Park Signalling Director Awarded Trophy
IRSE recognises contribution

By Dave Tilmouth
04 July 2018 10:05:16

Long standing Section Secretary (and Park Signalling Director) Bill Redfern, was presented with the Chairman’s Trophy, an annual award recognising dedication, support and continued commitment to the Section, Institution and the railway industry itself....


The Doncaster Cream Tea!
Another successful charity event from the Traction & Rolling Stock charity team

By Dave Tilmouth
29 September 2016 15:17:49

The Traction and Rolling Stock Charity Team at Unipart Rail held its first Cream Tea event in Doncaster this month....


‘High Speed Awards’ recognises Unipart Rail’s success stories.
Traction & Rolling Stock’s annual awards ceremony rewards individual and team achievements.

By Dave Tilmouth
07 September 2016 11:05:05

Unipart Rail T&RS division held its annual ‘High Speed Awards’ evening to recognise the success of its staff over the last 12 months....


Unipart Rail supports Porterbrook charity cycle ride
Rail workers ride to raise £2k for children’s charity

By Dave Tilmouth
09 June 2016 13:02:20

Unipart Rail was proud to support Porterbrook in their recent cycle ride from Derby to London. A team of hardy employees from Derby cycled 136 miles to London as preparation for an even more gruelling endurance race later this summer....


All I want for Christmas....
is a blockade.

By Dave Tilmouth
09 June 2015 08:59:29

VolkerRail were undertaking a Christmas ‘blockade’ - where a section of track is closed down to enable refurbishment - and required continuous supply of materials over the period 24th to 28th December.

Because this was an unexpected demand with a tight schedule, delivery failures were not an option....


Nearly £12,000 raised for local Charities by Unipart Rail staff
Over £2000 raised for local Samaritans branch

By Dave Tilmouth
09 January 2015 11:45:31

Unipart Rail in Doncaster have raised nearly £12,000 for local charities during 2014 with a wide variety of activities including sky diving, dress down days and dragon boat racing.

One of the major charities chosen for support was The Samaritans and a fantastic £2,130 was raised for this important ...


Learn at 10 and do at 11 — that’s the Unipart Way
Most money spent on training is wasted, says John Neill, who wants to change that.

By Dave Tilmouth
21 July 2014 08:51:16

John Neill is not only a businessman, he is also dean of a university in a way — the Unipart Way, that is.

Two decades ago Neill decided that staff at Unipart Group needed more development opportunities if the business was to remain competitive, but he was not impressed with the training options ava...


£17,000 raised for local charities
Unipart Rail employees based in Doncaster have made a tremendous effort over the last 12 months to raise £17,000 for local charities including £10,000 for Cancer Research with a wide range of activities including Prize Raffles, Charity Bake Offs, Sponsored Walks and Dress-Down days in the office.

By Dave Tilmouth
01 April 2014 13:33:26

The Traction and Rolling Stock part of the company, with 400 employees based in two locations in Doncaster, decided to make a concerted effort to raise a significant amount of money for local causes but the response has surpassed their wildest dreams.

Shaun Taylor, co-ordinator of the internal Char...


Winning with Cheshire Business Awards
Unipart Rail won the Inspiring Apprenticeships Cheshire & Warrington Award

By Dave Tilmouth
14 October 2013 09:29:11

The annual Trinty Mirror Cheshire Business Awards celebrate the achievements and successes of companies of all sizes based within the Cheshire region. The awards honour those individuals and teams who have created new businesses or expanded existing lines, entrepreneurs whose ideas and imagination n...


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