|20/07/2018||Sale of Network Rail's commercial estate reaches final stages
|20/07/2018||China keen to develop UK-China freight traffic
|19/07/2018||More disruption from faults sees Scotrail record worst June punctuality since 2006
|19/07/2018||Amtrak revives its classic 1950s glass-domed train
|18/07/2018||Kerse Road bridge reaches new heights
|17/07/2018||Disabled former MP stranded after new station's lift failure
|16/07/2018||Passengers advised of changed access into Queen Street station
|16/07/2018||Investigation launched after train carrying nuclear material ran stop signal at Kingussie
|15/07/2018||The 'locomotives graveyard' where hundreds of old engines were saved from the scrapheap
|13/07/2018||£100m transformation of key Glasgow rail junction enters final phase
|1840||Great Western Railway
Steventon to Faringdon Road (now Challow) opened. Stations on this section at: Wantage Road, Challow.
|1890||West Highland Railway
Banavie Branch authorised.
|1920||Panama Canal Opened
Service cut back from Rhydyfelin Halt to Coryton.
|1963||Glasgow Dumbarton and Helensburgh Railway
Ruchill Goods and Hospital Branch closed.
|June 2018||Serious rail disruption caused by unusually high temperatures near end of month.|
|May 2018||First of the ScotRail leased class 365 units appears on the E&G line.|
|March 2018||Red weather warning of freezing temperatures and heavy snow is followed by transport chaos at beginning of month.|
|February 2018||Announcement that Stagecoach/Virgin ECML franchise to end early.|
|December 2017||First electric services run on Edinburgh - Glasgow main line.|
|Bath and Bristol since 2008||87 photos|
|Kenya National Rail Museum Nairobi||16 photos|
|Milton Keynes||50 photos|
Author(s) Simon Jenkins
Author(s) Kate Moore
Author(s) Sheila O^Flanagan
Publisher The History Press
Author(s) Simon Farquhar