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Could Old Oak Common rail station offer a new Chiltern Rail link with HS2, Crossrail and The Heathrow Express?

England’s Economic Heartland Strategic Alliance has welcomed the publication of Network Rail’s West Midlands and Chilterns Route Study, which recommends connecting the Chiltern mainline to Old Oak Common.
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More than 50 residents from Southcourt and beyond gathered at the Old Stoke Road rail crossing to protest its abrupt closure by network rail.

Southcourt residents band together to protest Old Stoke Road rail crossing

More than 50 residents from Southcourt and beyond gathered at the Old Stoke Road rail crossing to protest its abrupt closure by network rail.

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Many Southcourt residents are furious with the closure

Southcourt residents take action against Network Rail

Residents in Southcourt are saying enough is enough to Network Rail after they closed the Old Stoke Road rail crossing without consulting residents.

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VIDEO: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

A terrified mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped towards the sea.

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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Troubled Carillion to work on construction of HS2 high-speed rail project

Troubled Carillion to work on construction of HS2 high-speed rail project

Troubled construction giant Carillion is among the firms awarded contracts for the building of phase one of the controversial HS2 rail line, the Government has announced.

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HORRIFIC: The scene of the crash

GRAPHIC VIDEO: The devastating crash footage police want drivers using their phone at the wheel to see

Police are urging drivers who continue to use their phones at the wheel to watch this devastating crash footage.

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Rose Farm and Kennels to be dealt fatal blow in HS2 nightmare

Farmer dealt double blow in HS2 nightmare

A Steeple Claydon farmer whose land has been dealt a double blow by the East West Rail link and now HS2, is furious that HS2 Ltd hasn’t consulted him about changes to a bridge position, which will he says will create a death trap junction.

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Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

Thousands of Brits jetting off on city breaks this weekend could be faced with flight delays to popular European destinations.

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Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

One in four motorists admit to regularly ‘taking risks’ on the road, a study has found.

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Do you have a classic car you'd like to display?

Haddenham Classic Car Display rolls in on the 10th June.. Could you get involved?

Following the success of the last two Classic Car displays at Haddenham Fete, Jerome Flaxton is hoping for another great display at this year’s Fete on 10th June

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Dave Penney & Cllr Matthew Walsh, Mayor of Princes Risborough

Farewell bid to iconic 'bubble car' trains

Local residents and train enthusiasts flocked to Princes Risborough station on Friday 19 May, to say farewell to the iconic Class 121 ‘Bubble Cars’, which after 57 years have secured a place in history as Britain’s longest serving diesel trains.

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Bid farewell to the iconic bubble cars

Extra “Bubble Car” services scheduled to say farewell to iconic train

In response to increased interest from customers wishing to travel on the heritage class 121 Bubble Cars before they are retired on 19 May, Chiltern Railways has announced additional services for the final week of service.

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London Midland has advised against travelling to London Euston this evening.

Trains restored on London Midland routes to and from Euston

Rail services have been restored on the West Coast Main Line after yesterday’s fire in north London.

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Aylesbury commuters warned to expect busier services this evening

Aylesbury commuters warned to expect busier services this evening

Extra passengers could be on Aylesbury-bound rail services this evening, after London Euston Station had to be evacuated.

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The number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Across Britain, one person trespasses on the railway every hour, putting their lives in danger.

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A familiar site to many Aylesbury residents

More than 3,400 people have signed a petition calling for improvements to Aylesbury’s road network.

The petition was set up by Aylesbury resident Kevin Cox  after a burst water main on the A41 in March caused three days of traffic gridlock.

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Average commuter spends �48K in their career - just to get to work

Average commuter spends £48K in their career - just to get to work

The average British commuter will spend over £48,000 across their working lifetime - just to get to the office.

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Parts of Aylesbury have ground to a halt after a lorry has crashed on Broughton Bridge

Roads petition ends with more than 3,400 signatures while Aylesbury potholes are repaired thanks to help from the Herald

More than 3,400 people have signed a petition calling for improvements to Aylesbury’s road network.

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Vintage 301 bus a rare sight in Aston Clinton village

Vintage 301 bus a rare sight in Aston Clinton village

A nostalgic sight greeted residents of Aston Clinton at the weekend when the old 301 bus passed through the village.

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