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Staffordshire: Rail cable theft causes disruption for several weeks

Disruptive thieves have massive delays and damage to the rail network in Staffordshire over a several week theft rampage. Almost 2.26 miles of copper cable reaching the tens of thousands in worth has been removed over a period of a … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in ‘prison city’ Germany… co-ordinated national arson attack on ‘capitalism’s central nervous system’

German cops are investigating a string of arson attacks that have paralysed parts of the rail network across the country. Overnight fires at signal boxes and cable ducts caused huge delays on rail routes in and out of Berlin, Hamburg, … Continue reading

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Manchester: Graffiti gang in spraying spree across city’s transport network

Manchester’s most prolific gang of graffiti taggers who targeted trams and trains for many years has been brought down after causing damage worth £123,000 across the local network. The spray-paint crew were responsible for 125 attacks on trains and trams, … Continue reading

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Hull: Trains sent into chaos as wires cut on railway connecting city

There were major delays for the slaves to the machine heading in and out of Hull last Saturday morning. Many trains were cancelled and others severely delayed after cables were damaged at Brough, causing a signal to be shut down. … Continue reading

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