Trains on a mercy mission: updated

Over 20 years since the demise of British Rail’s Red Star parcels service, which used trains to delivery sameday consignments around the British Isles, urgent pharma shipments are once again taking to the rails, says Bio FastTrack, a partnership between InterCity RailFreight (ICRF) and WEGO Carbon Neutral Couriers. Companies around the country running clinical trials where samples need to be tested in London laboratories have found that 125mph passenger trains from ... [+]

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