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Harper: no ‘big bang’ announcement on GBR

Transport Secretary insists rail reform is progressing

Time for the great reset

With the Great British Railways legislation deferred, what should the rail industry do next?

Legislation to create GBR deferred

Changed Government priorities likely to delay implementation of Williams-Shapps plans

800 Series cracking – ORR final report

■ No independent technical investigation
■ Call for review of standards
■ Six-year modification programme
■ Four weeks out of service for nine-car set
■ Fresh crack locations emerging

Rail reform – all words and no action?

Our columnist questions the pace of progress a year on from the publication of the Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail

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GBR HQ: place your bets

The answer to the ultimate question is 42. The number of bidders for the new 222 Marylebone Road

Time is not on our side

Can we afford to wait for rail reform?

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Staycation Express suspended for 2022

RAIL CHARTER Services has confirmed that its summer service over the Settle to Carlisle line, popularly called the Staycation Express, will not operate in 2022.

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Minister aims to have GBR in place in early 2024

Emphasis on devolved structure of new organisation

Class 80x cracks to be repaired at Eastleigh

The entire Class 80x fleet is to have cracks repaired at Arlington Fleet Services, Eastleigh.