As the arm’s-length body gets up and running, East West Railway Chairman ROB BRIGHOUSE tells PHILIP SHERRATT how the aim is to do things differently on this project

East West Rail is mobilising. Centred on the Oxford to Cambridge corridor, EWR is very much the project of the moment. It has the personal backing of Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, with some Government sources describing the scheme as his ‘pet project’.

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