In setting out Scotland’s priorities as input to the Integrated Rail Plan for the English North and Midlands, the Transport Scotland (TS) submission interestingly starts with railfreight. And very relevant this is too, given the expected demand for up to … Read more › “Anglo-Scottish rail development needs joined up thinking”
The Eastern Arm of HS2 is a critical part of an Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands but its role and function can be significantly strengthened says a new report by Greengauge 21.
The report from Greengauge 21 … Read more › “What is the purpose of HS2’s Eastern Arm?”
Government’s intention to develop an integrated rail plan for the North and Midlands is welcome.
This requires strategic planning, not just prioritising projects. The outcome should be a programme of rail network development designed to meet Government objectives. Today, these … Read more › “The Rail Needs of the North and the Midlands”