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The week in numbers: Transport confidence, the Railway Ball and Wi-Fi success


Transport Focus says 82% of customers feel safe in relation to using a train

56% of non-rail users, on the other hand, said they would feel safe if circumstances meant they had to get a train

Network Rail has finished a £28 million project for fast Wi-Fi in 19 of its stations

There are now 9 categories in the Women in Rail Awards, thanks to a new category for quality, Diversity and Inclusion

Announcing its Railway Ball early discounts, organisers of the fundraiser said, overall, nearly £8 million had been raised for Railway Children so far

HS2 archaeologists found a figurine that was almost 2,000 years old, dating to 43-79AD

Network Rail’s Telecom’s business and customer development team hosted a walk and talk event raising more than £1,200 towards the Railway Benefit Fund’s (RBD) £40,000 Christmas Children’s Appeal.

HS2 has said that its trains will be powered by zero-carbon energy from day one of operation.


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