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First train to China leaves London Gateway

The first ever UK to China export train has departed from DP World London Gateway to make the 7,500 mile, three-week-long journey to Yiwu in the Zhe Jiang province in eastern China.

Freight gives up half rail slots

Rail freight operators have given up 4,702 of their reserved slots on the rail network – about half their total allocation – to free up more capacity for other passenger and freight services.

Welcome for Howbury RFI decision

Freight on Rail has welcomed the decision by Bexley Council to give planning approval to a new rail freight interchange at Howbury Park in southeast London.

GreenBridge launches new round-trip service

GreenBridge Multimodal has launched a new round-trip train service between Turkey and Europe. The train is the fourth round-trip, regular service connecting the Duisburg rail hub and the port of Trieste.

New director for BIFA

Rachel Morley has joined the board of the British International Freight Association replacing Carson McMullan who has stepped down having been on the board since 2009.