PHILIP SHERRATT analyses plans to complete the Western Section eastwards to Bedford and Milton Keynes

Completion of the Western Section of East West Rail has moved closer. The EWR Alliance, comprising Network Rail, Atkins, Laing O’Rourke and VolkerRail, has submitted a Transport and Works Act Order (TWAO) application seeking the necessary permissions to design, build and operate the line from Bicester and Aylesbury to Milton Keynes and Bedford.


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