Trans-Pennine electrification hopes rise

TransPennine Express Nova 3 Class 68 (Photo Tony Miles)

UK: Industry sources report that there is now ‘every chance’ of the entire trans-Pennine route between Manchester and Leeds being electrified, rather than only the western portion as far as Stalybridge and then east from Huddersfield to Leeds. Passenger and freight operators are understood to be working together to fully ...

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