to the city and Edinburgh Trams also prepares to rock, birthday celebrations for Luas and services hit by industrial action in Sheffield.

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Career opportunities at South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority

Tuesday June 14, 2022

This really is an exciting time to be joining the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority as they continue to support the development of their region and make South Yorkshire a great place to work and live. SYMCA serve South Yorkshire every day and connect people and businesses to the places they need to be. As […]

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Career opportunities at West Midlands Metro

Midland Metro Limited, the operator of West Midlands Metro is looking to recruit the following roles: Signalling and Telecommunications Trainee – £23,500 – The full job description can be downloaded here Electrical and Mechanical Trainee – £23,500 – The full job description can be downloaded here Electrical Maintenance Engineer (S&T Team) – £35,708 – The full […]

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Light Rail news roundup 10th June 2022

Friday June 10, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Services resume in the West Midlands, a new tram wrap in Edinburgh, Jubilee tree planting at Cullercoats Metro station and a full service on Brighton seafront . 

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New chair in place as engineering group backs research project

Light Rail engineers have welcomed the new chairman of an influential working group.

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Light Rail news roundup 1st June 2022

Wednesday June 1, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Platinum Jubilee celebrations in Blackpool and Nottingham, an update on services from West Midlands Metro, raising a glass to Edinburgh Trams on its birthday and a track dualling scheme on the Tyne and Wear Metro.

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