Monday 11 Sep 2006
AFTER 50 YEARS OF SERVICE JOHN IS STILL ON BOARD
Notes to editorsThe Port Talbot project is part of a £400 million programme to renew the signalling infrastructure across South Wales over the next decade. The project is well underway, with equipment commissioned in the 1960s being replaced with modern signalling technology, including new signals, signal structures, control systems and track circuits. In 1956 John originally applied for a career in the police force but was rejected for being less than 5’8’’ tall.
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