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Rail News
Meera Rambissoon
Network Rail's chief executive, Iain Coucher, has said that he will forgo any annual bonus this year to avoid clouding NR's success story on... continue
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Rail News
Meera Rambissoon
Siemens Mobility, Transport Scotland, ScotRail, First Group, and Network Rail representatives gathered at the Shields traincare depot in Glasgow to... continue
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Media Monitor
Estimates show that Network Rail has missed its efficiency target to cut costs over the last five years.
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People
Network Rail has appointed Chris Montgomery as project director of the remodelling of Birmingham New Street station Gateway scheme. He will have day... continue
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Letters to the Editor
Lord Bradshaw, House of Lords, London
The shambles which prevailed on the railway system over Easter, the high ‘monopoly’ charges levied on passengers because of the virtual... continue
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Rail News
The TSSA union has called on Network Rail to suspend HR director Peter Bennett, following allegations of sexual and racial harassment in the House of... continue
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Rail News
The Northern Way has set Network Rail the challenge of devising a strategy to radically improve rail services in the Manchester area by focusing on... continue
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Rail News
Merseytravel chief executive Neil Scales has dismissed arguments from Network Rail against a trial of vertical integration in Merseyside. The PTE... continue
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Rail News
James Dark
An expansion of the 140mph domestic Channel Tunnel Rail Link services has been put forward by Network Rail as the only practical means of meeting... continue
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Media Monitor
Meera Rambissoon
ORR defends Network Rail bonuses Network Rail’s controversial bonus scheme has been defended by the chairman of the rail industry watchdog in... continue
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Business Comment Lead Story
Government transport policy is often an easy target for criticism. And so it was with the long-term rail technical strategy and Towards a Sustainable... continue
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In brief
East Midlands Trains announced its best ever punctuality figures last week. Latest figures, for the period from March 1 to March 31 2009, show 94% of... continue
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In brief
National Express East Coast has recorded the best performance results on the East Coast Main Line for over ten years. Statistics for the last period... continue
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Rail News
Over 3,000 rail engineering workers at six of Network Rail’s contractors are to be balloted for industrial action after the RMT said that each... continue
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Rail News
The Department for Transport has backed plans to upgrade the Swindon-Kemble rail line despite funding for the £40m project being rejected by... continue
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Rail News Lead Story
James Dark
Network Rail has published a vision of the demand the long distance rail network will have to cater for over the next 30 years. The work forms the... continue
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In brief
Meera Rambissoon
Network Rail directors to defy ministers with bonus awards Network Rail is preparing to defy ministers by awarding bonuses to directors amid... continue
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In brief
Meera Rambissoon
Ministers urge Network Rail chiefs to give up £1m bonuses The Government is to put pressure on Network Rail to reduce or cancel bonuses of... continue
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In brief
Meera Rambissoon
Government could boost rail work and target fare dodgers in £250m package The government is considering a £250m stimulus package for the... continue
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In brief
Meera Rambissoon
Geoff Hoon hit by £70k rent row Transport Secretary Geoff Hoon paid his wife nearly £70,000 of taxpayers’ money in rent on his... continue
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