Diversity & Inclusion

EMR celebrate Belper and Derby Pride with special Rainbow Train

East Midlands Railway’s LGBTQIA+ Employee Network has created a special rainbow livery to celebrate Pride and to promote diversity in…

1 week ago

Changing the face of construction: EDI report shows HS2 continues to lead by example

HS2 has published its annual Equality, Diversity and Inclusion report. The report shows how the company delivering Britain’s new railway…

2 weeks ago

GTR recruits special guests for announcements ahead of Brighton Pride

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has enlisted the help of two of Brighton’s most iconic drag queens ahead of next weekend’s…

3 weeks ago

Rail journeys help Sheffield residents improve confidence and reduce isolation

A Sheffield group has been given a confidence boost to get out and about independently on the region’s trains. Eight…

4 weeks ago

RIA and Women in Rail publish first ever EDI Charter Annual Report

The Railway Industry Association (RIA) and Women in Rail (WR) are launching the first Annual Report for their joint EDI Charter…

1 month ago

LNER Appoints First Female Engineering Director

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is pleased to announce that Dr Linda Wain has been appointed to the role of…

1 month ago

The Big Rail Diversity Challenge 2022: A Fun Event With a Serious Message

On 22 June 2022, companies representing the UK’s rail industry came together at Newark Showground to participate in the seventh…

2 months ago

Metro becomes England’s first railway to have tactile paving on every platform

The Tyne and Wear Metro has become England’s first rail network to have tactile paving on every platform edge, delivering…

2 months ago

Greater Anglia supports Sunflower scheme to help people with non-visible disabilities

Greater Anglia is continuing to support the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Lanyard scheme so that passengers with non-visible disabilities can get…

2 months ago

Northern all set to celebrate Blackpool Pride with customers and colleagues this weekend

Northern is celebrating Pride Month alongside colleagues and the communities across its rail network.   The train operator is a sponsor…

2 months ago