Upcoming Events

West Midlands – Macmillan Cancer – World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Following on from the phenomenal success of last year’s event, WRWM is delighted to be supporting Macmillan Cancer’s fundraising “World’s Biggest…

London – Self-Confidence workshop

Apologies – due to an overwhelming response registration for this event is now CLOSED.     The London Regional group are holding…

North West – Professional Development workshop

Join Women in Rail North West for a Continuing Professional Development day! The workshop, sponsored and hosted by Network Rail…

East Midlands – The First Step to the Next Step

During the evening, you will have the opportunity to take your own personal journey towards your next step.  The event…

Yorkshire – How to deal with Banter at Work

Banter is harmless right?  Not necessarily, especially when it leaves you with a bad taste in your mouth and wishing…

North West – Networking & Wine Tasting – WRNW & Women in Nuclear UK

Hosted by Women in Nuclear UK and Women in Rail, this joint event will have an ED&I theme.  Join us…

Yorkshire – Social media success and cocktail-making evening

Research suggests that women are greater users (in numbers and frequency) of social media. It has also been suggested that…

Past Events

London – 20 Rising Stars – Drinks Reception

Apologies – due to an overwhelming response registration for this event is now CLOSED.  In April Women in Rail launched a…

West Midlands – Empowerment & Self Confidence workshop

How often have you felt that you’re not achieving your full potential, because you either lack in self confidence or…

South – Networking Evening and South Launch

A BIG THANK YOU! On Monday 21st August, Women in Rail (WR) launched the South Regional Group at the Malmaison…

North West – Ginspirational & Regional Group Launch

  Women in Rail launched its North West Regional Group with ‘Ginspirational’ at the Malmaison Hotel, Manchester on Tuesday July…

East Midlands – Launch of regional group

Women in Rail East Midlands’ launch event took place on 29 June at the Derby Conference Centre. Attending the event…

Yorkshire – International Women in Engineering Day – Network your way into engineering

Interested in Engineering? Work in the rail industry? Want to understand what your engineering colleagues do all day? Have a…

The Big Rail Diversity Challenge 2017

Friday 9th June, Women in Rail, in collaboration with Nimble Media, hosted The Big Rail Diversity Challenge 2017 at the…

London – Railway Industry Quiz Night

On Monday 22nd May, Women in Rail, the National Skills Academy for Rail and the Department for Transport teamed up…

London – Mentoring Workshop 2017

On Thursday 6th April, Women in Rail held a mentoring workshop at the offices of Angel Trains in London.  …

East Midlands – Meeting to appoint Leadership Team

The WR East Midlands Regional Group, led by Kristin Thorslund of Bombardier Transportation, hosted its first meeting on 16th March…

West Midlands – Workshop: Networking event on Work/Life Balance & Flexible Working

Women in Rail West Midlands Regional Group  held a networking event on work/life balance where we explored flexible working, the…

London – Women in Rail Annual Conference 2016

On 7th December, WR held its annual Conference, in collaboration with NSAR.   The theme of the conference was “Developing…

The Big Pink

Friday 14th October 2016, Women in Rail invited everyone in the UK railway industry to support The Big Pink and…

The Big Rail Diversity Challenge

In September, Women in Rail held the inaugural Big Rail Diversity Challenge at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground.   The purpose of…

West Midlands – Macmillan Coffee Morning

Women In Rail West Midlands   The Sweet Taste of Cake and A Successful First Event   On Friday 30th…

North West – Networking skills workshop

Women in Rail held a Networking Skills workshop on Wednesday 28th September at the Museum of Science and Industry. The…

London – 20 Most Inspirational Women in Rail – Drinks Reception

On 7th September, Women in Rail hosted a drinks reception to celebrate the winners, the nominees and all the men…

East Midlands – Workshop: Unconscious Bias

On Wednesday 20th July, Women in Rail held an unconscious bias workshop to celebrate the launch of its East Midlands…

Women in Rail West Midlands Regional Group – supporting CIHT/WIT Event

The Women in Rail West Midlands Regional Group proudly supported an event organised by Highways England on 12th July 2016…

London – Mentoring Workshop 2016

The Women in Rail mentoring workshop, held in support of Railweek, took place on Tuesday 28th June at the offices…

Yorkshire – Workshop: Self-confidence

  On 26th May, Women in Rail successfully launched its Yorkshire Regional Group, which will be led by Jennie Pitt…

West Midlands – Regional group launch & workshop: Building a good network

On the 14th April Women in Rail successfully launched its West Midlands Group, supported by the Young Rail Professionals West…

London – Women in Rail Annual Conference 2015

  The Women in Rail annual conference was a fantastic success and the feedback received from attendees has been extremely…

East Midlands – Bombardier supporting Women In Rail

Bombardier Event Supporting Women In Rail 21st September 2015 from 6.30pm. London Transport Museum. Take responsibility for your own success – If…

London – Workshop: Unconscious Bias

Unconscious bias occurs automatically and is identified by psychologists as part of everyone’s social identity. This is because, whether we…

West Midlands – Next Generation Rail

Next Generation Rail: Knowledge Without Borders.   RRUKA, in collaboration with Young Railway Professionals (YRP) and RSSB’s FutureRailway programme, organised…

London – Workshop: Networking & cocktail making

Women in Rail hosted another entertaining afternoon of networking skills coaching and cocktail making on Tuesday 23rd June at the…

London – Workshop: Flexible working

The Flexible Working workshop was very successful and the feedback received from attendees has been tremendous. We will hold it…

East Midlands & Yorkshire – Join us for drinks in York and Derby

International Women’s Day was on 8th March 2015!   To celebrate International Women’s Day, Women in Rail hosted two informal networking…

London – Wine Tasting Evening

Women in Rail hosted a wine tasting evening on Thursday 27th November 2014 to update its members on the Group’s…

London – Breakfast Seminar with Baroness Kramer

On Monday 17th November 2014, Women in Rail in partnership with Westminster Advisers hosted a breakfast seminar “Women in Transport…

London – Mentoring Information Evening

On Thursday 13th November, Women in Rail held its first Mentoring Information Evening.   The evening was attended by circa…

East Midlands – Workshop: Women in Engineering

As part of the Derby 175 celebrations, Women in Rail hosted an event at the East Midlands Train Academy in…

London – Workshop: Flexible working

The feedback received from our members indicated that many were keen to explore in more details the multiple facets of…

London – Workshop: Building self-confidence

By popular demand, the Women in Rail workshop “Furthering the success of women in the rail industry: building your self-confidence” was…

London – Networking Event

Women in Rail organised an event “The art of Effective networking”, in London, on Wednesday 20th November 2013 to explore…

Yorkshire – Workshop: Building self-confidence

Feedback received from the Women in Rail launch event in April 2013 indicated that Women in Rail members wanted to…

The MoonWalk London

Walking the walk…

London – Women in Rail launch event

On 10th April 2013, Women in Rail officially launched at One Whitehall Place in London. The launch event reflected the…