News and Updates

Full steam ahead for Myerscough College rail apprenticeships

Myerscough College has overcome the recruitment challenges faced by Covid-19 to recruit the largest intake of Railway Engineering Technician apprentices to date. The ‘Class of 2020’ – Advanced Railway Engineering…

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Railweek 2020 Launched!

RAIL WEEK IS BACK … 5-11 October 2020 … with a digital twist! For many in rail, been out and about is central to our roles – whether at depots,…

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Rail Week 2018 – Year of Engineering: Shaping the Future

What a great week it was! Dedicated to promoting the exciting and diverse career opportunities of the rail industry and inspiring a new generation of young people in rail, Rail…

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GDPR Privacy Policy Update

In line with the new General Data Protection Regulations (“GDPR”) which have come into effect from the end of May, Young Rail Professionals (YRP), the organisation delivering Rail Week, have recently…

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National Apprenticeship Week 2018

It’s National Apprenticeship Week! Throughout the week, meet rail apprentices across the country from all walks of life building their exciting career in rail. A Railway Engineering Apprenticeship is one…

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Rail Week 2018 Dates Announced!

Rail Week is delighted to announce its 2018 dates! What a crackling treat just before the Christmas holidays! Rail Week will return next year from 8th to 14th October 2018.…

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Mock Assessment Centre Day by Knorr-Bremse RailServices

Mock Assessment Centre held as part of Rail Week October 18, 2017 [Knorr-Bremse United Kingdom Company Notice] As part of Rail Week, Knorr-Bremse RailServices at Wolverton invited eight students and…

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Rail Week 2017 the best yet!

YOU WERE GREAT! Thank you for supporting Rail Week 2017! What a week! Rail Week 2017 was a great success with over 80 collaborators from across the rail industry and…

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Rail Week Day 2 Highlights

Rail Week Day 2 – #AdaLovelaceDay It was Ada Lovelace Day on Tuesday, and what a great way of celebrating women in STEM during Rail Week with Newcastle College Rail Academy’s…

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Rail Week blog: Diversity in rail

This year’s Rail Week is all about diversity in jobs and people. Paul Case, National Chair of Young Rail Professionals (YRP) and Project Manager at London Underground give his thoughts…

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