RBF (the new name for Railway Benefit Fund), is sponsoring this year’s HR Manager of the Year. The move heralds a higher public profile for RBF, the railway charity dedicated to helping current, former and retired railway staff. Abi Smith joined...
Morson International, top technical recruiters, will sponsor the Rail Engineer of the Year award at this year’s 8th RailStaff Awards. The RailStaff Awards takes place on 25th October 2014 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Rail Engineer of the Year provides...
As part of Samaritans suicide prevention partnership with Network Rail, Samaritans are again sponsoring the Lifesaver Award at the Railstaff Awards 2014. Now in its third year the Lifesaver Award aims to recognise the pre-emptive actions of station staff,...
FirstGroup is the proud sponsor of the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s RailStaff Awards. The company is Britain’s largest rail operator carrying more than 330 million passengers per annum. It operates First Great Western, First Capital Connect, First TransPennine Express,...

The bridge to success

Bridgeway Consulting is supporting the Rail Safety Person of the Year award at the RailStaff Awards 2014, held this year for the first time, at a bigger location, Coventry Ricoh Arena. Bridgeway Consulting, which has supported the RailStaff Awards...
McGinley Support Services is once again sponsoring the Infrastructure Team of the Year at this year’s RailStaff Awards. McGinley Support Services is a Link- Up accredited supplier of personnel and support services to the national railway and various urban metro rail...
Progress Rail Services UK Ltd is the proud sponsor of Project Manager of the Year Award 2014. The RailStaff Awards recognises the Professionalism, Innovation, Service and Excellence of individuals and companies in the rail industry. Project Managers play such an important...
Top training company, SETEC, is sponsoring the Trainer of the Year at the RailStaff Awards 2014. This popular award salutes the work of an army of trainers and instructors throughout the rail industry. One growing side effect of the search for...
Technical recruitment specialist, Mane Contract Services, is sponsoring the Depot Team of the Year at the RailStaff Awards 2014. The UK now has one of the newest and best performing passenger rail fleets in Europe. The rail freight industry has also...
Westermo Data Communications is sponsoring the Signalling and Telecommunications Engineer of the Year award at this year’s RailStaff Awards. The award aims to highlight pioneering work developed by the rail industry’s signalling and telecommunications specialists as new projects and...
Heathrow Express is backing the Train Driver of the Year award at the RailStaff Awards 2014. The popular category is the first that comes to mind when people talk of the RailStaff Awards. Top performing Heathrow Express is best positioned...
Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL), the Alstom/Balfour Beatty joint venture is delighted to endorse and sponsor the ‘Graduate of The Year’ at the RailStaff Awards 2014. Steve McLaren, SSL Managing Director, says: ‘As a company which has a strong focus on...
GB Railfreight is backing the Outstanding Customer Service Award at this year’s RailStaff Awards. In an industry with a high ratio of customer-supplier contact the award is one of the most important. Moreover as the relationship between suppliers and purchasers...
Shorterm Group, specialists in recruitment and technical support services for the engineering industry, is proud to be sponsoring Rail Manager of the Year at the RailStaff Awards 2014. Steve Gallucci, CEO at Shorterm Group says, ‘We are proud to be...
Cleshar is sponsoring the Apprentice of the Year at the RailStaff Awards 2014. The company has itself pioneered an ambitious apprenticeship scheme and is also developing a new training academy - scheduled to open early next year. Cleshar is a UK-based...
Network Rail is supporting the RailStaff Awards 2014 at a bigger venue - Coventry Ricoh Arena. In a fitting parallel to Network Rail’s inspired capacity enhancing projects the RailStaff Awards has grown exponentially and also needs more capacity fast. 2014...
McGinley Support Services is once again sponsoring the Infrastructure team of the Year at this year’s RailStaff awards. McGinley Support Services is a Link-Up accredited supplier of personnel and support services to the national railway and various urban metro rail...
Bridgeway Consulting Ltd is supporting the Rail Safety Person of the Year at the RailStaff Awards 2012. With safety at the forefront of all operations, Bridgeway Consulting has always aimed to provide a safe, effective and professional service to its...
2013 looks like being a busy and successful year for Virgin Trains, which is backing this year’s Depot Team of the Year at the RailStaff Awards. Says Tom O’Connor of the Rail Media Group, ‘We are delighted to welcome Virgin...
London Underground joins Network Rail as associate sponsor of the RailStaff Awards 2013. London’s Underground (LU) is one of the busiest urban rail networks in the world. The Tube carried more than 1.2bn passengers in 2012/13, as many as the...
As our roads become more congested and the green agenda encourages us out of cars and onto public transport, rail is becoming more important as a means of travel. Writes Dave Darnell, UK rail sector director, WSP Group With the...
The Stobart Rail Team has won this year’s Rail Team of the Year Award. Will McMurray accepted the award on behalf of the team. The Rail Team of the Year Award is sponsored by CDI AndersElite. In appalling weather the team...

Signal success for Phil Graham

Phil Graham of Network Rail has won this year’s Signalling Person of the Year Award. Many signallers owe their advanced knowledge of Railway Signalling to evening classes run by Phil. Signalling Person of the Year is sponsored by Morson Group. Friends...
Simone Carter, who works in the Travel Centre at Worcester Foregate Street for London Midland, won this year’s Outstanding Customer Service award. ‘Simone is an absolute celebrity at Foregate Street,’ said Alex Hynes, former commercial director of London Midland and...

RailStaff December: Railway royalty

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