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All aboard: Hong Kong bullet train signals high-speed integration with China

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s controversial bullet train got off to a smooth start on Sunday, as hundreds of passengers whistled north across the border at...

Greater Anglian train inspector asks ‘heavily’ pregnant passenger to PROVE she is expecting to get a seat

A PREGNANT woman was fined and told to prove she was expecting when she sat in first class on a packed train. Staff on the Greater Anglia journey from London Liverpool...

Pregnant passenger fined for sitting in 1st class on London train

A woman was fined and told to prove she was pregnant when she tried to sit in first class on a packed train.  The passenger, described as ‘heavily with...

British priest, 72, put two policemen in hospital after groping women on a train in Italy

British priest, 72, put two policemen in hospital after violently lashing out when he was caught groping women on a train in Italy The 72-year-old priest had allegedly...

Farce as new £99-a-ticket steam train service called The Aberdonian won’t actually call at Aberdeen

Passengers in Aberdeen won’t be able to board the Aberdonian steam train named after their city. A new tourist attraction, which opens next year, will give visitors...

Ex-soldier, 29, who survived jumping in front of a train after suffering from PTSD apologises

An ex-soldier who jumped in front of a train while suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder has apologised to those who witnessed his attempted suicide. Perry...

Passengers on train with no toilet left behind after getting out at station

Train staff tell passengers on Arriva service with broken loos to get off at a station to use the lavatories – and then LEAVE without them Loos were out of order...

Outrage after train company takes 10% of cash in lost wallets as ‘fee’ for handing them back

A rail company took 10 per cent of the contents of lost wallets in exchange for handing them back. The lost property policy by Arriva Trains Wales came to light when a...

Manchester United stars travel down to Watford on the train ahead of tomorrow night’s game

MANCHESTER UNITED stars travelled down to Watford on the train ahead of tomorrow night’s Premier League clash. Jose Mourinho and Co were snapped at Stockport...

Brand new ‘high-tech’ train to London breaks down leaving 350 passengers stranded for FIVE HOURS and commuters rescued by ladder

COMMUTERS were plunged into travel chaos when a new high tech train broke down leaving 350 passengers stranded for five hours. Frustrated travellers had to be evacuated...