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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport7 April 1995
Mawhinney welcomes conclusion of Northern Line trains deal


1995-04-07 DoT-0011



Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport10 April 1995
Local authorities must play leading part in developing transport solutions says Mawhinney


1995-04-10 DoT-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Department of Transport20 July 1995
Watts announces level of domestic services for CTRL


1995-07-20 DoT-003
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Archive ::: Press release
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Department of Transport5 December 1995
Telecom sale rings up another rail privatisation success


1995-12-05 DoT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator22 February 1996
Rail Regulator welcomes Railtrack's intention to publish details of its performance


1996-02-22 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Department of Transport27 February 1996
Government gives go ahead to Thameslink 2000 rail project


1996-02-27 DoT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator12 March 1996
Rail Regulator outlines policy on investment in the enhancement of the rail network


1996-03-12 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Statement
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Office of the Rail Regulator3 April 1996
Rail Regulator's Statement [[Railtrack prospectus]]


1996-04-03 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport17 June 1996
New look trains on the Piccadilly Line


1996-06-17 LRT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator4 September 1996
Regulator launches proposals for Railtrack's ten-year plan for developing the rail network


1996-09-04 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport26 September 1996
Ending overcrowding on the Underground


1996-09-26 LRT-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator19 November 1996
Rail Regulator addresses charter operators


1996-11-19 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc3 December 1996
Railtrack renews pumping station at Severn tunnel


1996-12-03 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 December 1996
Railtrack publishes first quality indicators


1996-12-20 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc28 January 1997
Railtrack mobilises £760K cross channel sea defence project


1997-01-28 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack to spend four million pounds a day to create a railway “second to none”


1997-02-20 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack announces East Anglia investment bonanza


1997-02-20 RTK-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack to target freight for new growth


1997-02-20 RTK-004
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Network Management Statement - West Coast Main Line


1997-02-20 RTK-005
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack announces plans for South East investment bonanza


1997-02-20 RTK-006
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack gives green light to Felixstowe line upgrade


1997-02-20 RTK-007
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack to renew 2,500km of track


1997-02-20 RTK-008
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc20 February 1997
Railtrack plans partnership to create a 'Better, Growing Railway Industry'


1997-02-20 RTK-009
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc17 April 1997
Railtrack's Ten Points to build rail freight


1997-04-17 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator6 May 1997
New station for Wrexham Central


1997-05-06 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc12 May 1997
Thameslink 2000 goes public


1997-05-12 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Speech (full)

Office of the Rail Regulator4 June 1997
Speech to the Rail Freight Conference ’97


1997-06-04 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc4 June 1997
Thameslink 2000 takes to the road


1997-06-04 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator18 June 1997
Rail Regulator's message to passenger operators - wake up to the retailing opportunities: serve the passenger better


1997-06-18 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Speech (full)

Office of the Rail Regulator18 June 1997
Meeting the challenge of accurate and impartial retailing


1997-06-18 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc20 June 1997
Thameslink 2000 goes to the people


1997-06-20 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc26 June 1997
Railtrack gives Rail Regulator investment plans assurances: It should be publicly accountable


1997-06-26 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator10 July 1997
Regulator moves towards enforcement action over National Rail Enquiry Service


1997-07-10 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc21 August 1997
Railtrack welcomes integrated transport strategy consultation exercise by Deputy Prime Minister


1997-08-21 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport17 September 1997
Cable business to plug in to London Underground


1997-09-17 LRT-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator9 October 1997
Rail Regulator publishes objectives for rail freight


1997-10-09 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator23 October 1997
Regulator reviews procedures for timetabling trains


1997-10-23 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc28 October 1997
Railtrack and Virgin Rail Group announce largest ever investment in Britain's railways


1997-10-28 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc3 November 1997
Work starts on Felixstowe line modernisation


1997-11-03 RTK-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc13 November 1997
Railtrack Group PLC announces 38% increase in investment spend and 9% increase in operating profits for half year


1997-11-13 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc26 November 1997
Railtrack wants to work with government to increase rail usage Select Committee told


1997-11-26 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF6 March 1998
£75million of additional passenger benefits agreed with FirstGroup plc


1998-03-06 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF26 March 1998
New counts show surge in London commuter traffic


1998-03-26 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator3 April 1998
Rail Regulator to approve West Coast Main Line upgrade subject to major future improvements for passengers and freight users


1998-04-03 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Statement

Railtrack plc6 June 1998
Railtrack statement re: Channel Tunnel Rail Link


1998-06-02 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Oral statement
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Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions3 June 1998
Channel Tunnel Rail Link


1998-06-03 DET-001
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Archive ::: Speech (excerpt)
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Office of the Rail Regulator4 June 1998
Regulator's speech to Rail Freight '98


1998-06-04 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator8 June 1998
Rail Regulator gives final approval to West Coast upgrade


1998-06-08 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF19 June 1998
Franchising Director to assess options for additional East Coast capacity


1998-06-19 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator16 July 1998
Network Management Statement: Railtrack to give further commitments


1998-07-16 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator28 July 1998
Regulator maps out framework for regulation of Railtrack


1998-07-28 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF13 August 1998
Action plans demanded from train operators


1998-08-13 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Report

Railway Forum18 September 1998
The government white paper on the future of transport


1998-09-18 RFO-002
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF11 November 1998
Improvement for passengers on LTS Rail


1998-11-11 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator11 November 1998
The Rail Regulator tells Railtrack to sort out its own problems first rather than lecturing the rest of the industry on theirs


1998-11-11 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc9 December 1998
Railtrack responds to the Regulator on its financial framework


1998-12-09 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC6 January 1999
Which? report on rail customer surveys


1999-01-06 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator23 March 1999
Statement from Chris Bolt, the Rail Regulator:


1999-03-23 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC29 March 1999
Overcrowding controls are working effectively


1999-03-29 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF29 March 1999
Sustained passenger growth in London


1999-03-29 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF29 March 1999
New figures reveal rise in Edinburgh rail commuters


1999-03-29 OPR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC7 May 1999
More train services in summer timetable


1999-05-10 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF19 May 1999
Quality of service variable – Sir Alastair Morton


1999-05-19 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator3 June 1999
Rail Regulator challenges Railtrack on West Coast Main Line plans


1999-06-03 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator15 June 1999
“Make or break year” for railways warns Regulator


1999-06-15 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Consultation

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority15 June 1999
Assessment of the type and level of services the network should provide


1999-06-15 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Guidance note

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority16 June 1999
Planning criteria - a guide to the appraisal of support for passenger rail services


1999-06-16 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority7 July 1999
Mission statement for the Strategic Rail Authority


1999-07-07 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator9 July 1999
Rail Regulator accuses rail industry of short-changing the passenger


1999-07-09 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator13 July 1999
New Rail Regulator voices concern over Railtrack’s plans for freight


1999-07-13 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Statement

Railtrack plc21 July 1999
Railtrack Group plc: 1999 annual general meeting: Chairman's address


1999-07-21 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC6 August 1999
On track for the eclipse train operators respond with 11,000 extra seats


1999-08-06 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority23 August 1999
Rail passenger partnership outcome of consultation exercise August 1999


1999-08-23 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains26 August 1999
Plans announced for new rail service for major UK city


1999-08-26 HUL-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority26 August 1999
Morton calls on Railtrack to meet challenge of growing rail demand


1999-08-26 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority2 September 1999
New moves to ease Thameslink overcrowding


1999-09-02 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator8 September 1999
Rail Regulator tells National Rail Enquiry Scheme it must plan for capacity


1999-09-08 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority13 September 1999
SSRA to lead review of rail capacity in the West Midlands


1999-09-13 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Speech (full)

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority23 September 1999
The 2nd UK Local Authority Chairs of Transport Conference, - Sir Alastair Morton


1999-09-23 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority23 September 1999
£800m South East rail scheme moves ahead


1999-09-23 SRA-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc27 September 1999
West Coast route modernisation


1999-09-27 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority6 October 1999
Sir Alastair Morton speaks to the City


1999-10-06 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator15 October 1999
Rail Regulator publishes consultation document on incentives


1999-10-15 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator5 November 1999
Regulator acts on Railtrack's plans for the West Coast Main Line


1999-11-05 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc5 November 1999
Statement in response to Rail Regulator's announcement re West Coast Main Line


1999-11-05 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Statement
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Railtrack plc5 November 1999
Further statement on the Rail Regulator's announcement on West Coast Mainline renewals


1999-11-05 RTK-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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Shadow Strategic Rail Authority5 November 1999
SSRA response to Rail Regulator's statement on West Coast Main Line Upgrade


1999-11-05 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority24 November 1999
Building a better railway: Franchising Director invites replacement franchise proposals for Chiltern, Connex South Central and Great North Eastern franchises


1999-11-24 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator25 November 1999
Railtrack regulation


1999-11-25 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Written answer
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Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions1 December 1999
London Underground


1999-12-01 DET-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc1 December 1999
Railtrack looks to progress East London Line integration


1999-12-01 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Sea Containers7 December 1999
Sea Containers' GNER subsidiary selected by UK's Strategic Rail Authority for 20-year franchise replacement negotiations


1999-12-07 SEC-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions8 December 1999
PPP is the best option for London's Underground


1999-12-08 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority8th December 1999
£3.5 million Boost for New Rail Services Signals Start of Multi £ Million Programme


1999-12-08 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority9 December 1999
Building a better railway: proposals invited for second round of franchise replacements


1999-12-09 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority9 December 1999
Franchise replacement


1999-12-09 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions13 December 1999
Prescott sets out ten-year plan for investment


1999-12-13 DET-001
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Office of the Rail Regulator15 December 1999
Regulator sets out Railtrack's future financial framework


1999-12-15 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc15 December 1999
Railtrack announces significant new proposals for the modernisation and upgrade of the West Coast Main Line


1999-12-15 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc15 December 1999
Response to provisional determination


1999-12-15 RTK-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC6 January 2000
Train operators welcome passenger survey


2000-01-06 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator20 January 2000
Rail Regulator seeks customers’ views on rail freight growth


2000-01-20 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority15 February 2000
Proposals invited for second round of franchise replacement


2000-02-15 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions17 February 2000
Study of Regional Eurostar services published


2000-02-17 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Central Trains6 March 2000
Britain's newest train arrives in Worcester today


2000-03-06 CEN-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority8 March 2000
Areas defined for second franchise replacement round


2000-03-08 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator27 March 2000
Railtrack refuses to consent to Rail Regulator's modified West Coast Main Line enforcement order


2000-03-27 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC30 March 2000
Britain urgently needs more rail capacity - ATOC


2000-03-30 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc30 March 2000
Railtrack publishes Network Management Statement


2000-03-30 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions13 April 2000
Lord Macdonald brings the shadow Strategic Rail Authority to full strength


2000-04-13 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator14 April 2000
Rail Regulator tackles Railtrack's incentive framework


2000-04-14 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Letter

Railtrack25 April 2000
Letter from Gerald Corbett


2000-04-25 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator4 May 2000
Broad support for West Coast Main Line enforcement action


2000-05-04 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority8 May 2000
SSRA moves towards high speed rail route to the north


2000-05-08 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC19 May 2000
More seats for more passengers in summer timetable


2000-05-19 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc22 May 2000
Chairman announced for railway safety


2000-05-22 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions25 May 2000
Investment the key to the rail industry's future Prescott tells summit


2000-05-25 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack plc1 June 2000
Final results - year ended 31 March 2000, part 1


2000-06-01 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC6 June 2000
Investment the solution to better rail services


2000-06-06 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority15 June 2000
New Prism deal brings £20.5 million boost for rail


2000-06-15 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority15 June 2000
New Prism deal paves way for Wales and Borders franchise


2000-06-15 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority20 June 2000
Sir Alastair Morton sets out map for UK rail


2000-06-20 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC30 June 2000
Farewell to ticket queues: train tickets from your living room


2000-06-30 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains3 July 2000
Virgin East Coast Mainline bid


2000-07-03 VIR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains3 July 2000
Virgin East Coast fleet proposal


2000-07-03 VIR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions14 July 2000
Transport: From stop-go to ready to go


2000-07-14 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 July 2000
Government's £25bn boost for London's transport


2000-07-20 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator28 July 2000
Rail Regulator demonstrates year of action in Annual Report 2000


2000-07-28 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator28 July 2000
Rail Regulator demonstrates year of action in Annual Report 2000


2000-07-28 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority10 August 2000
New Chiltern agreement brings £370 million investment


2000-08-10 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Sea Containers17 August 2000
Sea Containers' GNER holdings subsidiary selected to bid for largest U.K. rail franchise, South West Trains


2000-08-17 SEC-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority17 August 2000
Three parties shortlisted for South West Trains franchise


2000-08-17 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC7 September 2000
ATOC statement on RPC Annual Report


2000-09-07 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator14 September 2000
Asset knowledge and accountability – Regulator proposes new licence conditions for Railtrack


2000-09-14 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC22 September 2000
Record number of winter train services


2000-09-22 ATO-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator28 September 2000
Regulator proposes controls on railway assets and land disposal


2000-09-28 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack Group PLC9 October 2000
Railtrack announces half year operating performance


2000-10-09 RTK-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority12 October 2000
Waterloo - Exeter Line included in new Wessex franchise


2000-10-12 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator23 October 2000
£15 billion to deliver a modern, safe railway with greater public accountability - Rail Regulator


2000-10-23 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Shadow Strategic Rail Authority24 October 2000
Building a better railway: £1.5 billion investment for new South Central franchise


2000-10-24 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF2 November 2000
Building a better railway: four shortlisted for new Transpennine Express franchise


2000-11-02 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority8 February 2001
New trains for Yorkshire commuters: roll over terms agreed for Northern Spirit and MerseyRail franchises


2001-02-08 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group8 February 2001
Stagecoach Group vision for South West Trains


2001-02-08 STG-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Railtrack Group PLC14 February 2001
Statement re East Coast Main Line


2001-02-14 RTK-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority14 February 2001
Railtrack cost increase forces East Coast Main Line review


2001-02-14 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 February 2001
Stratford international rail station gets the go-ahead


2001-02-20 DET-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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Anglia Railways28 February 2001
Changes to Anglia Railways’ London Crosslink services


2001-02-28 ANG-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Anglia Railways2 March 2001
Important information for rail passengers


2001-03-02 ANG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority2 March 2001
SRA approves ECML costs and announces Strategic Agenda approval


2001-03-02 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Strategic Rail Authority13 March 2001
Building a better railway: Morton sets out strategic agenda for Britain's railways


2001-03-13 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator20 March 2001
Regulator's acts to improve Railtrack's weak network knowledge


2001-03-20 ORR-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator22 March 2001
Regulator acts to help bring new trains into service more quickly


2001-03-22 ORR-001
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Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions28 March 2001
Prescott delivers strategy for modern and sustainable transport system


2001-03-28 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions2 April 2001
Prescott unveils £7.5 billion rail boost under 10 Year Plan


2001-04-02 DET-001
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Office of the Rail Regulator2 April 2001
More money, more accountability - new railway financial regime begins today


2001-04-02 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority2 April 2001
SRA and Stagecoach sign up to £1.7 billion investment package for South West Trains


2001-04-02 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority2 April 2001
East Coast Main Line - Joint Venture


2001-04-02 SRA-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority2 April 2001
SRA Chairman comments on today's rail announcements


2001-04-02 SRA-004
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions3 April 2001
Final phase of Channel Tunnel rail link will be major regeneration boost - Prescott


2001-04-03 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Holdings PLC24 April 2001
Stagecoach signs £1 billion order for South West Trains


2001-04-24 STG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority3 May 2001
Design work starts on new London east-west rail links


2001-05-03 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions18 Jun 2001 00:00
Government pledges certainty to allow the industry to tackle the tough job ahead on the railways


2001-06-18 DTR-001
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Archive ::: Speech (full)

Strategic Rail Authority26 June 2001
Coming out of the Shadow


2001-06-26 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions16 Jul 2001 00:00
Concentrate on early gains for passengers Byers spells out new franchising policy


2001-07-16 DTR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions18 Jul 2001 00:00
East Coast Main Line franchise


2001-07-18 DTR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions22 Aug 2001 00:00
Modernisation is broad way forward for tube


2001-08-22 DTR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority24 August 2001
South Central franchise transferred - £1.5 billion investment boost moves into gear


2001-08-24 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC31 August 2001
Train operators pledge early passenger improvements


2001-08-31 ATO-001
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Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions10 Oct 2001 00:00
East London line southern extensions given go-ahead


2001-10-10 DTR-001
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Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions12 Oct 2001 00:00
Government to move forward on Crossrail – Spellar


2001-10-12 DTR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London17 October 2001
Crossrail project moving in the right direction


2001-10-17 TfL-001
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London Regional Transport18 October 2001
TfL welcomes AA credit rating, but warns against PPP risk


2001-10-18 TfL-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail21 October 2001
Crossrail reborn


2001-10-21 CRO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions13 Dec 2001 00:00
Keeble welcomes recommendations of Cambridge to Huntingdon multi-modal study


2001-12-13 DTR-001
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Railway Forum14 January 2002
Two cheers for the strategic plan


2002-01-14 RFO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Strategic Rail Authority14 January 2002
Building a better railway: SRA launches rail strategy delivering improvements for Wales' railway


2002-01-14 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Strategic Rail Authority14 January 2002
Building a better railway: SRA launches strategic plan


2002-01-14 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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Strategic Rail Authority16 January 2002
Two-year GNER extension agreed - £100m private sector investment committed


2002-01-16 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority18 February 2002
Building a better railway: £370 million investment programme for Chiltern Railways - 20 year deal signed


2002-02-18 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority12 March 2002
SRA begins consultation on combining rail franchises


2002-03-12 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London12 March 2002
'Consolidation of train operators into London is only one side of the equation' says TfL' s Ian Brown.


2002-03-12 TfL-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority27 March 2002
SRA starts process to facilitate new Greater Anglia franchise


2002-03-27 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC3 April 2002
Uk train operators and Schlumbergersema sign record IT contract


2002-04-03 ATO-001
183



Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC25 April 2002
ATOC support ERTMS report


2002-04-25 ATO-001
184



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group29 April 2002
Company statement


2002-04-29 STG-001
185



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority31 May 2002
More SRA Funding for Valley Lines


2002-05-31 SRA-001
186



Archive ::: Memorandum

Virgin Trains10 June 2002
Virgin committed to CrossCountry franchise


2002-06-10 VIR-001
187



Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc31 July 2002
Notice to Bondholders


2002-06-31 RTK-001
188



Archive ::: Press release
4

Strategic Rail Authority1 July 2002
£29m benefits package secured for South West Trains passengers


2002-07-01 SRA-001
189



Archive ::: Press release

Connex13 August 2002
Tight fit?


2002-08-13 CON-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 September 2002
Statement by Alistair Darling: Consultation on Capacity Utilisation Policy


2002-09-05 DfT-001
191



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority9 October 2002
Substantial passenger benefits delivered by 2004 and maintenance backlog eliminated by West Coast plan


2002-10-09 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Strategic Rail Authority6 November 2002
SRA announces new approach for South West Trains


2002-11-06 SRA-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority6 November 2002
SRA announces new franchise for the west


2002-11-06 SRA-003
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority18 December 2002
SRA welcomes new trains for Scotland / appoints team to oversee replacement of Scotrail franchise


2002-12-18 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Wessex Trains13 January 2003
Relief for overcrowded Exmouth commuter train


2003-01-13 WES-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 Feb 2003 00:00
Government accepts HSC advice on rail safety


2003-02-05 DfT-001
197



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail19 March 2003
Network Rail awards 10-year structures assessment contracts


2003-03-19 NET-001
198



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 Mar 2003 00:00
Approval given to upgrade the West Coast Main Line


2003-03-26 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail8 April 2003
New signalling system commissioned on West Coast Main Line


2003-04-08 NET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority10 April 2003
Go-Ahead and First to be invited to bid for Thames Trains franchise


2003-04-10 SRA-001
201



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail29 May 2003
Network Rail response to HSE report into Potters Bar


2003-05-29 NET-001
202



Archive ::: Statement
5

GB Railways Group10 June 2003
Final results, 2002-03


2003-06-10 GBR-001
203



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail20 June 2003
Transport Secretary opens signalling centre


2003-06-20 NET-002
204



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group11 July 2003
Stagecoach Group signs new South West Trains deal


2003-07-11 STG-001
205



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail14 July 2003
Network Rail launches New Measurement Train.


2003-07-14 NET-002
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Wessex Trains21 July 2003
Rail and bus co-operation at Newquay


2003-07-21 WES-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Strategic Rail Authority28 July 2003
SRA Announce Preferred Bidder For TransPennine Express


2003-07-28 SRA-001
208



Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar16 September 2003
Prime Minister opens first section of Channel Tunnel Rail Link


2003-09-16 EUR-001
209



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 Sep 2003 00:00
Adrian Montague announces terms of reference for Crossrail


2003-09-24 DfT-001
210



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail29 September 2003
Network Rail takes control of CTRL Phase 1 high speed rail link


2003-09-29 NET-001
211



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority9 October 2003
Two year Central Trains extension


2003-10-09 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC15 October 2003
We can change railways for the better, says ATOC on publication of report on transport overcrowding


2003-10-15 ATO-001
213



Archive ::: Press release

Greater London Authority21 October 2003
Mayor and Commissioner set out capital’s case for additional transport funding


2003-10-21 GLA-001
214



Archive ::: Letter

Transport for London28 October 2003
Letter to the Evening Standard


2003-10-28 TfL-001
215



Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar16 December 2003
Eurostar says extra runways will be a 'dent in the side' of low-cost air travel


2003-12-16 EUR-001
216



Archive ::: Press release
5

Office of the Rail Regulator23 December 2003
Rail Regulator begins implementation of Network Rail funding decision


2003-12-23 ORR-001
217



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority9 January 2004
£14.3 million West Country rail investment underway


2004-01-09 SRA-001
218



Archive ::: Press release
3

National Audit Office4 February 2004
Improving passenger rail services through new trains


2004-02-04 NAO-001
219



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority13 February 2004
Franchising programme continues apace


2004-02-13 SRA-001
220



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London26 February 2004
Work to enlarge Wembley Park starts in March


2004-02-26 TfL-001
221



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London23 March 2004
Bob Kiley outlines proposals for London Regional Rail Authority


2004-03-23 TfL-001
222



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 Mar 2004 00:00
Government announces decision on Central Railway freight line


2004-03-25 DfT-001
223



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail31 March 2004
Network Rail publishes 2004 business plan - a clear plan for a better railway -


2004-03-31 NET-001
224



Archive ::: Press release
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Grand Central21 June 2004
Decision by Office of the Rail Regulator


2004-06-21 GCR-001
225



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London6 July 2004
Freight expectations: TfL's plan to boost rail freight in London


2004-07-06 TfL-001
226



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 July 2004
Mayoral and TfL statement - Rail Review 2004


2004-07-15 TfL-001
227



Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport20 Jul 2004 00:00
Meeting the transport challenge


2004-07-20 DfT-001
228



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority17 September 2004
Two-year Silverlink trains deal signed


2004-09-17 SRA-001
229



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London25 October 2004
TfL publishes report into impacts of Jubilee Line extension


2004-10-25 TfL-001
230



Archive ::: Press release
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Eurostar15 November 2004
Eurostar's on the move in 2007 - to St. Pancras International


2004-11-15 EUR-001
231



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority18 January 2005
Next stage in IKF franchising process


2005-01-18 SRA-001
232



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Jan 2005 00:00
Disabled persons transport advisory committee appointments


2005-01-19 DfT-001
233



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 Feb 2005 00:00
Government delivers on pledge to introduce Crossrail bill


2005-02-22 DfT-001
234



Archive ::: Press release

GNER22 March 2005
GNER signs new East Coast franchise


2005-03-22 GNE-001
235



Archive ::: Press release
5

Sea Containers22 March 2005
GNER signs new 10 year franchise


2005-03-22 SEC-001
236



Archive ::: Press release

Strategic Rail Authority22 March 2005
Biggest deal in European rail history marks East Coast franchise announcement


2005-03-22 SRA-001
237



Archive ::: Press release
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Transport for London24 May 2005
Major boost for Jubilee line


2005-05-24 TfL-001
238



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London3 June 2005
East London Line is moving at pace


2005-06-03 TfL-001
239



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London6 September 2005
Victoria Tube station set for £500m major upgrade


2005-09-06 TfL-001
240



Archive ::: Press release

First ScotRail7 October 2005
Smoke free zone as First ScotRail introduces no smoking policy on Caledonian Sleeper


2005-10-07 FSC-001
241



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 Nov 2005 00:00
Consultation document on South Western franchise published


2005-11-07 DfT-001
242



Archive ::: Press release

Greater London Authority6 December 2005
Mayor opens Docklands Light Railway London City Airport extension


2005-12-06 GLA-001
243



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail6 December 2005
Network Rail delivers 125mph railway for West Coast Main Line


2005-12-06 NET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Transport for London6 December 2005
Mayor opens Docklands Light Railway London City Airport extension


2005-12-06 TfL-001
245



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 Dec 2005 00:00
Announcement of the winner of Thameslink/GN franchise


2005-12-13 DfT-001
246



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 Dec 2005 00:00
Announcement of the winner of Greater Western franchise


2005-12-13 DfT-002
247



Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar9 January 2006
Eurostar celebrates 10 years at Ashford International


2006-01-09 EUR-001
248



Archive ::: Press release
3

GNER27 January 2006
GNER statement on proposal by Office of Rail Regulation


2006-01-27 GNE-001
249



Archive ::: Press release
5

Office of Rail Regulation27 January 2006
New intercity services proposed for Sunderland and Teesside


2006-01-27 ORR-001
250



Archive ::: Press release
5

GNER13 February 2006
GNER challenges draft ORR ruling


2006-02-13 GNE-001
251



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 Feb 2006 00:00
Mayor to take responsibility for Silverlink Metro services


2006-02-14 DfT-001
252



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London14 February 2006
Mayor welcomes TfL control of first London passenger rail services


2006-02-14 TfL-001
253



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 Mar 2006 00:00
Extra trains for the south west


2006-03-07 DfT-001
254



Archive ::: Press release
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Network Rail21 March 2006
Proposals for railway growth unveiled


2006-03-21 NET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport21 March 2006
RMT welcomes reprieve for Northern Rail services


2006-03-21 RMT-001
256



Archive ::: Press release
3

GNER23 March 2006
Statement on rejection of extra services


2006-03-23 GNE-001
257



Archive ::: Press release
3

Office of Rail Regulation23 March 2006
ORR announces decision on additional services between London and Yorkshire and the North East


2006-03-23 ORR-001
258



Archive ::: Statement

Office of Rail Regulation23 March 2006
Office of Rail Regulation’s decision on applications for Track Access Rights necessary to operate additional passenger services on the East Coast Main Line


2006-03-23 ORR-002
259



Archive ::: Press release

First ScotRail24 March 2006
Celebrations mark 20th anniversary of reopening of Edinburgh to Bathgate line


2006-03-24 FSC_001
260



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 Mar 2006 00:00
Smart ticketing moves a step closer


2006-03-31 DfT-001
261



Archive ::: Press release

GNER22 May 2006
GNER takes Office of Rail Regulation to court


2006-05-22 GNE-001
262



Archive ::: Press release

GB Railfreight26 May 2006
GBRf enters coal market


2006-05-26 GBR-001
263



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Jun 2006 00:00
Extra rail services for the West Midlands proposed


2006-06-08 DfT-001
264



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Jun 2006 00:00
Extra rail services for the East Midlands proposed


2006-06-08 DfT-002
265



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Jun 2006 00:00
Consultations launched for three new rail franchises


2006-06-08 DfT-003
266



Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central/Fraser Eagle Group8 June 2006
Grand Central targets early-December start date


2006-06-08 GCR-001
267



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 Sep 2006 00:00
Department for Transport announces winner of South Western franchise


2006-09-22 DfT-001
268



Archive ::: Press release

GB Railfreight18 October 2006
GB Railfreight signs Drax deal


2006-10-18 GBR-001
269



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 Oct 2006 00:00
Invitations to tender issued for three new rail franchises


2006-10-31 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport13 Dec 2006 00:00
Franchise agreement reinstated for West Coast services


2006-12-13 DfT-001
271



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Jan 2007 00:00
Douglas Alexander re-appoints Sir David O'Dowd as deputy chair and member of the British Transport Police Authority


2007-01-19 DfT-001
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GNER22 January 2007
1.6 million extra seats on GNER as Leeds-London goes half-hourly


2007-01-22 GNE-001
273



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group4 February 2007
Passengers to benefit from start of new era at South West Trains franchise


2007-02-04 STG-002
274



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Mar 2007 09:30
New trains programme begins


2007-03-08 DfT-001
275



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Apr 2007 07:01
More trains arriving on busy rail routes


2007-04-04 DfT-001
276



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Apr 2007 08:37
More trains arriving on busy rail routes - Amended version


2007-04-04 DfT-002
277



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group6 April 2007
Virgin and Stagecoach team up with GNER for East Coast Rail bid


2007-04-06 STG-001
278



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Jun 2007 07:03
Agreement signed to amend Gatwick Express and Southern franchises


2007-06-19 DfT-001
279



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 June 2007
Department for Transport announces winner of West Midlands franchise


2007-06-21 DfT-001
280



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 Jun 2007 07:07
New rail franchise delivers more services and extra capacity for the East Midlands


2007-06-22 DfT-001
281



Archive ::: Press release

GNER28 June 2007
GNER welcomes progress on East Coast rail route strategy


2007-06-28 GNE-001
282



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 Jul 2007 07:02
New rail franchise delivers big increase in capacity between major cities


2007-07-10 DfT-001
283



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 Jul 2007 15:53
Resurgent railway gets strategy for 30 years of growth


2007-07-24 DfT-001
284



Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport14 Aug 2007 07:01
National Express awarded contract for growth on InterCity East Coast


2007-08-14 DfT-001
285



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 Aug 2007 07:01
Department for Transport announces shortlist for Intercity Express Programme


2007-08-16 DfT-001
286



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group10 Sep 2007
Stagecoach extends megatrain.com budget rail network


2007-09-10 STG-001
287



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Oct 2007 12:40
Transport minister announces proposal to transform rail capacity across the north


2007-10-04 DfT-001
288



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 Oct 2007 09:28
Crossrail gets go ahead as funding deal secured


2007-10-05 DfT-001
289



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 Oct 2007 13:04
Department for Transport delivers £132m more funding to support freight


2007-10-29 DfT-001
290



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London12 November 2007
Silverlink lines under new management as Mayor launches London Overground


2007-11-12 TfL-001
291



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 Nov 2007 14:28
Department for Transport sets standards for new intercity trains


2007-11-16 DfT-001
292



Archive ::: Press release

First Capital Connect10 December 2007
New station within St Pancras International brings better journeys and European connections


2007-12-10 FCC-001
293



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail10 December 2007
New station within St Pancras International brings better journeys and European connections


2007-12-10 NET-001
294



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail21 Jan 2008
Network Rail swoops to bring specialists in-house


2008-01-21 NET-001
295



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 Jan 2008 15:03
New carriages for busy routes


2008-01-30 DfT-001
296



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport12 Feb 2008 09:08
£400m to transform Birmingham New Street station


2008-02-12 DfT-001
297



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London20 February 2008
Transport for London signs new train leasing contract


2008-02-20 TfL-001
298



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 Feb 2008 07:39
Improving performance on First Great Western


2008-02-26 DfT-001
299



Archive ::: Press release

East Midlands Trains17 March 2008
‘Atomic’ watches and whistles help East Midlands Trains improve punctuality and reliability across all train services


2008-03-17 EMT-001
300



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 Apr 2008 09:59
14,500 extra seats for Thameslink passengers


2008-04-09 DfT-001
301



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport6 May 2008 14:05
Government takes action to deliver 106 new Pendolinos for West Coast


2008-05-06 DfT-001
302



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 May 2008 11:09
More capacity and better services for passengers on South Central franchise


2008-05-22 DfT-001
303



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 Jun 2008 15:50
Kelly signals £2.8 billion boost for transport across Greater Manchester


2008-06-09 DfT-001
304



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 Jul 2008 07:21
Bidders announced for new fleet of Thameslink trains


2008-07-10 DfT-001
305



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail23 July 2008
CROSSRAIL GIVEN GREEN LIGHT BY PARLIAMENT


2008-07-23 CRO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 Jul 2008 09:03
Crossrail given go ahead by Parliament


2008-07-23 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 Jul 2008 12:31
Step forward in Pendolino lengthening project


2008-07-31 DfT-001
308



Archive ::: Press release/Stock exchange announcement

Department for Transport20 August 2008
[[South Central franchise]]


2008-08-20 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 Aug 2008 12:28
Passengers set to benefit from extra carriages


2008-08-20 DfT-002
310



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail21 August 2008
Crossrail announces tender lists for major project contracts


2008-08-21 CRO-001
311



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail1 September 2008
Crossrail launches new exhibition tour


2008-09-01 CRO-001
312



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 Sep 2008 11:07
Government allocates £15 million for strategic rail research


2008-09-18 DfT-001
313



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Sep 2008 12:10
106 extra Pendolino Carriages for West Coast Main Line


2008-09-19 DfT-001
314



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail1 October 2008
Oxford Street bus diversions to facilitate Crossrail preparatory works


2008-10-01 CRO-001
315



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail16 October 2008
Tottenham Court Road station redevelopment moves closer


2008-10-16 CRO-001
316



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail4 November 2008
Major boost for Crossrail as BAA agrees £230 million funding


2008-11-04 CRO-001
317



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Nov 2008 08:00
Major boost for Crossrail as BAA agree £230m funding


2008-11-04 DfT-001
318



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail17 November 2008
New Crossrail non-executive chairman named


2008-11-17 CRO-001
319



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 Nov 2008 14:35
New Crossrail chair appointed


2008-11-17 DfT-001
320



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail18 November 2008
Crossrail at SkillsLondon 20-22 November 2008


2008-11-18 CRO-001
321



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail18 November 2008
CABE to provide expert advice on Crossrail station designs


2008-11-18 CRO-002
322



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail25 November 2008
Crossrail announces short-list for programme partner


2008-11-25 CRO-001
323



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 Nov 2008 13:11
£1bn to accelerate key transport projects


2008-11-25 DfT-001
324



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 Nov 2008 10:06
Extra 14,500 seats due for Thameslink passengers


2008-11-27 DfT-001
325



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail4 December 2008
Mayor consults on proposals to use planning system to help fund Crossrail


2008-12-04 CRO-001
326



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail4 December 2008
Full speed ahead for Crossrail


2008-12-04 CRO-002
327



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Dec 2008 09:49
Full speed ahead for Crossrail


2008-12-04 DfT-001
328



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Dec 2008 00:04
Winter timetable sees thousands more seats introduced


2008-12-08 DfT-001
329



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail9 December 2008
Crossrail announces design framework agreements


2008-12-09 CRO-001
330



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail9 December 2008
Invitation to tender issued for Crossrail project representative


2008-12-09 CRO-002
331



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 Dec 2008 10:21
Transport Secretary renews focus on freight


2008-12-16 DfT-001
332



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail19 December 2008
Crossrail invites bidders for master systems assuror and master systems integrator


2008-12-19 CRO-001
333



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Dec 2008 09:01
Invitation to tender issued for Crossrail project representative


2008-12-19 DfT-002
334



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 Dec 2008 14:39
Invitation to tender issued for 200 new diesel train carriages


2008-12-22 DfT-001
335



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail24 December 2008
Canary Wharf group contributes £150m to Crossrail and will design and build Isle of Dogs station


2008-12-24 CRO-001
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ATOC1 January 2009
ATOC comments on rail improvements and January fares changes


2009-01-01 ATO-001
337



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail5 January 2009
Crossrail appoints DHL to minimise impact of construction on central London


2009-01-05 CRO-001
338



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 Jan 2009 12:46
Manchester Airport rail upgrade brings business benefits


2009-01-08 DfT-001
339



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC15 January 2009
Government recognises rail investment is key to Britain's transport future


2009-01-15 ATO-001
340



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jan 2009 12:37
Hoon outlines air, road and rail improvements to boost economy and jobs


2009-01-15 DfT-001
341



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC11 February 2009
Conservative rail plan shares key aims of train operators, says ATOC CEO Michael Roberts


2009-02-11 ATO-001
342



Archive ::: Press release
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Agility Trains12 February 2009
Agility Trains announced as preferred bidder for Intercity Express Programme


2009-02-12 AGI-001
343



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC12 February 2009
Rail industry needs to work together to deliver successful Intercity Express Programme, says ATOC


2009-02-12 ATO-001
344



Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport12 February 2009
Passengers and economy to benefit from biggest investment in trains for a generation


2009-02-12 DfT-001
345



Archive ::: Press release

Express Rail Alliance12 February 2009
Statement from Express Rail Alliance


2009-02-12 ERA-001
346



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail25 February 2009
Crossrail's wider economic boost to London and the south east revealed


2009-02-25 CRO-001
347



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 Mar 2009 13:04
£7.75m for a sustainable transport future


2009-03-05 DfT-001
348



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 Mar 2009 10:05
Delivery of new trains to be speeded up by new company


2009-03-05 DfT-002
349



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC30 March 2009
Network Rail’s business plan – delivery is now the key, says ATOC CEO Michael Roberts


2009-03-30 ATO-001
350



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail30 March 2009
Douglas Oakervee OBE to become Crossrail's non-executive chairman


2009-03-30 CRO-001
351



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 Apr 2009 07:01
East Anglian rail service improvements


2009-04-02 DfT-001
352



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 Apr 2009 15:11
East Anglian Rail Service improvements - Correction


2009-04-02 DfT-002
353



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Apr 2009 11:15
Jacobs announced as Crossrail project representative


2009-04-15 DfT-001
354



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 Apr 2009 09:31
Geoff Hoon opens Corby's first rail link in a generation


2009-04-27 DfT-001
355



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 May 2009 09:41
New Crossrail route safeguarded


2009-05-01 DfT-001
356



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 May 2009 09:46
Britain better connected as Adonis opens £8.9bn rail upgrade


2009-05-13 DfT-001
357



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC15 May 2009
Train companies call for early commitment on electrification


2009-05-15 ATO-001
358



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail26 May 2009 12.30
Sussex rail strategy signals improved capacity and facilities


2009-05-26 NET-002
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC28 May 2009
Start planning early for increased demand says rail industry


2009-05-28 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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DB Schenker28 May 2009 09.00
20% of all British freight targeted to go by rail


2009-05-28 DSB-001
361



Archive ::: Press release
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Network Rail28 May 2009 09.00
Start planning early for increased demand says rail industry


2009-05-28 NET-001
362



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail1 June 2009 09.00
Network Rail delivers better planned improvement work


2009-06-01 NET-001
363



Archive ::: Press release

Southeastern1 June 2009
New high speed preview services announced


2009-06-01 SEA-001
364



Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport09 Jun 2009 07:02
More frequent and more secure rail services for London and the South East


2009-06-09 DfT-001
365



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC15 June 2009 00.01
Rail report makes case for considering new community links


2009-06-15 ATO-001
366



Archive ::: Press release

National Express Group1 July 2009
National Express Group PLC Pre Close Statement


2009-07-01 NXG-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 Jul 2009 06:36
Major £1.1bn investment in electric rail boosts travel, the economy and the environment


2009-07-23 DfT-001
368



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 Oct 2009 14:38
Extra trains for London commuters


2009-10-01 DfT-001
369



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 Oct 2009 11:03
New Crossrail route safeguarded


2009-10-14 DfT-001
370



Archive ::: Press release

ATOC31 October 2009
Reform of rail franchises needed to do more for passengers and taxpayers


2009-10-30 ATO-001
371



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 Nov 2009 13:53
Disabled Persons' Transport Advisory Committee appointment


2009-11-20 DfT-001
372



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 Nov 2009 13:30
Farringdon to become one of London's busiest transport hubs - Minister sees work in progress


2009-11-27 DfT-001
373



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 Nov 2009 09:49
New hourly train to help reunite Cumbrian community


2009-11-29 DfT-001
374



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 Dec 2009 10:03
New hourly train to help reunite Cumbrian community


2009-12-01 DfT-001
375



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 Dec 2009 09:08
Passengers set to benefit from new £200m electrification programme for North West


2009-12-14 DfT-001
376



Archive ::: Press release
5

Southeastern14 December 2009
Gordon Brown prime minister officially launches high speed train service


2009-12-14 SEA-001
377



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport22 Dec 2009 10:21
Extra Government funding to keep flood rail services running


2009-12-22 DfT-001
378



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jan 2010 00:01
Franchise extension kick starts faster, more frequent journeys between London and Midlands


2010-01-15 DfT-001
379



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport28 February 2010
High speed rail


2010-02-28 DfT-001
380



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport11 Mar 2010 12:05
Adonis sets out high speed rail proposals


2010-03-11 DfT-002
381



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 Mar 2010 00:01
New skills for new railways


2010-03-17 DfT-002
382



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 June 2010
Better value for money rail inquiry asked for early initial report


2010-06-14 DfT-002
383



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 June 2010
Speech to London First


2010-06-15 DfT-001
384



Archive ::: Press release

East Coast17 June 2010
Changes to East Coast Eureka! timetable proposals


2010-06-17 EAS-001
385



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 Jun 2010 10:25
Transport Secretary visits future Crossrail Station at Canary Wharf


2010-06-18 DfT-001
386



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 Jun 2010 11:00
High Speed Rail sale to raise money for public purse


2010-06-21 DfT-001
387



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport6 July 2010
Rolling Stock


2010-07-06 DfT-001
388



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport8 July 2010
National Rail Conference


2010-07-08 DfT-001
389



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 July 2010
Minister sees Britain's new busiest station take shape


2010-07-15 DfT-001
390



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport20 July 2010
Local Transport Today conference


2010-07-20 DfT-001
391



Archive ::: Press release

East Coast11 August 2010
East Coast asked to commission new 11-car Pendolino train


2010-08-11 EAS-001
392



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Oct 2010 10:34
Proposed High Speed Rail network north of Birmingham confirmed


2010-10-04 DfT-001
393



Archive ::: Press release

East Coast4 November 2010
Directly Operated Railways publishes first annual report


2010-11-04 EAS-001
394



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 November 2010
UK government sells right to operate its first High Speed railway for £2.1bn


2010-11-05 DfT-001
395



Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport25 November 2010
Rail investment


2010-11-25 DfT-001
396



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport25 November 2010
Rail investment: plans for rail infrastructure and rolling stock


2010-11-25 DfT-002
397



Archive ::: Oral statement
2

Department for Transport20 December 2010
High Speed Rail


2010-12-20 DfT-001
398



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 December 2010
New high speed rail proposals unveiled


2010-12-20 DfT-002
399



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport19 January 2011
Rail franchise reform


2011-01-19 DfT-002
400



Archive ::: Press release
6

Wrexham & Shropshire26 January 2011
Wrexham & Shropshire railway company to close


2011-01-26 WRE-001
401



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 February 2011
Funding agreed for Woolwich Crossrail station box (amended copy)


2011-02-16 DfT-002
402



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport28 February 2011
High Speed Rail


2011-02-28 DfT-001
403



Archive ::: Press release

Agility Trains1 March 2011
Agility Trains Confirm Intercity Express Programme Contract


2011-03-01 AGI-001
404



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport1 March 2011
Green light for new trains and rail electrification


2011-03-01 DfT-002
405



Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central2 March 2011
Grand Central surprised and disappointed by ORR announcement


2011-03-02 GCR-001
406



Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation2 March 2011
Regulator announces conclusions on future track access rights for the West Coast Main Line


2011-03-02 ORR-001
407



Archive ::: Press release

Southeastern18 March 2011
Southeastern franchise to run to 2014


2011-03-18 SEA-001
408



Archive ::: Press release

Southeastern18 March 2011
New High Speed service introduced for Maidstone


2011-03-18 SEA-002
409



Archive ::: Announcement

Department for Transport24 March 2011
Shortlisted bidders for Greater Anglia and Intercity West Coast rail franchises


2011-03-24 DfT-002
410



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport1 April 2011
Huge increase in commuter trains possible with HS2 - Hammond


2011-04-01 DfT-001
411



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 April 2011
More seats for Leeds rail commuters


2011-04-13 DfT-001
412



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport11 May 2011
Hammond welcomes rail value for money report


2011-05-11 DfT_001
413



Archive ::: Oral statement
7

Department for Transport19 May 2011
Sir Roy McNulty report on rail value for money/West Coast


2011-05-19 DfT-001
414



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London14 June 2011
London Underground awards major signalling contract


2011-06-14 TfL-001
415



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 June 2011
Rail passengers to benefit from 1,200 new carriages


2011-06-16 DfT-001
416



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport16 June 2011
Thameslink rolling stock


2011-06-16 DfT-003
417



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 July 2011
High Speed rail consultation draws to a close


2011-07-29 DfT-001
418



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 August 2011
8,800 extra spaces for busy trains on key routes


2011-08-10 DfT-001
419



Archive ::: Report

Freshfield Foundation7 October 2011
Report on the “HS2 process” 07/10/11


2011-10-07 FRE-001
420



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 November 2011
Thames Valley and West Country Rail passengers in line for extra seat boost


2011-11-22 DfT-001
421



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 December 2011
21 local transport schemes get the go-ahead


2011-12-14 DfT-001
422



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport28 December 2011
Southern carriages announcement


2011-12-28 DfT-001
423



Archive ::: Press release

Southern Railway28 December 2011
Southern’s £188 million train order


2011-12-28 SOU-001
424



Archive ::: Press release

DB SchenkerTuesday 10 January 2012
High Speed 2 approval secures rail freight growth


2012-01-10 DBS-001
425



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 January 2012
Britain to have new national high-speed rail network


2012-01-10 DfT-001
426



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailFriday 13 Jan 2012 00:01
Network Rail announces £1.5bn framework agreements


2012-01-13 NET-001
427



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailThursday 19 Jan 2012 00:00
HS2 could free up space for faster, more frequent trains on Britain’s busiest rail line – new study


2012-01-19 NET-001
428



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport26 January 2012
Making HS2 happen


2012-01-26 DfT-001
429



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 February 2012
Have your say on the Essex Thameside rail franchise


2012-02-17 DfT-001
430



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport28 February 2012
Crossrail train procurement


2012-02-28 DfT-001
431



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 February 2012
Extra trains and faster journey times will boost capacity


2012-02-29 DfT-001
432



Archive ::: Press release

Govia29 February 2012
London Midland’s new trains bring extra capacity and faster journeys


2012-02-29 LON-001
433



Archive ::: Press release

DB SchenkerThursday 08 March 2012
Needs of rail freight users put first in rail industry reform


2012-03-08 DBS-001
434



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Ending inflation-busting rail fare rises


2012-03-08 DfT-001
435



Archive ::: Oral statement
2

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Rail Reform command paper oral statement


2012-03-08 DfT-002
436



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 March 2012
Douglas Oakervee appointed as new chair of HS2 Ltd


2012-03-26 DfT-001
437



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport27 March 2012
High Speed Rail


2012-03-27 DfT-001
438



Archive ::: Press release
2

National Audit Office28 March 2012
The completion and sale of High Speed 1


2012-03-28 NAO-001
439



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 March 2012
Bidders to oversee improvements on rail franchises announced


2012-03-29 DfT-001
440



Archive ::: Press release

HITRANS30 March 2012
Conon Bridge Station Could Be Opened Soon


2012-03-30 HIT-001
441



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport02 April 2012
Good transport equals good economics


2012-04-02 DfT-001
442



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 April 2012
Alison Munro re-appointed as Chief Executive of HS2 Ltd


2012-04-26 DfT-001
443



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 May 2012
Extra carriages mean more seats for commuters


2012-05-08 DfT-001
444



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 May 2012 10:00
Revolutionary new Tram Trains to be piloted in South Yorkshire


2012-05-17 DfT-001
445



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport17 May 2012
Final approval granted for Tram Train pilot


2012-05-17 DfT-002
446



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailFriday 01 Jun 2012 12:35
Rail industry agrees new approach to planning Britain's future railway


2012-06-01 NET-001
447



Archive ::: Press release

South Yorkshire ITA7 June 2012
Call for rail devolution in the north


2012-06-07 SYP-001
448



Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland21 June 2012
Rail improvements on track for the North


2012-06-21 TSC-001
449



Archive ::: Oral statement

Transport Scotland21 June 2012
Rail Statement


2012-06-21 TSC-002
450



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport26 June 2012 10:00
InterCity East Coast franchise consultation launched


2012-06-26 DfT-001
451



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport02 July 2012
New rail franchise to deliver smart card tickets and encourage investment in better stations


2012-07-02 DfT-001
452



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailMonday 09 Jul 2012 11:00
Network Rail launches international rail consultancy


2012-07-09 NET-001
453



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail9 July 2012
New rail performance data released


2012-07-09 NET-003
454



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailTuesday 10 Jul 2012 15:40
Public call for industry and government to be ambitious for Britain's railway


2012-07-10 NET-001
455



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport12 July 2012
Aviation Policy Framework


2012-07-12 DfT-001
456



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport12 July 2012
HS2 London to West Midlands Property Compensation


2012-07-12 DfT-002
457



Archive ::: Press release
8

Department for Transport16 July 2012
Investing in rail, investing in jobs and growth


2012-07-16 DfT-002
458



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport16 July 2012
Rail investment


2012-07-16 DfT-003
459



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailMonday 16 Jul 2012 09:30
The Rail Delivery Group supports Government's plans for investment in Britain's railways


2012-07-16 NET-001
460



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group16 July 2012
High level output specification


2012-07-16 RDG-001
461



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailThursday 19 Jul 2012 14:45
Government's on course for £310m rebate


2012-07-19 NET-001
462



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 July 2012
£4.5 billion investment in new trains creates new jobs


2012-07-25 DfT-001
463



Archive ::: Press release

Hitachi Ltd25 July 2012
Intercity Express Programme financial close paves way for Hitachi investment in rail manufacturing and assembly plant


2012-07-25 HIT-001
464



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport27 July 2012 11:00
New Great Western franchise to deliver new express trains


2012-07-27 DfT-001
465



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport15 August 2012
New operator for West Coast rail passengers


2012-08-15 DfT-001
466



Archive ::: Press release
2

FirstGroup plcEmbargoed until 7:00am on 15 August 2012
FirstGroup welcomes award of Intercity West Coast rail franchise


2012-08-15 FIR-001
467



Archive ::: Written statement
2

FirstGroup plc16 August 2012
InterCity West Coast rail franchise: your questions answered


2012-08-16 FIR-001
468



Archive ::: Press release

Network RailWednesday 29 Aug 2012 12:00
New traffic management system signals better, more efficient railway for Britain


2012-08-29 NET-001
469



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport3 September 2012
Rail Franchising


2012-09-03 DfT-001
470



Archive ::: Press release
2

Virgin Rail Group3 September 2012
Virgin Trains responds to FirstGroup’s proposals for West Coast


2012-09-03 VIR-001
471



Archive ::: Press release
2

Virgin Rail Group4 September 2012 17:44
Virgin Trains welcomes Transport Select Committee hearing on West Coast franchise competition


2012-09-04 VIR-001
472



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 September 2012
Additional service from Uckfield to London Bridge for commuters


2012-09-17 DfT-001
473



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport25 October 2012
High Speed Two - Assistance and compensation for home owners and occupiers on the London - West Midlands Route


2012-10-25 DfT-001
474



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport25 October 2012
Government unveils generous HS2 compensation package


2012-10-25 DfT-002
475



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail12 November 2012 -- Crossrail
Crossrail awards signalling system contract


2012-11-12 CRO-001
476



Archive ::: Press release
2

Southern14 November 2012
Southern Railway Limited - Procurement of New Rolling Stock


2012-11-14 SOU-001
477



Archive ::: Press release

Govia20 December 2012
New passenger benefits package marks extension of London Midland franchise


2012-12-20 LON-001
478



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 December 2012
New train carriages procured by Southern Railway


2012-12-21 DfT-001
479



Archive ::: Press release
2

House of Commons Transport Committee4 January 2013
MPs call for an end to peak time fare rises and greater transparency about use of public subsidy


2013-01-04 TCO-001
480



Archive ::: Press release
4

Network Rail8 Jan 2013
Network Rail sets out response to challenges of Britain’s growing railway


2013-01-08 NET-001
481



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out plans for a better railway in the south east of England


2013-01-08 NET-002
482



Archive ::: Press release
4

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out plans for a better railway in south and south west England


2013-01-08 NET-003
483



Archive ::: Press release
4

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out response to challenges of Scotland's growing railway


2013-01-08 NET-004
484



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out plans for bigger, better railway across the West of England


2013-01-08 NET-005
485



Archive ::: Press release
3

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out response to challenges of growing railway in the east of England


2013-01-08 NET-006
486



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail8 January 2013
Rail industry plan lays foundations for the future


2013-01-08 NET-007
487



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out plans for bigger, better railway in the Thames Valley


2013-01-08 NET-008
488



Archive ::: Press release
3

Office of Rail Regulation8 January 2013
ORR to undertake rigorous assessment of Network Rail’s plan for Britain’s railways


2013-01-08 ORR-001
489



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group8 January 2013
Industry strategic business plans


2013-01-08 RDG-001
490



Archive ::: Press release
2

South West Trains8 January 2013
Network Rail sets out plans for a better railway in south and south west England


2013-01-08 SWT-001
491



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 January 2013
Government's rail strategy receives independent endorsement: Richard Brown’s review of the rail franchising programme


2013-01-10 DfT-001
492



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail11 Jan 2013
Swindon to Kemble railway enhancement project begins


2013-01-11 NET-001
493



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport23 January 2013
Devolution of funding for local major transport schemes indicative funding


2013-01-23 DfT-001
494



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport28 January 2013
High speed rail for British jobs and prosperity


2013-01-28 DfT-001
495



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport28 January 2013
Announcing the HS2 phase two route that will link Birmingham with Manchester, the East Midlands, Sheffield and Leeds


2013-01-28 DfT-002
496



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport4 February 2013
Waterloo Station


2013-02-04 DfT-001
497



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London6 February 2013
London Overground introduces five-car trains to meet increasing demand


2013-02-06 TfL-001
498



Archive ::: Press release

19 February 2013
Rail Delivery Group enhances leadership role with appointment of Director-General


2013-02-19 NET-001
499



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group19 February 2013
Formalisation of the RDG


2013-02-19 RDG-001
500



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 March 2013
Secretary of State views Crossrail progress


2013-03-08 DfT-001
501



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London12 March 2013
TfL launches competition to find operator to run Crossrail services


2013-03-12 TfL-001
502



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 March 2013
High court rejects legal challenges to HS2 in landmark victory for the government


2013-03-15 DfT-001
503



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport26 March 2013 07:00
Fresh start for franchising


2013-03-26 DfT-001
504



Archive ::: Written statement
5

Department for Transport26 March 2013
Rail franchising


2013-03-26 DfT-002
505



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail26 Mar 2013
New approach to rail planning seeks to boost economic growth


2013-03-26 NET-001
506



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport30 April 2013
Speech for Railtex exhibition


2013-04-30 DfT-001
507



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail1 May 2013
Network Rail takes first step into US market with appointment to Amtrak partner forum


2013-05-01 NET-001
508



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport09 May 2013
Lewes–Uckfield rail route to be re-examined


2013-05-09 DfT-001
509



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office16 May 2013
High Speed 2: A review of early programme preparation


2013-05-16 NAO-001
510



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport03 June 2013
Kenilworth new station


2013-06-03 DfT-001
511



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office5 June 2013
Progress in delivering the Thameslink programme


2013-06-05 NAO-001
512



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 June 2013
Thameslink deal close to completion


2013-06-14 DfT-001
513



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport24 June 2013
UK Light Rail Conference


2013-06-24 DfT-001
514



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 June 2013
Olympics chief to ensure HS2 strikes gold for GB growth


2013-06-27 DfT-001
515



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 June 2013
Siemens Thameslink deal to create up to 2,000 new jobs


2013-06-27 DfT-002
516



Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport1 July 2013
Siemens Thameslink deal to create up to 2,000 new jobs


2013-07-01 DfT-001
517



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport9 July 2013
20 years since rail privatisation


2013-07-09 DfT-004
518



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport17 July 2013
North west electrification on course to deliver boost to passenger services


2013-07-17 DfT-002
519



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 July 2013
Government gives green light for more state-of-the-art intercity trains


2013-07-18 DfT-001
520



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport18 July 2013
Government gives green light for more state-of-the-art intercity trains


2013-07-18 DfT-002
521



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 July 2013
Operators urged to tackle crowding on busiest services


2013-07-24 DfT-001
522



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 July 2013
Green light for Crossrail station at Woolwich


2013-07-25 DfT-001
523



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 July 2013
Commuters to benefit from state-of-the-art electric trains


2013-07-30 DfT-001
524



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 July 2013
Growth boost for HS2 as taskforce membership confirmed


2013-07-31 DfT-001
525



Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central8 August 2013
Grand Central seeks rail contract extension


2013-08-08 GCR-001
526



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 August 2013
Transport Minister Stephen Hammond visits Crossrail’s Whitechapel station


2013-08-23 DfT-001
527



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail9 September 2013
Network Rail responds to PAC report on HS2


2013-09-09 NET-001
528



Archive ::: Press release
3

Public Accounts Committee9 September 2013
PAC publishes High Speed 2 report


2013-09-09 PAC-001
529



Archive ::: Press release

Stop HS29 September 2013
Stop HS2 response to Public Accounts Committee Report


2013-09-09 SHS-001
530



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 September 2013
High Speed Two


2013-09-11 DfT-002
531



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 September 2013
New leadership of HS2 announced


2013-09-25 DfT-001
532



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 October 2013
HS2 Growth Taskforce comes to Manchester to secure maximum boost for region's economy


2013-10-01 DfT-001
533



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 October 2013
Franchising deal to boost services on Great Western Main Line


2013-10-03 DfT-001
534



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport9 October 2013
Fares and ticketing review


2013-10-09 DfT-001
535



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport16 October 2013
Network Rail Operations Focus conference


2013-10-16 DfT-001
536



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport21 October 2013
Railway Engineers Forum


2013-10-21 DfT-001
537



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport29 October 2013
The strategic case for HS2


2013-10-29 DfT-001
538



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 October 2013
HS2 crucial to meet UK transport needs


2013-10-29 DfT-002
539



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport29 October 2013
Why HS2 will spread prosperity


2013-10-29 DfT-003
540



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group29 October 2013
Rail industry responds to HS2 strategic case


2013-10-29 RDG-001
541



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport30 October 2013
Proposal for a Council decision on the approval of the Luxembourg rail protocol


2013-10-30 DfT-001
542



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 November 2013
Next phase of work for High Speed 2 and Scotland


2013-11-01 DfT-001
543



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 November 2013
Strengthening Britain’s train-building industry


2013-11-01 DfT-002
544



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 November 2013
Sir David Higgins to drive down cost of HS2


2013-11-04 DfT-001
545



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport6 November 2013
Government calls on transport industry to create legacy of skilled workers


2013-11-06 DfT-001
546



Archive ::: Interview transcript

Department for Transport7 November 2013
Jerry Blackett: The strategic case for HS2


2013-11-07 DfT-001
547



Archive ::: Interview transcript

Department for Transport7 November 2013
James Newman: The strategic case for HS2


2013-11-07 DfT-002
548



Archive ::: Interview transcript

Department for Transport7 November 2013
Dr Adam Marshall: The strategic case for HS2


2013-11-07 DfT-003
549



Archive ::: Press release

HM Treasury/Department for Transport7 November 2013
‘Norwich in Ninety’ rail taskforce announced by Chancellor


2013-11-07 DfT-004
550



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport12 November 2013
Rail growth through competition: the success of the UK model


2013-11-12 DfT-001
551



Archive ::: Video transcript

Department for Transport14 November 2013
HS2 engine for growth


2013-11-14 DfT-001
552



Archive ::: Interview transcript

Department for Transport14 November 2013
Joe Anderson: The strategic case for HS2


2013-11-14 DfT-002
553



Archive ::: Interview transcript

Department for Transport14 November 2013
Sir Richard Leese: The strategic case for HS2


2013-11-14 DfT-003
554



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 November 2013
HS2 Growth Taskforce comes to East Midlands to secure maximum boost for region's economy


2013-11-15 DfT-001
555



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 November 2013
HS2 Growth Taskforce comes to Yorkshire to secure maximum boost for region's economy


2013-11-20 DfT-001
556



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 November 2013
Major milestone for HS2 as first piece of legislation receives go-ahead


2013-11-21 DfT-001
557



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 November 2013
Core Cities call on government to maximise the potential of high speed rail


2013-11-21 DfT-002
558



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 November 2013
Major step forward for HS2 as hybrid Bill published


2013-11-25 DfT-001
559



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport25 November 2013
High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill


2013-11-25 DfT-002
560



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group25 November 2013
RDG responds to publication of HS2 hybrid bill


2013-11-25 RDG-001
561



Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation28 November 2013
Maintenance underspends and deferred renewals contributing to delays on the railways


2013-11-28 ORR-001
562



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport5 December 2013
Future of rail: setting out the strategic priorities for the rail sector


2013-12-05 DfT-001
563



Archive ::: Press release

Alliance Rail12 December 2013
New Edinburgh – London rail services


2013-12-12 ALL-001
564



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 December 2013
HS2 Growth Taskforce meets key figures from London to maximise high speed rail benefits


2013-12-13 DfT-001
565



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 December 2013
Road and rail projects to boost local and regional transport


2013-12-13 DfT-002
566



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport17 December 2013
ONS decision on the classification of Network Rail


2013-12-17 DfT-001
567



Archive ::: Oral statement
2

Department for Transport17 December 2013
Transport Infrastructure


2013-12-17 DfT-002
568



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group17 December 2013
Rail industry works together to deliver better services with new winter/sping timetable


2013-12-17 RDG-002
569



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group19 December 2013
Martin Griffiths appointed as Chairman of the Rail Delivery Group


2013-12-19 RDG-001
570



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group20 December 2013
UK’s rail passengers most satisfied in Europe says new research


2013-12-20 RDG-002
571



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London31 December 2013
London Underground and Bombardier agree to re-let signalling contract


2013-12-31 TfL-001
572



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 January 2014
HS2 Growth Taskforce comes to Liverpool to secure maximum boost for region's economy


2014-01-08 DfT-001
573



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 January 2014
Crossrail construction reaches halfway point


2014-01-16 DfT-001
574



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport17 January 2014
Shortlist for new InterCity East Coast rail services


2014-01-17 DfT-001
575



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group21 January 2014
Rail industry responds to National Rail Passenger Survey


2014-01-21 RDG-001
576



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 January 2014
Supreme Court dismisses all appeals against HS2


2014-01-22 DfT-001
577



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport24 January 2014
HS2 Manchester Civic Society address


2014-01-24 DfT-001
578



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport28 January 2014
New state-of-the-art passenger train unveiled


2014-01-28 DfT-001
579



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport6 February 2014
Crossrail rolling stock and depot contract to be awarded to Bombardier


2014-02-06 DfT-001
580



Archive ::: Press release

HM Treasury/Department for Transport7 February 2014
Rail project generating £4 billion for North of England gets underway


2014-02-07 DfT-001
581



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 February 2014
Transport Secretary visits Dawlish in south-west


2014-02-07 DfT-002
582



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport10 February 2014
UK Rail Industry Representatives and Middle East Rail Exhibition


2014-02-10 DfT-001
583



Archive ::: Press release

Alliance Rail12 February 2014
Press Release – New Edinburgh – London rail services


2014-02-12 ALL-001
584



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport12 February 2014
Further flood support from government


2014-02-12 DfT-001
585



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport24 February 2014
Rail franchising: Thameslink Great Northern


2014-02-24 DfT-001
586



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 February 2014
Baroness Kramer and Pete Waterman visit Crewe to find out how HS2 could benefit the town


2014-02-27 DfT-001
587



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group27 February 2014
Rail industry reiterates future potential demand for trains and carriages


2014-02-27 RDG-001
588



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport6 March 2014
British Transport Police Federation annual conference


2014-03-06 DfT-002
589



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 March 2014
Search for location of new High Speed Rail College begins


2014-03-07 DfT-001
590



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group14 March 2014
Time to move on from ‘if to how’ HS2 will run, say rail leaders


2014-03-14 RDG-001
591



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport24 March 2014
Rail franchise: Intercity East Coast


2014-03-24 DfT-001
592



Archive ::: Press release

Crossrail27 March 2014
DfT and TfL extend Crossrail route to Reading


2014-03-27 CRO-001
593



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport27 March 2014
Extension of Crossrail


2014-03-27 DfT-003
594



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 March 2014
Plans for £38 billion investment in railways unveiled


2014-03-31 DfT-001
595



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 March 2014
Rail Minister sees investment in action in Manchester


2014-03-31 DfT-002
596



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 March 2014
Baroness Kramer visits Waterloo to see funding plans


2014-03-31 DfT-003
597



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 April 2014
Electric trains to boost rail services in the north west


2014-04-02 DfT-002
598



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport2 April 2014
Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire Chambers of Commerce Annual Dinner


2014-04-02 DfT-003
599



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 April 2014
Dates for petitioning HS2 hybrid Bill (London – West Midlands) announced by Parliament


2014-04-10 DfT-001
600



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport10 April 2014
Investing in rail, investing in Derby


2014-04-10 DfT-002
601



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 April 2014
Better services for passengers on the Greater Anglia franchise


2014-04-16 DfT-002
602



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 April 2014
Prime Minister visits infrastructure projects in Thames Valley


2014-04-24 DfT-001
603



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport28 April 2014
Rail investment: Intercity Express Programme


2014-04-28 DfT-001
604



Archive ::: Commons speech (full)

Department for Transport28 April 2014
HS2 opening speech


2014-04-28 DfT-003
605



Archive ::: Commons speech (full)

Department for Transport28 April 2014
HS2 closing speech for second reading


2014-04-28 DfT-004
606



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport15 May 2014
Better transport infrastructure boosts trade and prosperity


2014-05-15 DfT-001
607



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group15 May 2014
Rail Delivery Group launches review of track access charges


2014-05-15 RDG-001
608



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport23 May 2014
New rail franchising deal set to transform passenger services across London and south east


2014-05-23 DfT-001
609



Archive ::: Press release

FirstGroup23 May 2014
Thameslink Southern and Great Northern Rail franchise announcement


2014-05-23 FIR-001
610



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport9 June 2014
Rail franchising: Northern and Transpennine Express


2014-06-09 DfT-001
611



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 June 2014
Government consults on the future of rail services in the north


2014-06-09 DfT-002
612



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport12 June 2014
Rail passengers on track for better services after DfT ink deal with Govia


2014-06-12 DfT-001
613



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport12 June 2014
Rail franchising: Thameslink Southern Great Northern


2014-06-12 DfT-002
614



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 June 2014
Chancellor unveils Crossrail’s new tunnel under the Thames


2014-06-13 DfT-001
615



Archive ::: Press release

Alliance Rail14 June 2014
Blackpool to London and Huddersfield to London direct rail services move a step closer


2014-06-14 ALL-001
616



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport18 June 2014
HS2: building and backing British business


2014-06-18 DfT-001
617



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport19 June 2014
Rail franchising: InterCity West Coast


2014-06-19 DfT-002
618



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 June 2014
Big opportunities ahead for UK Rail Supply Chain


2014-06-19 DfT-004
619



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 June 2014
Baroness Kramer views rail improvements at Huyton and Roby


2014-06-20 DfT-001
620



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group23 June 2014
Changes to planning rail improvement work can deliver up to £1bn savings and benefits


2014-06-23 RDG-001
621



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 June 2014
Transport Secretary tours East Coast Main Line


2014-06-26 DfT-002
622



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport3 July 2014
Annual update on Crossrail 2014


2014-07-03 DfT-002
623



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail7 Jul 2014
Network Rail responds to regulator’s performance report for 2009-14


2014-07-07 NET-001
624



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail7 Jul 2014
Regulator reports on Network Rail’s performance between 2009 and 2014


2014-07-07 ORR-001
625



Archive ::: Press release
2

National Audit Office9 July 2014
Procuring new trains


2014-07-09 NAO-001
626



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 July 2014
Green light for extra rail services between England and Wales


2014-07-16 DfT-002
627



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport16 July 2014
Rail franchising: 16 July 2014


2014-07-16 DfT-003
628



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 July 2014
Transport Secretary welcomes Reading Station redevelopment


2014-07-18 DfT-001
629



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 July 2014
Rail minister launches new services to Stansted Airport


2014-07-21 DfT-001
630



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 July 2014
Let's make our towns and cities 'magnets for growth', says Transport Secretary in response to HS2 Growth Taskforce


2014-07-24 DfT-001
631



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 July 2014
Baroness Kramer welcomes start of production on Thameslink trains


2014-07-24 DfT-002
632



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 July 2014
Commonwealth rail high value opportunities workshop


2014-07-25 DfT-002
633



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for Greater Manchester5 August 2014
One North launches promising key economic benefits for the North of England


2014-08-05 TfM-001
634



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport6 August 2014
Rail: long term economic plan


2014-08-06 DfT-001
635



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 August 2014
Government launches study into potential Crossrail extension


2014-08-07 DfT-001
636



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 August 2014
Rail Minister sees south-west improvement schemes


2014-08-07 DfT-002
637



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 August 2014
Shortlist for Northern and TransPennine Express rail operators revealed


2014-08-19 DfT-002
638



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport3 September 2014
Rail investment strategy: South West Trains


2014-09-03 DfT-001
639



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport3 September 2014
Passengers to benefit from £210 million boost to UK’s busiest commuter network


2014-09-03 DfT-002
640



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport3 September 2014
Keeping London moving


2014-09-03 DfT-003
641



Archive ::: Press release
2

South West Trains3 September 2014
Passengers to benefit from £210m train order for UK's busiest commuter network


2014-09-03 SWT-001
642



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 September 2014
Government extends freeze on rail fares to 2015


2014-09-07 DfT-001
643



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 September 2014
Train operators urged to tackle overcrowding


2014-09-10 DfT-001
644



Archive ::: Written statement
2

Department for Transport11 September 2014
Rail franchising: South Eastern direct award


2014-09-11 DfT-002
645



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 September 2014
Who will build HS2?


2014-09-11 DfT-005
646



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport11 September 2014
Baroness Kramer visits rail improvements works


2014-09-11 DfT-006
647



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport12 September 2014
HS2 Growth and Connectivity Conference


2014-09-12 DfT-001
648



Archive ::: Press release

Govia Thameslink Railway14 September 2014
Welcome to Thameslink and Great Northern


2014-09-14 GTR-001
649



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport15 September 2014
New rail franchise to transform London’s busiest routes


2014-09-15 DfT-001
650



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 September 2014
Passengers to benefit from investment in Nottingham to Lincoln rail service


2014-09-29 DfT-001
651



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 October 2014
More seats for London Midland passengers as extra trains delivered early


2014-10-02 DfT-002
652



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 October 2014
Rail Minister Claire Perry takes tour in Crossrail tunnel


2014-10-02 DfT-003
653



Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central6 October 2014
£7.8m investments are just the ticket


2014-10-06 GCR-001
654



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group10 October 2014
“Passengers are at the heart of what we do”: RDG on improvement priorities


2014-10-10 RDG-001
655



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 October 2014
Minister sees the future of Britain’s train fleet


2014-10-16 DfT-001
656



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport17 October 2014
Investment in the national transport infrastructure


2014-10-17 DfT-001
657



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport23 October 2014
HS2 supply chain conference: a new phase for the HS2 programme


2014-10-23 DfT-001
658



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group24 October 2014
Demand for rail travel outpaces growth in economy and employment


2014-10-24 RDG-001
659



Archive ::: Press release
5

National Audit Office29 October 2014
Lessons from major rail infrastructure programmes


2014-10-29 NAO-001
660



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport5 November 2014
The HS2 journey


2014-11-05 DfT-001
661



Archive ::: Press release

Inter City Railways13 November 2014
Transport: the driver of Birmingham's success


2014-11-13 DfT-001
662



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 November 2014
New trains for Gatwick Express and Thameslink


2014-11-18 DfT-001
663



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 November 2014
Government confirms step-free access funding for Crossrail


2014-11-18 DfT-002
664



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 November 2014
Safeguarding consultation on proposed route of Crossrail 2


2014-11-20 DfT-002
665



Archive ::: Speech (full)
2

Department for Transport20 November 2014
Launch of the Independent Transport Commission's HS2 report


2014-11-20 DfT-003
666



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport25 November 2014
The next stage of the HS2 journey


2014-11-25 DfT-001
667



Archive ::: Written statement
3

Department for Transport27 November 2014
Rail franchising 27 November 2014


2014-11-27 DfT-002
668



Archive ::: Press release
3

Inter City Railways27 November 2014
Stagecoach-Virgin company awarded Intercity East Coast rail franchise


2014-11-27 ICR-001
669



Archive ::: Press release

London Midland9 December 2014. 09.00
New trains, new services and more seats from London Midland


2014-12-09 LON-001
670



Archive ::: Letter

Office of Rail Regulation9 December 2014
Network Rail's delivery in CP5


2014-12-09 ORR-001
671



Archive ::: Written statement
3

Department for Transport10 December 2014
Rail franchising: InterCity East Coast


2014-12-10 DfT-002
672



Archive ::: Letter

Office of Rail Regulation16 December 2014
Network Rail's CP5 delivery and issues for CP6


2014-12-16 ORR-001
673



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport2 January 2015
Government curbs rail fare rises


2015-01-02 DfT-001
674



Archive ::: Oral statement
3

Department for Transport5 January 2015
Christmas rail disruption


2015-01-05 DfT-001
675



Archive ::: Press release

Alliance Rail7 January 2015
Office of Rail Regulation rejects competition on the West Coast Main Line


2015-01-07 ALL-001
676



Archive ::: Press release

Southeastern7 January 2015
Timetable changes for Southeastern services: Travel advice for passengers


2015-01-07 SEA-001
677



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport8 January 2015
Rail in the north: rolling stock


2015-01-08 DfT-001
678



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 January 2015
New plan to secure rail services for the north


2015-01-08 DfT-002
679



Archive ::: Press release
2

RMT9 January 2015
RMT exposes truth behind “new” trains for the North as the union ramps up campaigning and two other big local authorities oppose the franchise cuts plans


2015-01-09 RMT-001
680



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport12 January 2015
Northern Powerhouse gears up as Transport Secretary attends first Transport for the North meeting


2015-01-12 DfT-001
681



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport12 January 2015
Transport Secretary sees Northamptonshire transport improvements


2015-01-12 DfT-002
682



Archive ::: Press release
2

RMT12 January 2015
RMT responds to damning report on Network Rail failures over Christmas


2015-01-12 RMT-001
683



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London12 January 2015
Tunnelling to complete this Spring and Liverpool Street to Shenfield rail services to be integrated with TfL in major year for Crossrail


2015-01-12 TfL-001
684



Archive ::: Press release
3

Transport for the North12 January 2015
Northern powerhouse gears up at Transport for the North’s first meeting


2015-01-12 TfM-001
685



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd2 -- 14 January 2015
Jonathan Crone and Colin Morris join HS2 delivery team


2015-01-14 HS2-001
686



Archive ::: Statement

Network Rail14 January 2015
Joint statement on performance from Network Rail and Southern


2015-01-14 NET-001
687



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 January 2015
Transport Secretary congratulates 400th Crossrail apprentice


2015-01-19 DfT-001
688



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 January 2015
New state-of-the-art InterCity Express train to arrive in the UK in March


2015-01-22 DfT-001
689



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group3 February 2015
Railway crucial to “bring 2.5million people into Britain’s biggest cities”


2015-02-03 RDG-001
690



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 February 2015
Residents and passengers asked for views on existing Rochester station closure


2015-02-05 DfT-001
691



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 February 2015
Hastings rail summit


2015-02-11 DfT-002
692



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 February 2015
Full speed ahead for rail strategy


2015-02-11 DfT-004
693



Archive ::: Press release
4

Alstom12 February 2015
A 15-year contract worth €125 million


2015-02-12 ALS-001
694



Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group17 February 2015
Growth in leisure rail travel as Britain’s economy gets stronger


2015-02-17 RDG-001
695



Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar18 February 2015
Eurostar reports continuing growth in passenger numbers and sales revenues in 2014


2015-02-18 EUR-001
696



Archive ::: Press release

HM Treasury19 February 2015
Prime Minister announces long term economic plan for the East of England


2015-02-19 HMT-001
697



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport27 February 2015
Transformation of rail travel in the north


2015-02-27 DfT-001
698



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail2 March 2014
Preparation work begins to electrify South Wales railway and improve journeys


2015-03-02 NET-001
699



Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains East Coast2 March 2015 12.34
Virgin Trains East Coast launches Customers and Communities Fund


2015-03-02 VTE-001
700



Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group3 March 2015
Rail industry confirms future potential demand for new trains and carriages


2015-03-03 RDG-002
701



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 March 2015
Claire Perry officially opens £280 million Lincolnshire rail improvements


2015-03-09 DfT-001
702



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport12 March 2015
New state-of-the-art Intercity Express train arrives in the UK


2015-03-12 DfT-002
703



Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland12 March 2015
Scotland on track for new trains


2015-03-12 TSC-001
704



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 March 2015
£6m rail innovation competition open for bids


2015-03-17 DfT-001
705



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport17 March 2015
Future Railway: launch of the Train Operator Competition


2015-03-17 DfT-002
706



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport20 March 2015
Revolutionary plans for northern transport set out


2015-03-20 DfT-001
707



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport20 March 2015
Turning to the future


2015-03-20 DfT-002
708



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport20 March 2015
Better journeys for passengers on TransPennine Express


2015-03-20 DfT-003
709



Archive ::: Press release
2

FirstGroup20 March 2015
Statement re: First Transpennine Express


2015-03-20 FIR-001
710



Archive ::: Press release
4

Transport for the North20 March 2015
Transport for the North on track to link the country and rebalance the economy


2015-03-20 TfM-001
711



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport23 March 2015
Rail franchising: Great Western


2015-03-23 DfT-002
712



Archive ::: Press release
6

First Great Western23 March 2015
Largest train fleet upgrade in a generation drives more seats, faster services and greater connectivity for First Great Western customers


2015-03-23 FGW-001
713



Archive ::: Press release
6

FirstGroup23 March 2015
Statement re: First Great Western franchise award


2015-03-23 FIR-001
714



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport24 March 2015
Updated Crossrail 2 route protected from conflicting development


2015-03-24 DfT-001
715



Archive ::: Press release
2

House of Lords Economic Affairs Select Committee25 March 2015
The Government has yet to make a convincing case for a £50 billion investment in HS2


2015-03-25 ECO-001
716



Archive ::: Press release

Freightliner25 March 2015
Genesee & Wyoming inc. completes acquisition of Freightliner Group limited


2015-03-25 FRE-001
717



Archive ::: Press release
2

Labour Party25 March 2015
Labour supports HS2 but vital economic benefits are felt as widely as possible


2015-03-25 LAB-001
718



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London27 March 2014
London Underground given go ahead to deliver Croxley Rail Link


2015-03-27 TfL-001
719



Archive ::: Press release
2

Transport Scotland29 March 2014
New ScotRail franchise fares deals to boost growth


2015-03-29 TSC-001
720



Archive ::: Press release
3

Transport Scotland1 April 2014
Abellio launch new ScotRail franchise with £1million ticket giveaway


2015-04-01 TSC-001
721



Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group27 April 2015
Rail workers remembered as new World War I exhibition launches at Edinburgh Waverley station


2015-04-27 RDG-001
722



Archive ::: Press release

Porterbrook11 May 2015
Rail industry confirms future potential demand for new trains and carriages


2015-05-11 POR-001
723



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group18 May 2015
ATOC Director General, Michael Roberts, announces departure plans


2015-05-18 RDG-001
724



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport1 June 2015
Transport has power to change the north


2015-06-01 DfT-001
725



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 June 2015
Transport Secretary confirms government is forging ahead on high-speed rail and a Northern Powerhouse


2015-06-01 DfT-002
726



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London1 June 2015
Mayor hails transformed commuter services and calls for a better integrated London rail network as West Anglia routes are taken over by TfL


2015-06-01 TfL-001
727



Archive ::: Press release
4

Transport for the North1 June 2015
Transport for the North drives forward its Northern Transport Strategy


2015-06-01 TfM-001
728



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 June 2015
Prime Minister and Transport Secretary celebrate completion of Crossrail tunnelling


2015-06-04 DfT-001
729



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London4 June 2015
Record passenger numbers on London’s transport network


2015-06-04 TfL-001
730



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail12 June 2015
New future for the South West Trains - Network Rail alliance


2015-06-12 NET-001
731



Archive ::: Press release
3

Office of Rail and Road12 June 2015
ORR publishes Network Rail performance review for 2014-15


2015-06-12 ORR-001
732



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport15 June 2015
The remarkable rise of rail freight


2015-06-15 DfT-001
733



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London19 June 2015
Thousands of London Overground customers set for new trains as TfL awards contract to Bombardier Transportation


2015-06-19 TfL-001
734



Archive ::: Oral statement
4

Department for Transport25 June 2015
Network Rail’s performance


2015-06-25 DfT-001
735



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail25 June 2015
Network Rail chairman to step down


2015-06-25 NET-001
736



Archive ::: Press release
4

Network Rail25 June 2015
Network Rail confirms review of five-year CP5 plan


2015-06-25 NET-002
737



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 June 2015
Calais situation: information and advice


2015-06-26 DfT-001
738



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 June 2015
Calais situation: information and advice


2015-06-29 DfT-001
739



Archive ::: Press release
3

Airports Commission1 July 2015
Airports Commission announces recommendations for expanding aviation capacity


2015-07-01 APC-001
740



Archive ::: Oral statement
2

Department for Transport1 July 2015
Airports Commission final report: oral statement


2015-07-01 DfT-002
741



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport1 July 2015
Secretary of State for Transport takes receipt of Airports Commission final report


2015-07-01 DfT-003
742



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London1 July 2015
Thousands of London Overground customers set for new trains as TfL signs contract with Bombardier Transportation


2015-07-01 TfL-001
743



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport9 July 2015
Modernising the passenger relationship


2015-07-09 DfT-001
744



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 July 2015
Lord Ahmad meets Crossrail apprentices at Hillingdon business


2015-07-17 DfT-001
745



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 July 2015
Calais situation: information and advice


2015-07-27 DfT-001
746



Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport30 July 2015
New fleet of trains to bring better journeys to the south west


2015-07-30 DfT-001
747



Archive ::: Press release
4

Eversholt Rail Group30 July 2015
Eversholt Rail to finance new trains for First Great Western


2015-07-30 EVE-001
748



Archive ::: Press release
5

First Great Western30 July 2015
New fleet of trains to bring better journeys to the south west


2015-07-30 FGW-001
749



Archive ::: Press release
5

Hitachi Rail Group30 July 2015
New high speed trains confirmed for the South West


2015-07-30 HIT-001
750



Archive ::: Press release
2

Peninsula Rail Task Force30 July 2015
New train services in South West


2015-07-30 PEN-001
751



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport31 July 2015
Calais COBR meeting 31 July 2015: statement


2015-07-31 DfT-001
752



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London3 August 2015
Travel advice for customers and road users during planned strike by Tube unions


2015-08-03 TfL-001
753



Archive ::: Press release
2

Transport for London3 August 2015
Transport for London confirms 40 per cent of Tube network set for major boost in capacity


2015-08-03 TfL-002
754



Archive ::: Press release
5

RMT4 August 2015
RMT calls for indefinite suspension of Night Tube plans


2015-08-04 RMT-001
755



Archive ::: Press release
4

Transport for London4 August 2015
Travel advice for customers and road users during strike by Tube unions


2015-08-04 TfL-002
756



Archive ::: Letter
4

Office of Rail and Road7 August 2015
Application for access to the West Coast Main Line (WCML)


2015-08-07 ORR-002
757



Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport11 August 2015
Government boost for Northern Powerhouse


2015-08-11 DfT-001
758



Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport11 August 2015
Government boost for Northern Powerhouse: Farnworth Tunnel


2015-08-11 DfT-002
759



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for the North24 August 2015
Transport for the North paves the way for transformed northern freight and logistics sector


2015-08-24 TfM-001
760



Archive ::: Press release

Merseytravel2 September 2015
New trains the preferred option for Merseyrail fleet modernisation


2015-09-02 MER-001
761



Archive ::: Press release

Hitachi Ltd3 September 2015
Hitachi brings manufacturing back to its British birthplace


2015-09-03 HIT-001
762



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 September 2015
Rail Minister renews pledge to tackle overcrowding on trains


2015-09-09 DfT-001
763



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 September 2015
Better journeys for East Midlands rail passengers as government confirms new deal


2015-09-16 DfT-001
764



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport16 September 2015
HS2: from debate to delivery


2015-09-16 DfT-003
765



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport17 September 2015
We are building a world class transport system for London


2015-09-17 DfT-003
766



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 September 2015
Transport Secretary hails Birmingham New Street station transformation


2015-09-18 DfT-001
767



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport18 September 2015
Transforming the rail passenger experience


2015-09-18 DfT-002
768



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail20 September 2015
Birmingham New Street station opens to passengers


2015-09-20 NET-001
769



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London24 September 2015
Mayor and TfL Board confirm Mike Brown MVO as London’s Transport Commissioner


2015-09-24 TfL-001
770



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London28 September 2015
UK’s productivity and economic growth to be boosted by Crossrail 2, confirms latest research


2015-09-28 TfL-001
771



Archive ::: Press release
4

Department for Transport30 September 2015
TransPennine and Midland Mainline electrification works to resume


2015-09-30 DfT-001
772



Archive ::: Press release

East Midlands Trains30 September 2015
East Midlands Trains respond to today's announcement by the Department for Transport regarding the Midland Mainline electrification scheme


2015-09-30 EMT-001
773



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Freight Group30 September 2015
Government must ‘unpause’ rail freight enhancements


2015-09-30 RFG-001
774



Archive ::: Press release
5

Network Rail1 October 2015
TransPennine and Midland Mainline electrification works to resume


2015-10-01 NET-001
775



Archive ::: Speech (full)
2

Department for Transport6 October 2015
Manchester Victoria station re-opening


2015-10-06 DfT-001
776



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail6 October 2015
Manchester Victoria opened after £44 million upgrade


2015-10-06 NET-001
777



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail8 October 2015
Network Rail announces new strategy director


2015-10-08 NET-001
778



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport12 October 2015
Rail investment


2015-10-12 DfT-001
779



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 October 2015
Transport Secretary unveils state-of-the-art Thameslink train facility


2015-10-15 DfT-001
780



Archive ::: Press release
2

Porterbrook2 November 2015
Porterbrook invests in additional Class 387 emus


2015-11-02 POR-001
781



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 November 2015
Transport Secretary sees Crossrail progress in south east London


2015-11-03 DfT-002
782



Archive ::: Speech (full)
2

Department for Transport5 November 2015
HS2 for Scotland


2015-11-05 DfT-003
783



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office6 November 2015
The sale of Eurostar


2015-11-06 NAO-001
784



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 November 2015
Contactless payments and Oyster to make travel to and from Gatwick Airport seamless


2015-11-10 DfT-001
785



Archive ::: Press release
7

National Audit Office24 November 2015
Reform of the rail franchising programme


2015-11-24 NAO-001
786



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport27 November 2015
We are making the Midlands an engine for growth


2015-11-27 DfT-001
787



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 November 2015
HS2 route from Birmingham to Crewe to open 6 years early - Chancellor confirms


2015-11-30 DfT-001
788



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport30 November 2015
HS2 and the Northern Powerhouse


2015-11-30 DfT-002
789



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 November 2015
Property consultation launched as HS2 route from West Midlands to Crewe confirmed


2015-11-30 DfT-003
790



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 December 2015
Transport Secretary pledges to build a new transport legacy for Wales


2015-12-03 DfT-003
791



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport3 December 2015
Investing in Welsh transport


2015-12-03 DfT-004
792



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 December 2015
Government’s rail investment plan forges ahead


2015-12-07 DfT-001
793



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport9 December 2015
Massive boost to rail services brings Northern Powerhouse to life


2015-12-09 DfT-002
794



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 December 2015
Massive boost to rail services across Yorkshire and the Humber brings Northern Powerhouse to life


2015-12-09 DfT-004
795



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 December 2015
Massive boost to rail services in the north-west brings Northern Powerhouse to life


2015-12-09 DfT-005
796



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 December 2015
Massive boost to rail services in the north-east brings Northern Powerhouse to life


2015-12-09 DfT-006
797



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 December 2015
Better journeys for rail customers as new Northern and TransPennine Express franchises confirmed


2015-12-23 DfT-001
798



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 January 2016
£20 million Leeds station entrance opens up access to city’s development


2016-01-04 DfT-001
799



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport7 January 2016
Transport Secretary tours £700 million Victoria tube station upgrade


2016-01-07 DfT-001
800



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport11 January 2016
Transport Secretary visits Gatwick Airport to launch Oyster and contactless payments


2016-01-11 DfT-001
801



Archive ::: Press release

Merseytravel11 January 2016
Another step towards new Merseyrail trains as bidder shortlist announced


2016-01-11 MER-001
802



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 January 2016
Transport sector all geared up for winter weather


2016-01-13 DfT-002
803



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group13 January 2016
Rail industry takes the lead in review of infrastructure charges


2016-01-13 RDG-001
804



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 January 2016
Transport Secretary and Mayor set out vision for rail travel across London and the south east


2016-01-21 DfT-001
805



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group21 January 2016
London rail plans - industry response


2016-01-21 RDG-001
806



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport1 February 2016
Government and industry unite to drive UK rail growth


2016-02-01 DfT-002
807



Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Supply Group1 February 2016
Government and industry unite to drive UK rail growth


2016-02-01 RSG-001
808



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport2 February 2016
Leading change in the rail industry


2016-02-02 DfT-001
809



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 February 2016
Two companies shortlisted to compete for the next South Western rail franchise


2016-02-04 DfT-001
810



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 February 2016
New funding for south west rail study


2016-02-09 DfT-001
811



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport17 February 2016
GTR strikes £200m-plus deal for new train fleet serving City of London Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR)


2016-02-17 GTR-001
812



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 February 2016
Crossrail to become the Elizabeth line in honour of Her Majesty the Queen


2016-02-23 DfT-001
813



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport24 February 2016
George Bradshaw address 2016


2016-02-24 DfT-001
814



Archive ::: Press release
3

Competition and Markets Authority8 March 2016
CMA signals route for greater rail competition


2016-03-08 CMA-001
815



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group8 March 2016
Rail Delivery Group responds to Competition and Markets Authority report on competition in passenger rail services


2016-03-08 RDG-001
816



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group17 March 2016
Shaw Report - Rail Delivery Group statement


2016-03-17 RDG-001
817



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport18 March 2016
Arriva named as new operator for London Overground


2016-03-18 TfL-001
818



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport21 March 2016
HS2 Ltd broad options report on northern England and Scotland


2016-03-21 DfT-001
819



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 March 2016
Three-hour Scotland to London rail journeys on track


2016-03-21 DfT-002
820



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group9 May 2016
Rail investment vital to meet demand as journeys reach 1.7BN a year


2016-05-09 RDG-001
821



Archive ::: Press release
3

Karl McCartney MP12 May 2016
Karl McCartney MP cautiously welcomes ORR’s decision that allows extra direct services between Lincoln and London


2016-05-12 McC-001
822



Archive ::: Press release
5

Office of Rail and Road12 May 2016
Rail regulator approves future new passenger services on the East Coast Main Line


2016-05-12 ORR-001
823



Archive ::: Press release
4

Rail Delivery Group12 May 2016
New East Coast services - RDG responds


2016-05-12 RDG-001
824



Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group12 May 2016
ORR decision on applications for access to East Coast Main Line


2016-05-12 STG-001
825



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport17 May 2016
High speed rail and connected cities


2016-05-17 DfT-001
826



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport19 May 2016
We need a sustainable railway


2016-05-19 DfT-001
827



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport19 May 2016
Queen’s Speech debate: transport and infrastructure (edited version)


2016-05-19 DfT-002
828



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Hansard (Commons)19 May 2016
Queen’s Speech debate: transport and infrastructure


2016-05-19 HAN-001
829



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 May 2016
Rail tourism winners announced


2016-05-25 DfT-001
830



Archive ::: Press release
3

Porterbrook9 June 2016
Porterbrook announces the purchase of additional Class 387s


2016-06-09 POR-001
831



Archive ::: Press release
3

MTR16 June 2016
FirstGroup/MTR joint venture to bid for South Western franchise


2016-06-16 MTR-001
832



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport28 June 2016
Investment in infrastructure is now even more important


2016-06-28 DfT-001
833



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport30 June 2016
Annual update on Crossrail 2016


2016-06-30 DfT-002
834



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group30 June 2016
Investment key to meet growing demand for rail and keep improving services


2016-06-30 RDG-001
835



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 July 2016
Better journeys on the way for rail passengers across the South Western network


2016-07-04 DfT-001
836



Archive ::: Press release
3

HS2 Ltd7 July 2016
David Higgins recommends new HS2 plans for South Yorkshire


2016-07-07 HS2-001
837



Archive ::: Press release
2

High Speed UK (HSUK)7 July 2016
HS2 shows its true colours with Sheffield route change


2016-07-07 HSU-001
838



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport21 July 2016
Investing in the Midlands


2016-07-21 DfT-001
839



Archive ::: Press release
5

Transport for London29 July 2016
First Elizabeth line train takes to the test track


2016-07-29 TfL-001
840



Archive ::: Letter

Department for Transport4 August 2016
Rail regulation: Network Rail’s outputs and funding for 2019 to 2024


2016-08-04 DfT-001
841



Archive ::: Press release
4

Abellio10 August 2016
Abellio selected as preferred bidder for East Anglia rail franchise


2016-08-10 ABB-001
842



Archive ::: Press release
5

Abellio24 August 2016
Abellio confirmed as new East Anglia franchise operator by Department for Transport


2016-08-24 ABB-001
843



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport30 August 2016
Better journeys on the way for rail passengers across the West Midlands


2016-08-30 DfT-001
844



Archive ::: Written statement
5

Department for Transport13 September 2016
Rail freight: 13 September 2016


2016-09-13 DfT-001
845



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group13 September 2016
‘Rail freight is crucial to Britain’ – RDG response to government strategy


2016-09-13 RDG-001
846



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Freight Group13 September 2016
Government backs rail freight with new strategy


2016-09-13 RFG-001
847



Archive ::: Press release

Govia Thameslink Railway19 September 2016
Govia Thameslink Railway consults on ‘biggest timetable shake-up in a generation’


2016-09-19 GTR-001
848



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport28 September 2016
UK Transport Minister: “Britain represents a great opportunity for Japanese firms”


2016-09-28 DfT-001
849



Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport12 October 2016
Transport Secretary confirms government commitment to HS2


2016-10-12 DfT-001
850



Archive ::: Speech (full)
5

Department for Transport12 October 2016
We will build HS2


2016-10-12 DfT-002
851



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport14 October 2016
We put the travelling public first


2016-10-14 DfT-001
852



Archive ::: Press release

Mayor of London3 November 2016
Sadiq Khan calls on the Government to match his fares freeze, as rail passengers face ‘unacceptable’ 5% fares hike in January


2016-11-03 MAY-001
853



Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport4 November 2016 07.00
New era for the West Coast mainline as government confirms future operator will also run HS2 services


2016-11-04 DfT-001
854



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group4 November 2016
HS2 will become a very important part of Britain’s railway for decades to come


2016-11-04 RDG-001
855



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Freight Group4 November 2016
RFG press comment on new West Coast Partnership


2016-11-04 RFG-001
856



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport8 November 2016
Rail update: rail investment in the Great Western route


2016-11-08 DfT-001
857



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office9 November 2016
Modernising the Great Western railway


2016-11-09 NAO-001
858



Archive ::: Press release
4

Department for Transport15 November 2016
HS2 route to the East Midlands, Leeds and Manchester set out by the government


2016-11-15 DfT-001
859



Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport15 November 2016
Secretary for State for Transport decisions on HS2 Phase 2b scheme


2016-11-15 DfT-003
860



Archive ::: Press release
5

Freight Transport Association15 November 2016
FTA says Government must ensure HS2 delivers on freight


2016-11-15 FTA-001
861



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd15 November 2016
HS2 names enabling works contractors


2016-11-15 HS2-001
862



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd15 November 2016
HS2 route to the East Midlands, Leeds and Manchester set out by the government


2016-11-15 HS2-002
863



Archive ::: Press release
10

Rail Delivery Group15 November 2016
RDG responds to HS2 route announcement


2016-11-15 RDG-001
864



Archive ::: Press release

Siemens15 November 2016
Siemens UK appoints rail industry leader to top job at Rail Systems


2016-11-15 SIE-001
865



Archive ::: Press release
3

TUC15 November 2016
HS2 announcement could be “shot in the arm” for UK economy, says TUC


2016-11-15 TUC-001
866



Archive ::: Press release
3

West Midlands Combined Authority15 November 2016
Chair of WMCA welcomes Government announcement on HS2


2016-11-15 WMC-001
867



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group21 November 2016
Railway ‘must harness new technology and change the way we work’, say industry leaders


2016-11-21 RDG-001
868



Archive ::: Speech (full)
5

HM Treasury23 November 2016
Autumn Statement 2016: some of the things we’ve announced


2016-11-23 HMT-001
869



Archive ::: Oral statement
4

HM Treasury23 November 2016
Autumn Statement 2016: Philip Hammond’s speech


2016-11-23 HMT-002
870



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport30 November 2016
Investment in transport


2016-11-30 DfT-001
871



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport2 December 2016
Putting passengers first


2016-12-02 DfT-003
872



Archive ::: Press release
2

Rail Delivery Group5 December 2016
Chris Burchell appointed as chairman of the Rail Delivery Group


2016-12-05 RDG-001
873



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport6 December 2016
Rail reform: future of the rail network


2016-12-06 DfT-001
874



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport6 December 2016
An innovative, modern, passenger focused railway network


2016-12-06 DfT-003
875



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group7 December 2016
Digital railway - RDG welcomes early contractor involvement report


2016-12-07 RDG-001
876



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport12 December 2016
Southern Rail: Transport Secretary message to passengers


2016-12-12 DfT-001
877



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport6 January 2017
Rail regulator to set out national safety framework for train dispatch


2017-01-06 DfT-001
878



Archive ::: Press release

Network Rail12 January 2017
Network Rail awards £49m Shotts Line electrification contract


2017-01-12 NET-001
879



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 January 2017
New opportunities offered as details of new rail franchise are released


2017-01-19 DfT-001
880



Archive ::: Press release
5

Network Rail23 January 2017
Alex Hynes appointed managing director of ScotRail alliance


2017-01-23 NET-001
881



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd26 January 2017
HS2 announces new CEO


2017-01-26 HS2-001
882



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 February 2017
Full speed ahead as HS2 gets Royal Assent


2017-02-23 DfT-001
883



Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland1 March 2017
Transport Minister urges DfT to rethink investment in freight


2017-03-01 TSC-001
884



Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland17 March 2017
North East gets new dedicated team to address rail issues


2017-03-17 TSC-001
885



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport27 March 2017
South Western rail franchise


2017-03-27 DfT-002
886



Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland29 March 2017
Rail journey planning information now includes busiest trains


2017-03-29 TSC-001
887



Archive ::: Press release
4

Transport Scotland30 March 2017
Queen Street redevelopment gets Ministers’ go ahead


2017-03-30 TSC-001
888



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd2 -- 20 April 2017
HS2 opens procurement for world class train manufacturer


2017-04-20 HS2-001
889



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office20 April 2017
Investigation into the South East Flexible Ticketing Programme


2017-04-20 NAO-001
890



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport21 June 2017
Government to drive investment and innovation in transport for the future


2017-06-21 DfT-001
891



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 June 2017
Bidders for 2 rail franchises named by government


2017-06-22 DfT-001
892



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport22 June 2017
West Coast Partnership and South Eastern rail franchise bidders


2017-06-22 DfT-002
893



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport22 June 2017
HS2 will be an integral part of our national rail network, and it will make the whole work better


2017-06-22 DfT-004
894



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport29 June 2017
Annual update on Crossrail 2017


2017-06-29 DfT-001
895



Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office4 July 2017
The Sheffield to Rotherham tram-train project: investigation into the modification of the national rail network


2017-07-04 NAO-001
896



Archive ::: Press release

Welsh Government13 July 2017
Newport selected for new £30m rail production facility creating 300 jobs


2017-07-13 WGO-001
897



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport17 July 2017
First big HS2 contracts to build Britain’s new railway will support 16,000 jobs


2017-07-17 DfT-001
898



Archive ::: Press release

HS2 Ltd17 July 2017
HS2 reveals station design and Euston master development partner shortlists


2017-07-17 HS2-001
899



Archive ::: Press release

Welsh Government17 July 2017
Welsh Government announce extra rolling stock to improve rail services


2017-07-17 WGO-001
900



Archive ::: Oral statement
7

Department for Transport18 July 2017
HS2 update: Phase 2a and Phase 2b


2017-07-18 DfT-001
901



Archive ::: Written statement
6

Department for Transport20 July 2017
Rail update: bi-mode train technology


2017-07-20 DfT-001
902



Archive ::: Press release
6

Department for Transport20 July 2017
New improvements for rail passengers in Wales, the midlands and the north


2017-07-20 DfT-003
903



Archive ::: Press release

Welsh Government21 July 2017
Ken Skates demands £700m from UK Government for scrapping electrification across South Wales


2017-07-21 WGO-001
904



Archive ::: Statement
2

Department for Transport/Mayor of London24 July 2017
Crossrail 2: a way forward


2017-07-24 DfT-001
905



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 August 2017
More seats for rail passengers as nearly £1bn is invested in Midlands services


2017-08-10 DfT-001
906



Archive ::: Press release

London Midland10 August 2017
London Midland statement on next West Midlands franchise


2017-08-10 LON-001
907



Archive ::: Press release
9

West Midlands Rail10 August 2017
Near £1 billion investment to bring new trains, extra seats and more frequent services


2017-08-10 WMR-001
908



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport13 September 2017
Rail renaissance: dealing with the consequences of success


2017-09-13 DfT-001
909



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport22 September 2017
Government invests in northern transport infrastructure


2017-09-22 DfT-002
910



Archive ::: Press release
3

Hitachi Rail Europe17 October 2017
British-built Hitachi trains enter service on Great Western route today


2017-10-16 HIT-001
911



Archive ::: Press release

Abellio17 October 2017
Abellio, JR East and Mitsui announce £680m new trains for the next West Midlands rail franchise


2017-10-17 ABB-001
912



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Andrew Adonis14 November 2017
The Golden Arrow: London 2030


2017-11-14 ADO-001
913



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 November 2017
Better journeys for South Eastern rail passengers


2017-11-29 DfT-001
914



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport29 November 2017
Strategic vision for rail, 29 November 2017


2017-11-29 DfT-003
915



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport29 November 2017
Strategic vision for rail


2017-11-29 DfT-004
916



Archive ::: Oral statement
3

Department for Transport29 November 2017
Rail update, 29 November 2017


2017-11-29 DfT-005
917



Archive ::: Press release
2

Great Western Railway29 November 2017
GWR responds to DfT announcement to extend GWR franchise


2017-11-29 GWR-001
918



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport28 December 2017
Better mobile and Wi-Fi connectivity for rail passengers


2017-12-28 DfT-001
919



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 January 2018
Community projects to benefit from £45 million of HS2 government funding


2018-01-25 DfT-001
920



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 February 2018
New study into revival of Skipton to Colne rail link


2018-02-03 DfT-001
921



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 February 2018
Transport Minister recognises Midlands as 'heart of HS2’


2018-02-26 DfT-002
922



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 March 2018
Grayling: progress on Transpennine route upgrade and Crossrail 2 to advance in lockstep


2018-03-02 DfT-001
923



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 March 2018
£450,000 of HS2 government funding to deliver woodland hub for communities in heart of Buckinghamshire


2018-03-08 DfT-001
924



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 March 2018
Government confirms commitment to Crewe Hub vision


2018-03-09 DfT-001
925



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport12 March 2018
HS2 Crewe Hub consultation response


2018-03-12 DfT-001
926



Archive ::: Blog

Office of Rail and Road3 December 2018
The future for open access


2018-12-03 ORR-001
927



Archive ::: Press release

LNER29 January 2019
We're off to a good start


2019-01-29 LNE-001
928



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport12 February 2019
Second additional provision to the High Speed Rail (West Midlands – Crewe) Bill


2019-02-12 DfT-002
929



Archive ::: Press release
5

Stagecoach Group12 February 2019
Stagecoach operation of East Midlands Trains extended


2019-02-19 STG-001
930



Archive ::: Speech (full)
2

Department for Transport26 February 2019
The Bradshaw Address by Keith Williams


2019-02-26 DfT-001
931



Archive ::: Press release

GO-OP12 March 2019
Community owned rail operator plans new services to connect market towns to the rail network


2019-03-12 GOO-001
932



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport19 March 2019
Keith Williams at Accelerate Rail 2019


2019-03-19 DfT-001
933



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport10 April 2019
More seats, services and state-of-the-art trains for passengers on new East Midlands Railway


2019-04-10 DfT-001
934



Archive ::: Press release
7

Department for Transport12 April 2019
New appointments made to strengthen HS2 Ltd board


2019-04-12 DfT-001
935



Archive ::: Press release

Abellio9 May 2019
£600 million improvements for East Midlands Railway by Abellio confirmed


2019-05-09 ABB-001
936



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport6 June 2019
High Speed 2 Phase 2b update


2019-06-06 DfT-001
937



Archive ::: Press release
2

Southeastern13 June 2019
Southeastern to introduce 15-minute Delay Repay compensation


2019-06-13 SEA-001
938



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 June 2019
£53 million line upgrade to help make midlands railways fit for the future


2019-06-27 DfT-001
939



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 July 2019
£150 million pledged to deliver vital upgrades at Gatwick Airport station


2019-07-08 DfT-003
940



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 July 2019
Competition opens to create community facilities as Pacer trains retire from passenger service


2019-07-11 DfT-001
941



Archive ::: Press release
2

Rail Safety and Standards Board22 July 2019
UK government transforming South Wales rail network


2019-07-22 DfT-002
942



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport23 July 2019
Annual update on Crossrail 2019


2019-07-23 DfT-001
943



Archive ::: Statement
3

Go-Ahead Group7 August 2019
Go-Ahead statement regarding the Southeastern franchise


2019-08-07 GOA-001
944



Archive ::: Press release

Labour Party7 August 2019
NEWS FROM LABOUR: Shapps continues disastrous Grayling policy: DfT cancels Southeastern franchise competition - Rachael Maskell responds


2019-08-07 LAB-001
945



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 August 2019
West Coast marks new partnership model for rail


2019-08-14 DfT-001
946



Archive ::: Statement

FirstGroup/Trenitalia14 August 2019
Firstgroup and Trenitalia welcome West Coast Partnership award


2019-08-14 FIR-001
947



Archive ::: Guidance

Department for Transport21 August 2019
Terms of reference for the independent review of HS2


2019-08-21 DfT-002
948



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport3 September 2019
HS2 update: 3 September 2019


2019-09-03 DfT-001
949



Archive ::: Press release
2

Transport for the North5 October 2019
Statement on HS2 eastern leg


2019-10-05 TfN-001
950



Archive ::: Press release

Adam Smith Institute9 October 2019
Don’t railroad it through — rethink HS2


2019-10-09 ASI-001
951



Archive ::: Written answer

Department for Transport21 October 2019
Rolling stock: Sheffield City Region


2019-10-21 DfT-001
952



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport31 October 2019
Department for Transport: departmental update, 31 October 2019


2019-10-31 DfT-001
953



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London4 November 2019
TfL Press Release - Victoria line services to increase in major boost for commuters


2019-11-04 TfL-001
954



Archive ::: Press release
2

Network Rail5 November 2019
Rail network open for business this Christmas and New Year


2019-11-05 NET-001
955



Archive ::: Press release
6

South Western Railway20 November 2019
SWR promises to keep guards on trains and reveals plans to keep passengers moving during strikes


2019-11-20 SWR-001
956



Archive ::: Press release

Transport for Wales20 November 2019
TfW announce Sunday Railway Revolution across Wales


2019-11-20 TfW-001
957



Archive ::: Press release
6

South Western Railway23 November 2019
SWR weekday strike timetable released: customers urged to check before they travel ahead of RMT strike action


2019-11-25 SWR-001
958



Archive ::: Press release

West Coast Partnership26 November 2019
FirstGroup and Trenitalia announce new managing directors for West Coast Partnership rail franchise


2019-11-26 WCP-001
959



Archive ::: Press release

FirstGroup29 November 2019
Appointment of First Rail managing director, non-franchised businesses


2019-11-29 FIR-001
960



Archive ::: Press release
2

RMT3 December 2019
First Pacers leave Northern


2019-12-03 NOR-001
961



Archive ::: Press release
4

FirstGroup6 December 2019
First Trenitalia chooses Hitachi Rail to build new InterCity trains for Avanti West Coast


2019-12-06 FIR-001
962



Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group14 December 2019
Rail industry will add over 1,000 extra weekly services in Winter timetable


2019-12-14 RDG-001
963



Archive ::: Statement

Rail Delivery Group19 December 2019
Accessibility letter


2019-12-19 RDG-001
964



Archive ::: Oral statement
3

Department for Transport11 February 2020
PM statement on transport infrastructure: 11 February 2020


2020-02-11 DfT-001
965



Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport27 February 2020
Northern Powerhouse Rail and HS2


2020-02-27 DfT-001
966



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 March 2020
Northern franchise enters new future


2020-03-01 DfT-001
967



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport30 March 2020
Critical rail services protected in new deals for GWR and Southeastern


2020-03-30 DfT-001
968



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 April 2020
Government provides construction sector certainty by confirming 'Notice to proceed' on High Speed 2


2020-04-15 DfT-001
969



Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport12 May 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): new transport guidance for passengers and operators


2020-05-12 DfT-001
970



Archive ::: Oral statement
2

Department for Transport12 May 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): safer travel guidance for passengers


2020-05-12 DfT-002
971



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 June 2020
New tech to tackle leaves on the line and de-ice platforms set to revolutionise British rail travel


2020-06-17 DfT-001
972



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport22 June 2020
Thousands of hours in delays to be saved as UK’s first mainline digital railway introduced


2020-06-22 DfT-001
973



Archive ::: Letter

Department for Transport24 June 2020
Letter from HS2 Minister to Transport Select Committee


2020-06-24 DfT-001
974



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport29 June 2020
£15 million boost to bring better rail journeys to the North East


2020-06-29 DfT-001
975



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 June 2020
Demand from England and Wales to restore Beeching lines as deadline for proposals closes


2020-06-30 DfT-001
976



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 June 2020
Regions across England to benefit from transport funding boost


2020-06-30 DfT-002
977



Archive ::: Guidance

Department for Transport2 July 2020
Restoring Your Railway Fund


2020-07-02 DfT-001
978



Archive ::: Written statement
3

Department for Transport20 July 2020
Crossrail annual update 2020


2020-07-20 DfT-001
979



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport22 July 2020
Major Birmingham University station upgrade will boost economy and improve journeys for passengers


2020-07-22 DfT-001
980



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 July 2020
£589 million to kickstart rail upgrades across the north


2020-07-23 DfT-001
981



Archive ::: Press release
2

Grand Central24 July 2020
Extra passenger services announced as Grand Central readies for weekend relaunch


2020-07-24 GCR-001
982



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 August 2020
Rail passengers see major service boost with new £40 million Stevenage station platform


2020-08-03 DfT-001
983



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport8 August 2020
Government extends coronavirus support for buses and trams, total funding tops £700 million


2020-08-08 DfT-001
984



Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport21 August 2020
Multi-million boost from UK government for Welsh railways to level up infrastructure and improve journeys for passengers


2020-08-21 DfT-001
985



Archive ::: Press release
2

FirstGroup1 September 2020
Extension of GWR Emergency Measures Agreement


2020-09-01 FIR-001
986



Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport21 September 2020
Rail update: Emergency Recovery Measures Agreements


2020-09-21 DfT-002
987



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 September 2020
First phase of Dawlish seawall completed, securing South West’s rail links


2020-09-25 DfT-001
988



Archive ::: Written statement
5

Department for Transport7 October 2020
Consultation to deliver stronger seamless links between HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail


2020-10-07 DfT-002
989



Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport13 October 2020
£17 million boost to Southampton’s rail freight capacity


2020-10-13 DfT-001
990



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 October 2020
Vital rail services protected through new deal with Arriva CrossCountry


2020-10-16 DfT-001
991



Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport16 October 2020
Rail update: 16 October 2020


2020-10-16 DfT-002
992



Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 December 2020
Christmas travel measures to help passengers plan their journey and travel safely


2020-12-03 DfT-001
993



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