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Railways and the Scottish Referendum

What impact will the Scottish referendum on independence have on the railways? With the referendum just days away the impact on Britain’s railways seems to be almost off the radar, although to be fair there are other more pressing issues that are also still up in the air.

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Railway Oddities

The Oddity Central website collects oddities of the world. It contains quite a few railway oddities, from the literally high speed train cleaners to the cat working as a station master.

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Steam in the Street: RAE Farnborough

The idea of steam engines running down ordinary streets seems almost inconceivable under the current strict heath and safety regime. However, until the late 1960s, steam engines did indeed run down the street in Farnborough.

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