The first freight train to run from Britain to China left on Monday, carrying vitamins, baby products and other goods as Britain seeks to burnish its global trading credentials for when it leaves the European Union. Continue reading
ESSEX, ENGLAND, UK (REUTERS) – The tagline says it all.
This Independently Powered Electric Multiple Unit is being tested out over five weeks on a ten-mile track just outside London.
The train draws power from overhead lines.
It then lowers its pantograph and can run on its batteries instead.