Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Do we want Cumbria’s nuclear traffic on the roads?

Chris Barker, Hornsey London N8
06 July 2012
 

I’m sure Network Rail would be able to make a ‘back of a fag packet’ estimate of the cost of running the Cumbrian Coast line (Letters LTT 22 Jun).

What would be more difficult is to estimate the consequent costs if it were closed. It is well established that closing a branch line results in loss of traffic on the connecting main lines and road congestion. In the case of Cumbria this is brought starkly into relief by the presence of Sellafield. Would we like nuclear traffic to...

+22% more

 

 
Passenger Operations Supervisor
London Borough of Sutton
Morden
Commercial (Procurement) Manager – Surface Transport
Transport for London
Southwark, London
£40,000-£52,000+ Excellent Benefits
Commercial (Procurement) Manager – Surface Transport
Transport for London
Southwark, London
£40,000-£52,000+ Excellent Benefits
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2015 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: support@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7857

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise