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10 of the best rural rail lines in Europe: readers’ travel tips | Travel

Winning tip: S-bahn around Freiburg, Germany You’d usually only find an S-bahn network (commuter train) in a big metropolis in Germany, but just outside Freiburg im Breisgau in the Black Forest, a small S-bahn network connects the medieval towns of the Kaiserstuhl hills. The S-bahn grid across the Kaiserstuhl runs in a circle, with stops […]

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Lorries topple and train lines close as wind and rain cause disruption

Image copyright Police Scotland Image caption An HGV crashed onto a police car on the A1 near Haddington Heavy rain and strong winds have been battering Scotland, causing disruption on the roads, railways and ferries. Met Office weather warnings for wind and rain are in place across much of Scotland and the north of England. […]

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