The Government is considering taking over the troubled Northern rail franchise from Arriva, Grant Shapps confirmed.
Although Arriva has a contract to run the franchise until the end of March 2025, the Government is under pressure to terminate it early.
Thousands of Northern’s services were cancelled or short-formed last year, and problems continue. The delayed delivery of new trains means the hated Pacer trains will continue in service next year. Sunday services on some lines...+69% more
TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS
© 2019 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved
Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: email@example.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959
Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855
Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: email@example.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861
Events & Conference Enquires
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865
Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: email@example.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875