Forthcoming Rail Freight Meetings

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In Partnership With

North East Rail Freight Partner Group Meeting
Date: 16 October 2019
Cost: Free
Location: Newton Aycliffe Manufacturing Facility, Merchant Park, Millennium Way, Aycliffe Business Park, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6UG
Time: 10:30
Description: We are delighted to have secured our venue for the next Rail Freight Group meeting: The Hitachi Train Manufacturing Plant at Newton Aycliffe. This will involve a tour of the facilities, lunch and presentations relating to Rail Freight in the North East. We have already secured speakers from Network Rail and HM Prison and Probation Service. A full agenda will be provided in due course.

As tour places are limited please respond direct to me Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you need assistance getting there, let me know and I can look to try and arrange transport. The nearest train station is Heighington and Aycliffe Business Park is served by buses 5 and 5A which also serve Bishop Auckland and Darlington.

Let me know if you have any questions.


Contact: If you are interested in attending this meeting and shaping the future of freight in the North East, please email