The re-opening of the railway to Okehampton is great news. Network Rail and GWR in particular are to be congratulated for pursuing the project through to completion. Greengauge 21 was pleased to be asked to build on its earlier work… Read more › “Okehampton railway re-opening is an important step towards a full line re-instatement”
In the closing days of 2020, Dr Nicola Forsdike reminded us, in a paper written for the Rail Reform Group, (see ref 1) of an important thesis set out by Mark Casson (see ref 2). His conclusion was that Britain’s … Read more › “Transport’s number one climate change resilience project”
Oh dear, here we go again. ‘Northern rail services cost southern commuters £1 billion’ says the Daily Telegraph (27th August). ‘London commuters bankroll Northern rail services’ says ITV (28th August).
What’s worse the regulatory body that produces the … Read more › “Rail Subsidy North and South”