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Councils spot train potential where operators are silent

Jonathon Tyler
23 November 2018
 

So, four West Northamptonshire councils propose a study into reopening the Market Harborough to Northampton railway (“Northants champions ‘North-South railway” LTT 09 Nov). Good for them. And good for Leicestershire and Northamptonshire County Councils that they purchased the trackbed when it closed and protected it ever since. 

But why does it take a local initiative to spot the potential of a link between the Midland and West Coast Main Lines along a corridor dominated...

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