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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport30 March 1995
Passenger comes first on the new railway - Mawhinney


1995-03-30 DoT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport11 April 1995
Mawhinney welcomes decision on through ticketing


1995-04-11 DoT-001
2


Archive ::: Press release
2

Department of Transport31 July 1995
Sir George rejects CRUCC scare stories – “rail investment at record levels”


1995-07-31 DoT-001
3


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport24 November 1995
Travelling in the right direction – the great debate moves on


1995-11-24 DoT-001
4


Archive ::: Press release
5

Department of Transport6 December 1995
Sir George Young welcomes real benefits of new rail era


1995-12-06 DoT-001
5


Archive ::: Press release
5

Department of Transport8 December 1995
Transport secretary Sir George Young - statement on OPRAF judicial review


1995-12-08 DoT-001
6


Archive ::: Press release
2

Department of Transport2 January 1996
Secretary of State for Transport, Sir George Young's, statement in response to Which? report


1996-01-02 DoT-001
7


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator17 January 1996
Rail Regulator's intervention in the wrong kind of fares in Kent


1996-01-17 ORR-001
8


Archive ::: Press release
2

Office of the Rail Regulator24 January 1996
Regulator's Statement on “Save Our Railways” Allegations


1996-01-24 ORR-001
9


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator5 February 1996
Rail Regulator investigates alleged ticket irregularities at LTS Rail


1996-02-05 ORR-001
10


Archive ::: Publication
2

House of Commons Library6 February 1996
Rail passenger franchises


1996-02-06 HoC-001
11


Archive ::: Press release
2

Office of the Rail Regulator9 February 1996
Statement from the Rail Regulator on the LTS investigation


1996-02-09 ORR-001
12


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport25 March 1996
Transport report gives spending for the next three years


1996-03-25 DoT-001
13


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator1 August 1996
Rail Regulator launches enquiry into accurate and impartial retailing


1996-08-01 ORR-001
14


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator13 August 1996
Penalty fares: Rail Regulator promises greater safeguards for passengers


1996-08-13 ORR-001
15


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport15 August 1996
Bowis welcomes independent confirmation of passenger benefits on privatised railways


1996-08-15 DoT-001
16


Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport22 August 1996
Splendours of London Underground revealed


1996-08-22 LRT-001
17


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator26 September 1996
Routeing Guide defines 'reasonable' rail routes for the first time


1996-09-26 ORR-001
18


Archive ::: Press release

National Audit Office23 October 1996
Office of Passenger Rail Franchising (OPRAF): The award of the first three passenger rail franchises


1996-10-23 NAO-001
19


Archive ::: Press release
2

Department of Transport24 October 1996
Transport statistics for London 1996


1996-10-24 DoT-001
20


Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport29 October 1996
New fare evasion campaign – a different approach


1996-10-29 LRT-001
21


Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport8 November 1996
Things you didn't know about London Transport


1996-11-08 LRT-001
22


Archive ::: Press release
3

Office of the Rail Regulator19 November 1996
Rail Regulator addresses charter operators


1996-11-19 ORR-001
23


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport26 November 1996
Sir George Young announces transport spending plans


1996-11-26 DoT-001
24


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport4 December 1996
Rail watchdog says complaints down nearly a third


1996-12-04 DoT-002
25


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator22 January 1997
Rail Regulator tells train operators they must do better on information and retailing


1997-01-22 ORR-001
26


Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator14 March 1997
Rail Regulator emphasises importance of compliance and control arrangements in the railway industry


1997-03-14 ORR-001
27


Archive ::: Press release
3

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
28


Archive ::: Speech (full)
2

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


1997-06-18 ORR-002
29


Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport3 July 1997
All day family fun costs less with London Transport


1997-07-03 LRT-002
30


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator6 August 1997
Revised Routeing Guide approved by Regulator


1997-08-06 ORR-001
31


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator7 October 1997
New service opportunities before the millennium? - Rail Regulator seeks views


1997-10-07 ORR-001
32


Archive ::: Press release

London Regional Transport15 October 1997
Fare evaders suckered by Operation Octopus


1997-10-15 LRT-001
33


Archive ::: Press release
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Office of the Rail Regulator31 March 1998
New service opportunities for rail passengers


1998-03-31 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 July 1998
New deal for transport – better for everyone


1998-07-20 DET-001
35


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


1998-09-18 RFO-002
36


Archive ::: Press release

OPRAF22 October 1998
Regulated rail fares to rise by less than inflation


1998-10-22 OPR-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC6 January 1999
Which? report on rail customer surveys


1999-01-06 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
5

Office of the Rail Regulator17 February 1999
Regulator says complaints must lead to action as they rise by a quarter


1999-02-17 ORR-001
39


Archive ::: Press release
4

ATOC25 February 1999
Rail industry spells out progress on ten-point improvement plan and future goals


1999-02-25 ATO-001
40


Archive ::: Press release
2

OPRAF29 March 1999
Sustained passenger growth in London


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

Office of the Rail Regulator16 April 1999
Rail Regulator announces new licence proposals for earlier timetable information


1999-04-16 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator17 May 1999
Rail Regulator changes licences to provide earlier timetable information


1999-05-17 ORR-001
43


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator15 June 1999
Regulator says rail industry faces testing time


1999-06-15 ORR-002
44


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
46


Archive ::: Guidance note

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority16 June 1999
Rail passenger partnership - bidding guidance


1999-06-16 SRA-002
47


Archive ::: Press release

Office of the Rail Regulator25 August 1999
Regulator demands action as complaints top a million


1999-08-25 ORR-001
48


Archive ::: Press release

First Great Eastern24 September 1999
No evening peak ban on Great Eastern


1999-09-24 FGE-001
49


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC30 September 1999
Train operators are committed to reducing SPADs


1999-09-30 ATO-001
50


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC19 October 1999
London's train operators to run special millennium services


1999-10-19 ATO-002
51


Archive ::: Press release

Shadow Strategic Rail Authority26 October 1999
Regulated rail fares to rise by less than inflation for second year running


1999-10-26 SRA-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions22 November 1999
DLR Link puts Lewisham minutes away from heart of city


1999-11-22 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions29 November 1999
Transport Statistics for London 1999


1999-11-29 DET-002
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Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions1 December 1999
Prescott publishes Transport Bill


1999-12-01 DET-001
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Archive ::: Press release
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First Great Eastern7 December 1999
No fares increase


1999-12-07 FGE-001
56


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
57


Archive ::: Press release

First Great Eastern8 December 1999
Below inflation fares increase


1999-12-08 FGE-001
58


Archive ::: Press release
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Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions10 December 1999
European rail freight market opens up


1999-12-10 DET-001
59


Archive ::: Press release

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


2000-02-17 DET-001
60


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC15 March 2000
Train operators aim to make fares more user friendly


2000-03-15 ATO-001
61


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC23 March 2000
Rail ticket selling accuracy reaches highest ever peak


2000-03-23 ATO-001
62


Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions6 April 2000
Prescott - Trams not jams


2000-04-06 DET-001
63


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains20 April 2000
Hull Trains to start new services in September


2000-04-20 HUL-001
64


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC19 May 2000
More seats for more passengers in summer timetable


2000-05-19 ATO-001
65


Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC25 May 2000
Train operators deliver commitments to passengers and government


2000-05-25 ATO-002
66


Archive ::: Press release

Railtrack plc1 June 2000
Final results - year ended 31 March 2000, part 1


2000-06-01 RTK-001
67


Archive ::: Press release

Prism Rail PLC18 July 2000
National Express Group plc ('National Express') recommended offer for Prism Rail PLC ('Prism Rail')


2000-07-18 PRI-001
68


Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 July 2000
Government's £25bn boost for London's transport


2000-07-20 DET-001
69


Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 July 2000
£180bn Ten year investment plan to deliver top class transport system


2000-07-20 DET-002
70


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions20 July 2000
Transport (ten year plan)


2000-07-20 DET-003
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC18 August 2000
Train companies join dome promotion weekend


2000-08-18 ATO-001
72


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC6 September 2000
ATOC strengthens senior management team


2000-09-06 ATO-001
73


Archive ::: Press release
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Hull Trains12 September 2000
Launch of new Hull Trains service - special preview train arranged for invited guests and the media on Tuesday 12 Sept


2000-09-12 HUL-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains19 September 2000
First new train service begins under rail industry’s “open access” arrangements as Hull Trains commences services between Hull and London on Monday 25 September


2000-09-19 HUL-001
75


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC12 October 2000
Pocket rockets to revolutionise fares and train information


2000-10-12 ATO-001
76


Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains20 November 2000
Fares freeze Jan 2000


2000-11-20 VIR-001
77


Archive ::: Press release

Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions4 December 2000
Transport Bill receives Royal Assent - a better transport system for the new century


2000-12-04 DET-001
78


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC8 January 2001
ATOC confident of rebuilding passenger trust


2001-01-08 ATO-001
79


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains
Winning back passengers! Hull Trains slashes ticket prices – travel to London from just £25 return!


2001-01-31 HUL-001
80


Archive ::: Press release
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Anglia Railways6 February 2001
Winning back passengers!


2001-02-06 ANG-001
81


Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains2 April 2001
Virgin slashes ticket prices


2001-04-02 VIR-001
82


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC6 April 2001
National Rail operators make a change to Network Railcard


2001-04-06 ATO-001
83


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC20 April 2001
Anglia Railways return to full mainline service between Norwich, Ipswich & London and for London Crosslink


2001-04-20 ANG-001
84


Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC7 May 2001
'15 months for the price of 12' on railcards


2001-05-07 ATO-001
85


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC11 June 2001
Rail ticketing survey - accuracy remains high


2001-06-11 ATO-001
86


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC22 June 2001
Anglia Railways to run normal service on 25 June and 4 July as strikes called off


2001-06-22 ANG-001
87


Archive ::: Press release

Anglia Railways9 July 2001
“It's time to return” - rail industry advertising campaign launched


2001-07-09 ANG-001
88


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains15 July 2001
Hull to London and back for £1 on Hull Trains


2001-07-15 HUL-001
89


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains25 July 2001
£1 promotion on the right track


2001-07-25 HUL-001
90


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains1 August 2001
A £1 first


2001-08-01 HUL-001
91


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains16 August 2001
New appointment


2001-08-16 HUL-001
92


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC7 September 2001
Fare reductions good news for passengers


2001-09-07 ATO-001
93


Archive ::: Press release

Virgin Trains17 September 2001
Voyager launch - Manchester


2001-09-17 VIR-001
94


Archive ::: Press release
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Transport for London26 November 2001
Promised £4.5bn PPP savings to taxpayer have vanished


2001-11-26 TfL-001
95


Archive ::: Briefing
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Transport for London26 November 2001
TfL Review of the PwC 1999 analysis of the London Underground PPP: TfL Press Office Brief


2001-11-26 TfL-002
96


Archive ::: Press release
4

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions29 November 2001
Kiley calls for Revolution in London's Rail


2001-11-29 TfL-001
97


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC13 December 2001
Performance figures highlight the need for rail stability


2001-12-13 ATO-001
98


Archive ::: Press release
2

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions7 Feb 2002 00:00
Byers gives green light to £16 billion tube modernisation


2002-02-07 DTR-001
99


Archive ::: Press release
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Transport for London7 February 2002
TfL response to Ernst & Young report and LT Board 'in principle' agreement to PPP


2002-02-07 TfL-001
100


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC1 March 2002
Train companies announce minimum fare for Network railcard


2002-03-01 ATO-001
101


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
102


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC25 March 2002
Network railcard changes will go ahead


2002-03-25 ATO-001
103


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC19 April 2002
WHSmith board the train for the great spring getaway


2002-04-19 ATO-001
104


Archive ::: Press release

Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions8 May 2002 00:00
The Tube is on track thanks to £ billions in modernisation


2002-05-08 DTR-001
105


Archive ::: Memorandum
2

Virgin Trains10 June 2002
Virgin committed to CrossCountry franchise


2002-06-10 VIR-001
106


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains18 July 2002
Train operators make capital connection


2002-07-18 HUL-001
107


Archive ::: Press release

Hull Trains20 September 2002
New rains for Hull Trains as company announces £36 million investment


2002-09-20 HUL-001
108


Archive ::: Press release

Anglia Railways25 October 2002
New direct Norwich to Cambridge service - now in operation


2002-10-25 ANG-001
109


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC19 August 2003
ATOC – adding value for rail passengers


2003-08-19 ATO-001
110


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC20 August 2003
“Forget directory enquiries, just call rail enquiries” says ATOC at launch of train-taxi information service


2003-08-20 ATO-001
111


Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC28 August 2003
New settlement system goes live across the UK rail network


2003-08-28 ATO-001
112


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC29 September 2003
No grounds for complaint about National Rail website as it scoops more awards


2003-09-29 ATO-001
113


Archive ::: Press release
2

Grand Central15 October 2003
In summary


2003-10-15 GCR-001
114


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC4 November 2003
Railways “changing for the better” says ATOC


2003-11-04 ATO-001
115


Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar5 November 2003
Eurostar to run more peak services and faster trains between London and Brussels


2003-11-05 EUR-001
116


Archive ::: Press release
5

Eurostar18 November 2003
Eurostar carries one millionth passenger


2003-11-18 EUR-001
117


Archive ::: Press release
2

ATOC8 December 2003
ATOC outlines rail fare rises


2003-12-08 ATO-001
118


Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar8 December 2003
Eurostar to carry Ryanair passengers


2003-12-08 EUR-001
119


Archive ::: Press release

South Eastern Trains8 December 2003
South Eastern Trains outlines rail fare rises


2003-12-08 SET-001
120


Archive ::: Press release
3

Grand Central18 December 2003
Passenger groups welcome Grand Central’s new cross-Pennine services


2003-12-18 GCR-001
121


Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport19 Jan 2004
Railways


2004-01-19 DfT-002
122


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central2 February 2004
New service promises more trains & cheaper fares


2004-02-02 GCR-001
123


Archive ::: Press release
2

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


2004-03-23 TfL-001
124


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central24 March 2004
Wakefield MP backs Grand Central plans


2004-03-24 GCR-001
125


Archive ::: Press release
2

Grand Central21 April 2004
Hearing at the Office of the Rail Regulator


2004-04-21 GCR-001
126


Archive ::: Press release
3

Competition Commission28 April 2004
CC finds anti-competitive aspects to proposed acquisition by FirstGroup of Scottish rail franchise and consults on remedies


2004-04-28 COM-001
127


Archive ::: Press release
2

Grand Central21 June 2004
Decision by Office of the Rail Regulator


2004-06-21 GCR-001
128


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
A new structure to deliver a better railway


2004-07-15 DfT-001
129


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
West Midlands to get more say in how it runs its railways


2004-07-15 DfT-002
130


Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
North West to get more say in how it runs its railways


2004-07-15 DfT-004
131


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
North East to get more say in how it runs its railways


2004-07-15 DfT-005
132


Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
London commuters have greater say over their rail network


2004-07-15 DfT-006
133


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Jul 2004 00:00
Yorkshire to get more say in how it runs its railways


2004-07-15 DfT-008
134


Archive ::: Press release

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


2004-07-15 TfL-001
135


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 Aug 2004 00:00
Government cracks down on fare dodgers


2004-08-03 DfT-001
136


Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London21 September 2004
Mayor: New fares policy will secure £3bn investment in transport


2004-09-21 TfL-001
137


Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London25 October 2004
Directions and Guidance to the Strategic Rail Authority 2004


2004-10-25 TfL-002
138


Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation27 October 2004
New service proposals to introduce high speed trains from Sunderland and the Durham coast to London and improved Cross-Pennine services for the Calder Valley


2004-10-27 GCR-001
139


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 Jan 2005 00:00
Financial agreement sets Scotland's railways on track


2005-01-18 DfT-001
140


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport5 Apr 2005 00:00
Government delivers on pledge to tackle fare dodgers


2005-04-05 DfT-001
141


Archive ::: Press release
5

Transport for London1 September 2005
Free under-16s bus and tram travel begins


2005-09-01 TfL-001
142


Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London25 October 2005
TfL proposes an increase in penalty fares and applying for ASBOs


2005-10-25 TfL-001
143


Archive ::: Press release

Govia30 November 2005
Department for Transport announces Integrated Kent franchise


2005-11-30 GOV-001
144


Archive ::: Press release

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


2005-12-06 GLA-001
145


Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London6 December 2005
Mayor opens Docklands Light Railway London City Airport extension


2005-12-06 TfL-001
146


Archive ::: Written statement
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Department for Transport21 March 2006
[Northern Rail franchise review]


2006-03-21 DfT-001
147


Archive ::: Press release
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Department for Transport21 March 2006
RMT welcomes reprieve for Northern Rail services


2006-03-21 RMT-001
148


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central23 March 2006
Grand Central Railway Company


2006-03-23 GCR-001
149


Archive ::: Press release

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


2006-03-31 DfT-001
150


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport10 May 2006 00:00
New Oyster deal for rail passengers


2006-05-10 DfT-001
151


Archive ::: Press release
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Midland Mainline27 July 2006
Midland Mainline launches ticketless train travel


2006-07-27 MML-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport14 Sep 2006 00:00
Survey released on public experiences of and attitudes towards rail travel


2006-09-14 DfT-001
153


Archive ::: Press release

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


2006-09-22 DfT-001
154


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 Oct 2006 00:00
Zonal fares for London trains pave the way for smart ticketing


2006-10-19 DfT-001
155


Archive ::: Press release

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


2006-10-31 DfT-001
156


Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar14 November 2006
Eurostar to launch passenger services at St Pancras International on Wednesday 14 November 2007


2006-11-14 EUR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 Dec 2006 00:00
Franchise agreement reinstated for West Coast services


2006-12-13 DfT-001
158


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport15 Dec 2006 00:00
Competition commences for operator of Intercity East Coast franchise


2006-12-15 DfT-001
159


Archive ::: Press release
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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
160


Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation22 January 2007
Office of Rail Regulation: new board members; new structure


2007-01-22 ORR-001
161


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport1 Feb 2007 00:00
Community rail - new life for local lines


2007-02-01 DfT-001
162


Archive ::: Press release
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GNER19 February 2007
GNER selects Atos Origin to provide and support an internet retailing system for rail tickets


2007-02-19 GNE-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 Feb 2007 09:50
Stock Exchange statement - Department for Transport announces pre-qualified bidders for Intercity East Coast franchise


2007-02-20 DfT-001
164


Archive ::: Press release

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


2007-06-21 DfT-001
165


Archive ::: Press release

Govia21 June 2007
Improvements on the way for passengers as Govia wins the West Midlands rail franchise


2007-06-21 GOV-001
166


Archive ::: Press release

Govia21 June 2007
Improvements on the way for passengers as Govia wins the West Midlands rail franchise


2007-06-21 LON-001
167


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
168


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
169


Archive ::: Press release

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


2007-07-24 DfT-001
170


Archive ::: Press release

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


2007-08-14 DfT-001
171


Archive ::: Press release
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Stagecoach Group10 Sep 2007
Stagecoach extends megatrain.com budget rail network


2007-09-10 STG-001
172


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 Sep 2007 12:13
Transport Minister in Birmingham to hear local views and in Coleshill to open new £9m railway station


2007-09-18 DfT-001
173


Archive ::: Press release

Eurostar14 November 2007
Eurostar opens for business at St Pancras International station


2007-11-14 EUR-001
174


Archive ::: Press release
5

GNER3 December 2007
New GNER website makes ticket buying easier for millions of rail passengers


2007-12-03 GNE-001
175


Archive ::: Press release
8

Stagecoach Group10 Dec 2007
Stagecoach extends budget rail service megatrain.com to East Midlands Trains


2007-12-10 STG-001
176


Archive ::: Press release

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


2008-02-26 DfT-001
177


Archive ::: Press release

Transport for London17 March 2008
Tfl announces plans to take over Tramlink services


2008-03-17 TfL-001
178


Archive ::: Press release
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Wrexham & Shropshire2 April 2008
New direct rail service launches this April


2008-04-02 WRE-001
179


Archive ::: Press release

South West Trains14 May 2008
Proposed changes to Ticket Office opening hours


2008-05-14 SWT-001
180


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
181


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central18 December 2008
Grand Central - the first 365 days!


2008-12-18 GCR-001
182


Archive ::: Press release
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ATOC1 January 2009
ATOC comments on rail improvements and January fares changes


2009-01-01 ATO-001
183


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC28 January 2009
Record numbers satisfied with rail travel


2009-01-28 ATO-001
184


Archive ::: Press release
2

Wrexham & Shropshire23 March 2009
Wrexham & Shropshire calls time on train fare chaos


2009-03-23 WRE-001
185


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 May 2009
Transport Direct welcomes 50 millionth user


2009-05-26 DfT-001
186


Archive ::: Press release
3

Southeastern1 June 2009
New high speed preview services announced


2009-06-01 SEA-001
187


Archive ::: Press release

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
188


Archive ::: Press release
3

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


2009-06-15 ATO-001
189


Archive ::: Press release
4

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


2009-07-01 NXG-002
190


Archive ::: Press release
2

Grand Central8 August 2009
New ‘West Riding’ service


2009-08-15 GCR-001
191


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport18 Aug 2009 09:38
Most commuter fares set to drop next year


2009-08-18 DfT-001
192


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 Aug 2009 09:46
New technology could signal the end of the line for paper tickets


2009-08-20 DfT-001
193


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 Sep 2009 10:41
Survey released on public experiences of and attitudes towards rail travel


2009-09-25 DfT-001
194


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 Oct 2009 09:29
Watford and St Albans passengers on track for new tram service


2009-10-30 DfT-001
195


Archive ::: Press release

East Midlands Trains21 December 2009
Passengers benefiting from lower East Midlands Trains fares in 2010


2009-12-21 EMT-001
196


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport31 Dec 2009 11:04
New Year heralds lower fares for many rail passengers


2009-12-31 DfT-001
197


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 Jan 2010 10:00
Rail passengers asked for views on tram services


2010-01-04 DfT-001
198


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport21 Jan 2010 09:25
Faster, more frequent journeys for East Coast Main Line


2010-01-21 DfT-001
199


Archive ::: Press release

East Coast11 February 2010
East Coast appoints new customer service director


2010-02-11 EAS-001
200


Archive ::: Press release

East Coast3 March 2010
Train travel grows at airlines’ expense


2010-03-03 EAS-001
201


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central30 April 2010
Direct London trains restored to Halifax after 32 years


2010-04-30 GCR-001
202


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central30 April 2010
Bradford gets three new London trains from 23 May


2010-04-30 GCR-002
203


Archive ::: Press release

Grand Central3 May 2010
Direct London trains restored to Wakefield Kirkgate after 32 years


2010-05-03 GCR-001
204


Archive ::: Press release
2

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


2010-06-14 DfT-002
205


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport8 July 2010
National Rail Conference


2010-07-08 DfT-001
206


Archive ::: Press release

Alliance Rail12 August 2010
Development team assembled


2010-08-12 ALL-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Wrexham & Shropshire3 November 2010
Wrexham and Shropshire: changes to train services


2010-11-03 WRE-001
208


Archive ::: Press release

East Coast4 November 2010
Directly Operated Railways publishes first annual report


2010-11-04 EAS-001
209


Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport25 November 2010
Rail investment


2010-11-25 DfT-001
210


Archive ::: Press release

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


2011-04-01 DfT-001
211


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport13 April 2011
More seats for Leeds rail commuters


2011-04-13 DfT-001
212


Archive ::: Press release

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


2011-05-11 DfT_001
213


Archive ::: Oral statement

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


2011-05-19 DfT-001
214


Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation19 May 2011
Efficiency savings the key to substantial rail industry growth


2011-05-19 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

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


2011-07-29 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport20 October 2011
Better services for East Anglian passengers under new franchise


2011-10-20 DfT-002
217


Archive ::: Press release

TSSA28 November 2011
Chancellor Plays Fagin Instead of Bill Sykes In Fares Robbery


2011-11-28 TSS-001
218


Archive ::: Press release
2

ATOC29 December 2011
Campaign for Better Transport research doesn't stand up to scrutiny


2011-12-29 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Campaign for Better Transport30 December 2011
UK rail commuters pay three and a half times more than European commuters


2011-12-30 CBT-001
220


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East Coast23 February 2012
First class success story as thousands upgrade on East Coast trains


2012-02-23 EAS-001
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Archive ::: Press release

ATOC2 March 2012
Proposals to extend the role of the rail regulator would not deliver for passengers or taxpayers


2012-03-02 ATO-001
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Archive ::: Press release

TSSA7 March 2012
One in four booking offices under threat


2012-03-07 TSS-001
223


Archive ::: Press release

ATOC8 March 2012
Train companies respond to rail command paper


2012-03-08 ATO-001
224


Archive ::: Press release

Campaign for Better Transport8 March 2012
Plans for higher peak fares will derail Government’s fares review


2012-03-08 CBT-001
225


Archive ::: Press release
2

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


2012-03-08 DfT-001
226


Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Rail Reform command paper oral statement


2012-03-08 DfT-002
227


Archive ::: Written statement
3

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Rail reform


2012-03-08 DfT-003
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Archive ::: Formal written consultation
5

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Rail decentralisation: devolving decision-making on passenger rail services in England


2012-03-08 DfT-004
229


Archive ::: Initial consultation

Department for Transport8 March 2012
Rail fares and ticketing review


2012-03-08 DfT-005
230


Archive ::: Press release
2

RMT8 March 2012
RMT reaction to Government Rail Command Paper


2012-03-08 RMT-001
231


Archive ::: Press release
3

TSSA8 March 2012
Rail ticket lottery will produce millions of losers warns TSSA


2012-03-08 TSS-001
232


Archive ::: Press release

TSSA10 April 2012
Rail firms have no idea just how bad overcrowding is


2012-04-10 TSS-001
233


Archive ::: Speech (full)
3

ATOC16 April 2012
Government must act now to reform rail franchises


2012-04-16 ATO-001
234


Archive ::: Oral statement

Transport Scotland21 June 2012
Rail Statement


2012-06-21 TSC-002
235


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
236


Archive ::: Press release
3

Network Rail9 July 2012
New rail performance data released


2012-07-09 NET-003
237


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
238


Archive ::: Cross-government consultation

Department for Transport17 July 2012
Red Tape Challenge: Maritime and rail themes


2012-07-17 DfT-002
239


Archive ::: Press release

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


2012-07-27 DfT-001
240


Archive ::: Press release

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


2012-08-15 DfT-001
241


Archive ::: Press release

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


2012-08-15 FIR-001
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Archive ::: Written statement
2

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


2012-08-16 FIR-001
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Archive ::: Written statement
2

FirstGroup plcTuesday 28 August 2012
Statement re: InterCity West Coast Franchise Award


2012-08-28 FIR-001
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Archive ::: Letter
3

Virgin Rail Group2 September 2012
Sir Richard Branson letter to Financial Times


2012-09-02 VIR-001
245


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport3 September 2012
Rail Franchising


2012-09-03 DfT-001
246


Archive ::: Press release
2

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


2012-09-03 VIR-001
247


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport17 September 2012
Passenger benefits secured through ticket office decision


2012-09-17 DfT-002
248


Archive ::: Oral statement
3

Department for Transport15 October 2012
West Coast Main Line


2012-10-15 DfT-003
249


Archive ::: Press release
2

Transport Scotland6 December 2012
Rail franchise on right track


2012-12-06 TSC-001
250


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport10 Dec 2012
Rail transparency


2012-12-10 DfT-001
251


Archive ::: Press release

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
252


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 February 2013
Data release provides platform for rail fare web apps


2013-02-19 DfT-002
253


Archive ::: Press release

East Coast4 March 2013
East Coast on track for first class success


2013-03-04 EAS-001
254


Archive ::: Guidance

Department for Transport7 May 2013
London Midland ticket office opening hours decision


2013-05-07 DfT-001
255


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport9 July 2013
20 years since rail privatisation


2013-07-09 DfT-004
256


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport26 August 2013
Overcrowded trains to get red (and amber and green) light


2013-08-26 DfT-001
257


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 September 2013
Government to invest in flexible ticketing trial


2013-09-16 DfT-001
258


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport16 September 2013
Simplified tickets for the rail industry


2013-09-16 DfT-002
259


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport19 September 2013
Government backs raft of schemes to improve ticketing


2013-09-19 DfT-002
260


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport9 October 2013
Fares and ticketing review


2013-10-09 DfT-001
261


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport9 October 2013
Fares and ticketing review


2013-10-09 DfT-002
262


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 October 2013
The future of rail fares


2013-10-09 DfT-003
263


Archive ::: Speech (full)

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


2013-11-12 DfT-001
264


Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland19 November 2013
Rail franchise plans unveiled


2013-11-19 TSC-001
265


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group5 December 2013
RDG responds to Chancellor’s Autumn Statement


2013-12-05 RDG-001
266


Archive ::: Written statement

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


2013-12-17 DfT-001
267


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group23 December 2013
Rail fares for 2014 confirmed


2013-12-23 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 January 2014
Rail fare rises lowest in a decade


2014-01-02 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group2 January 2014
2014 rail fares


2014-01-02 RDG-001
270


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport17 January 2014
Rail franchising: InterCity East Coast


2014-01-17 DfT-002
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Archive ::: Press release

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


2014-02-07 DfT-002
272


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport11 February 2014
Government cuts cost of flying from Cornwall


2014-02-11 DfT-001
273


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group11 February 2014
Rail industry working hard to keep passengers moving during floods


2014-02-11 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport12 February 2014
Further flood support from government


2014-02-12 DfT-001
275


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group28 February 2014
Train companies to launch new Railcard to boost rail travel


2014-02-28 RDG-001
276


Archive ::: Press release

East Coast5 March 2014
First Class travel reaches new record levels


2014-03-05 EAS-001
277


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
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport27 March 2014
New deal for rail in the north


2014-03-27 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group31 March 2014
“TSSA trying to take passengers for a ride”: RDG


2014-03-31 RDG-002
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Archive ::: Press release
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TSSA31 March 2014
It’s official: private rail firms have been ripping you off for 20 years


2014-03-31 TSS-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport4 April 2014
PM attends reopening of the Dawlish railway line


2014-04-04 DfT-001
282


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group28 April 2014
The average price of a journey on a season ticket is £5: RDG


2014-04-28 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group5 May 2014
“Renationalisation would be bad for passengers, taxpayers and the country as a whole.”


2014-05-05 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group8 May 2014
Are train companies responsible for high fares?


2014-05-08 RDG-001
285


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group22 May 2014
Are Europe’s state-run railways really better?


2014-05-22 RDG-001
286


Archive ::: Press release

Serco Group28 May 2014
Serco selected to run new Caledonian Sleeper franchise


2014-05-28 SER-001
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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
288


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group28 June 2014
Prime Minister to announce train companies’ offer of discounted travel for reservists


2014-06-28 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group30 June 2014
Britain’s rail travel habits revealed


2014-06-30 RDG-001
290


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 July 2014
Smartcards to arrive at Huddersfield Station


2014-07-09 DfT-001
291


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group24 July 2014
Transport Secretary hails Two Together Railcard sales success


2014-07-24 RDG-001
292


Archive ::: Press release
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Rail Delivery Group19 August 2014
RDG responds to publication of July RPI


2014-08-19 RDG-001
293


Archive ::: Press release

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


2014-09-07 DfT-001
294


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group7 September 2014
RDG comments on Chancellor’s announcement on regulated rail fares


2014-09-07 RDG-001
295


Archive ::: Letter

Department for Transport11 September 2014
Letter to Southeastern passengers


2014-09-11 DfT-003
296


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport23 September 2014
Transport Direct website closes on 30 September 2014


2014-09-23 DfT-001
297


Archive ::: Press release

Transport Scotland8 October 2014
New deal to transform rail services


2014-10-08 TSC-001
298


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group14 October 2014
Commuters set to benefit from relaunched rail discount scheme


2014-10-14 RDG-001
299


Archive ::: Press release

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


2014-10-24 RDG-001
300


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group27 October 2014
Railway supports Poppy Day with free travel for volunteer collectors


2014-10-27 RDG-001
301


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport30 October 2014
Rail minister celebrates 40 years of 16-25 railcard


2014-10-30 DfT-001
302


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group30 October 2014
Rail Minister helps apprentices celebrate 40 years of 16-25 Railcard


2014-10-30 RDG-001
303


Archive ::: Press release

Serco Group30 October 2014
Serco appoints Managing Director to run the iconic Caledonian Sleeper franchise


2014-10-30 SER-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Rail Delivery Group31 October 2014
Improvements being made to ticket machines


2014-10-31 RDG-002
305


Archive ::: Written statement (Hansard)

Department for Transport10 November 2014
Better journeys for east London and Essex passengers as c2c franchise starts


2014-11-10 DfT-002
306


Archive ::: Press release

National Express Group12 November 2014
c2c makes new promises to local rail passengers


2014-11-12 NXG-001
307


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport27 November 2014
Rail franchising 27 November 2014


2014-11-27 DfT-002
308


Archive ::: Press release

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


2014-11-27 ICR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group5 December 2014
2.2% change to 2015 rail fares


2014-12-05 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release
4

Serco Group9 December 2014
Serco appoints Ian Smith Design as interior designer for the iconic Caledonian Sleeper service


2014-12-09 SER-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport10 December 2014
New East Coast Mainline franchise confirmed


2014-12-10 DfT-001
312


Archive ::: Press release
4

Serco Group16 December 2014
Award winning luxury fashion label to design uniforms for the Caledonian Sleeper


2014-12-16 SER-001
313


Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport2 January 2015
Government curbs rail fare rises


2015-01-02 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group2 January 2015
RDG comments on 2.2% average increase in 2015 fares


2015-01-02 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Written statement
2

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


2015-01-08 DfT-001
316


Archive ::: Press release

Labour Party12 January 2015
Report demonstrates once again the responsibility that David Cameron’s Government must take for the Christmas rail chaos


2015-01-12 LAB-001
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Archive ::: Press release
2

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
318


Archive ::: Press release

London Midland28 January 2015 07:00 GMT
More fare dodgers targeted by London Midland


2015-01-28 LON-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group28 January 2015
Union fares figures are “misleading”


2015-01-28 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 February 2015
Overhaul to rail penalty fare appeals proposed


2015-02-03 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group3 February 2015
“We welcome the opportunity to help modernise the penalty fares rules”


2015-02-03 RDG-002
322


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group3 February 2015
Passenger watchdog recognises improvements in handling of ticketless travel


2015-02-03 RDG-003
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Archive ::: Press release
4

Competition and Markets Authority6 February 2015
Stagecoach/Virgin consortium given chance to resolve limited competition concerns arising from the East Coast rail franchise award


2015-02-06 COM-001
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Archive ::: Press release
5

Labour Party7 February 2015
Stagecoach/Virgin consortium given chance to resolve limited competition concerns arising from the East Coast rail franchise award


2015-02-07 LAB-001
325


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport11 February 2015
The railway of the future


2015-02-11 DfT-001
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Archive ::: Press release

Stagecoach Group and Virgin Rail Group12 February 2015
Stagecoach and Virgin announce senior management team for Virgin Trains East Coast


2015-02-12 STG-001
327


Archive ::: Press release

Office of Rail Regulation16 February 2015
Rail regulator publishes industry financials report for 2013-14


2015-02-16 ORR-001
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Archive ::: Press release

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


2015-02-17 RDG-001
329


Archive ::: Press release
3

Competition and Markets Authority20 February 2015
CMA to look in detail at Stagecoach proposed undertakings


2015-02-20 COM-001
330


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport2 March 2015
New East Coast franchise starts


2015-03-02 DfT-001
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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
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group3 March 2015
Passengers reap £20m of savings a year after the launch of the Two Together Railcard


2015-03-03 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group5 March 2015
RDG comments on latest rail usage figures


2015-03-05 RDG-001
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Archive ::: Press release

FirstGroup10 March 2015
New London-Edinburgh rail plans revealed


2015-03-10 FIR-001
335


Archive ::: Press release

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


2015-03-20 DfT-001
336


Archive ::: Press release

House of Commons Transport Committee20 March 2015
Louise Ellman welcomes northern transport strategy but calls for commitment on funding


2015-03-20 TCO-001
337


Archive ::: Press release

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
338


Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport23 March 2015
HS2 update


2015-03-23 DfT-003
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group25 March 2015
New retail Code of Practice to help boost passengers’ confidence choosing, buying and using rail tickets


2015-03-25 RDG-002
340


Archive ::: Press release

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


2015-03-29 TSC-001
341


Archive ::: Press release

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


2015-04-01 TSC-001
342


Archive ::: Press release
2

Abellio28 April 2015
New ScotRail team to transform Scotland’s railway for passengers


2015-04-28 ABB-001
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Transport Scotland28 April 2015
New ScotRail Alliance team to transform Scotland’s railway for passengers


2015-04-28 SCO-001
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Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group17 May 2015
All change as National Rail Enquiries launches new local rate 0345 phone number


2015-05-17 RDG-001
345


Archive ::: Press release
2

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
346


Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group4 June 2015
'Rail playing an increasingly important role’


2015-06-04 RDG-001
347


Archive ::: Oral statement

Department for Transport25 June 2015
Network Rail’s performance


2015-06-25 DfT-001
348


Archive ::: Press release
4

Transport for London29 June 2015
Further rail improvements ahead as prospective London Overground operators shortlisted


2015-06-29 TfL-001
349


Archive ::: Press release

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


2015-08-04 RMT-001
350


Archive ::: Press release
5

Department for Transport18 August 2015
Earnings outstrip rail fare increases for first time in a decade


2015-08-18 DfT-001
351


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
352


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
353


Archive ::: Press release
5

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
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Archive ::: Press release
4

East Midlands Trains19 October 2015 06.00
Transport Secretary and East Midlands Trains mark new era for customers as £13m investment programme gets underway


2015-10-19 EMT-001
355


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
356


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport25 November 2015
Department for Transport’s settlement at the Spending Review 2015


2015-11-25 DfT-001
357


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport3 December 2015
New contract to make journeys better for West Midlands rail passengers


2015-12-03 DfT-001
358


Archive ::: Press release

London Midland3 December 2015 07.06
London Midland welcomes new contract award


2015-12-03 LON-001
359


Archive ::: Written statement

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


2015-12-09 DfT-002
360


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport9 December 2015
Boost to rail services in Scotland as UK government awards next TransPennine Express franchise


2015-12-09 DfT-003
361


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
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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
363


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
364


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
365


Archive ::: Press release

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


2016-01-11 DfT-001
366


Archive ::: Press release

Department for Transport12 January 2016
Roll-out of smart ticketing will improve bus, rail and tram journeys for millions


2016-01-12 DfT-001
367


Archive ::: Press release
4

RMT19 January 2016
RMT steps up pressure for Southern to be taken into public ownership as union launches fight to retain guards


2016-01-19 RMT-001
368


Archive ::: Press release

RMT19 January 2016
RMT steps up pressure for Southern to be taken into public ownership as union launches fight to retain guards


2016-01-19 RMT-002
369


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
370


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Southeastern1 February 2016
Southeastern compensating Sandwich, Deal, Walmer, Martin Mill and Dover Priory passengers after sea wall collapse shut down services


2016-02-01 SEA-001
371


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group2 February 2016
The future isn’t orange - Smarter train tickets on the cards


2016-02-02 RDG-001
372


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group9 February 2016
Demand for fare deals helps to fuel continued rail passenger growth


2016-02-09 RDG-001
373


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport24 February 2016
George Bradshaw address 2016


2016-02-24 DfT-001
374


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Department for Transport25 February 2016
Trains, planes, buses and brains


2016-02-25 DfT-001
375


Archive ::: Press release
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Competition and Markets Authority8 March 2016
CMA signals route for greater rail competition


2016-03-08 CMA-001
376


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


2016-03-18 TfL-001
377


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
378


Archive ::: Press release
3

Department for Transport10 May 2016
InterCity West Coast franchise


2016-05-10 DfT-001
379


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Alliance Rail Holdings12 May 2016
ORR turns down GNER’s long standing applications for new services


2016-05-12 ALL-001
380


Archive ::: Press release
5

Centre for Policy Studies12 May 2016
CPS welcomes government plan to improve rail competition


2016-05-12 CPS-001
381


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4

FirstGroup12 May 2016
New London-Edinburgh low fares rail service given green light


2016-05-12 FIR-001
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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
383


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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
384


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


2016-05-12 RDG-001
385


Archive ::: Press release
4

RMT12 May 2016
RMT on First Group getting go ahead to run trains on East Coast


2016-05-12 RMT-001
386


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


2016-05-12 STG-001
387


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Rail Delivery Group16 May 2016
Just the ticket - new online guide to help rail customers travel with confidence


2016-05-16 RDG-001
388


Archive ::: Speech (full)
4

Department for Transport19 May 2016
We need a sustainable railway


2016-05-19 DfT-001
389


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3

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


2016-05-19 DfT-002
390


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5

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


2016-05-19 HAN-001
391


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5

Department for Transport24 May 2016
Lord Adonis proposed as new chair of Crossrail 2


2016-05-24 DfT-001
392


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2

Transport for London13 July 2016
TfL and Cubic agree licence for use of London’s contactless ticketing system worldwide


2016-07-13 TfL-001
393


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Abellio24 August 2016
Abellio confirmed as new East Anglia franchise operator by Department for Transport


2016-08-24 ABB-001
394


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Mayor of London24 August 2016
Moving Tube maintenance in-house will save £80m, as Mayor targets TfL waste


2016-08-24 MAY-001
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Campaign for Better Transport/Association of British Commuters1 September 2016
Passenger campaigners respond to Government's Southern rail announcement


2016-09-01 CBT-001
396


Archive ::: Press release
5

Competition and Markets Authority9 September 2016
CMA concerned about rail franchise’s impact on some local fares


2016-09-09 CMA-001
397


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Welsh Government26 September 2016
Welsh Government announces cap on rail fares


2016-09-26 WGO-001
398


Archive ::: Press release
2

Rail Delivery Group13 October 2016
Delay Repay 15 - Rail Delivery Group response


2016-10-13 RDG-001
399


Archive ::: Speech (full)
3

Department for Transport14 October 2016
We put the travelling public first


2016-10-14 DfT-001
400


Archive ::: Press release
5

National Express Group25 October 2016
National Express Group PLC: Trading Update


2016-10-25 NXG-001
401


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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
402


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport4 November 2016
Rail franchising


2016-11-04 DfT-002
403


Archive ::: Speech (full)

Department for Transport2 December 2016
Putting passengers first


2016-12-02 DfT-003
404


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Rail Delivery Group2 December 2016
2017 rail fares published


2016-12-02 RDG-001
405


Archive ::: Press release

Rail Delivery Group5 December 2016
Chris Burchell appointed as chairman of the Rail Delivery Group


2016-12-05 RDG-001
406


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Department for Transport10 December 2016
DfT reforms penalty fares to better protect rail passengers


2016-12-10 DfT-001
407


Archive ::: Press release
2

Department for Transport13 December 2016
DfT works with consumer experts and the rail industry to help passengers choose the best deal on fares


2016-12-13 DfT-001
408


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Rail Delivery Group13 December 2016
DfT works with consumer experts and rail industry to help passengers choose the best deal on fares


2016-12-13 RDG-002
409


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Rail Delivery Group16 December 2016
Transformed finances support investment in better railway


2016-12-16 RDG-001
410


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Transport for Greater Manchester18 January 2017
All change for Metrolink


2017-01-18 GMP-001
411


Archive ::: Press release
3

Rail Delivery Group1 February 2017
Rail companies to test radical fare changes for clearer, simpler ticket choices


2017-02-01 RDG-001
412


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Rail Delivery Group7 February 2017
Rail companies set out blueprint for age of the digital train


2017-02-07 RDG-001
413


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Welsh Government28 February 2017
Have your say on a new rail service for wales


2017-02-28 WGO-001
414


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National Audit Office20 April 2017
Investigation into the South East Flexible Ticketing Programme


2017-04-20 NAO-001
415


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Competition and Markets Authority11 July 2017
London to Exeter rail passengers protected by CMA


2017-07-11 CMA-001
416


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Labour Party10 August 2017
Rachel Maskell comment on Abellio winning West Midlands rail franchise


2017-08-10 LAB-001
417


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Rail Delivery Group10 August 2017
A railway improving for customers now and for the long term


2017-08-10 RDG-001
418


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Campaign for Better Transport5 October 2017
Make rail travel more attractive to passengers, say campaigners


2017-10-05 CBT-001
419


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Department for Transport5 October 2017
Government plans £80 million smart ticketing rail revolution


2017-10-05 DfT-001
420


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3

Department for Transport21 December 2017
Rail ticketing progress report: passenger experience improved but more work to be done


2017-12-21 DfT-001
421


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Department for Transport28 January 2018
Government acts to protect essential services from cyber attack


2018-01-28 DfT-001
422


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Virgin Trains1 November 2018
Virgin Trains scraps Friday afternoon peak restrictions


2018-11-01 VIR-001
423


Archive ::: Blog

Office of Rail and Road3 December 2018
The future for open access


2018-12-03 ORR-001
424


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport7 February 2019
Smart ticketing on the rail network


2019-02-07 DfT-001
425


Archive ::: Written statement

Department for Transport7 February 2019
Passenger views sought on bid to extend pay-as-you-go on rail network


2019-02-07 DfT-003
426


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Department for Transport26 February 2019
The Bradshaw Address by Keith Williams


2019-02-26 DfT-001
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Department for Transport19 March 2019
Keith Williams at Accelerate Rail 2019


2019-03-19 DfT-001
428


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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
429


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Stagecoach Group9 May 2019
Commencement of legal action against the Department for Transport


2019-05-09 STG-001
430


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Stagecoach Group24 May 2019
Legal action against the Department for Transport over West Coast Partnership rail franchise competition


2019-05-24 STG-001
431


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Southeastern13 June 2019
Southeastern to introduce 15-minute Delay Repay compensation


2019-06-13 SEA-001
432


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Department for Transport15 July 2019
Williams Rail Review: an update on progress


2019-07-15 DfT-001
433


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Department for Transport14 August 2019
West Coast marks new partnership model for rail


2019-08-14 DfT-001
434


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Department for Transport14 August 2019
Over one million people to save hundreds, as new 16-17 Saver launches, cutting cost of rail travel for teenagers


2019-08-14 DfT-002
435


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FirstGroup/Trenitalia14 August 2019
Firstgroup and Trenitalia welcome West Coast Partnership award


2019-08-14 FIR-001
436


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3

Department for Transport29 August 2019
Two improvements to ensure passengers get a better deal on rail fares


2019-08-29 DfT-001
437


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Department for Transport31 October 2019
Department for Transport: departmental update, 31 October 2019


2019-10-31 DfT-001
438


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Transport for London4 November 2019
TfL Press Release - Victoria line services to increase in major boost for commuters


2019-11-04 TfL-001
439


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Transport for London18 November 2019
TfL Press Release - TfL confirms ‘pay as you go’ fares for bus and Tube frozen for 2020


2019-11-18 TfL-001
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RMT22 November 2019
West Midlands strikes set to go ahead as RMT reveals company has no incentive to negotiate


2019-11-22 RMT-001
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Avanti West Coast27 November 2019
Avanti West Coast unveiled as name for new partnership railway


2019-11-27 AWC-001
442


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4

Campaign for Better Transport30 November 2019
RDG rail fares announcement: Campaign for Better Transport reacts


2019-11-30 CBT-001
443


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3

Rail Delivery Group30 November 2019
Rail fares for 2020 published – fares held below inflation for third year running as record investment continues


2019-11-30 RDG-001
444


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2

TSSA30 November 2019
Train fare rise shameful highway robbery – Cortes


2019-11-30 TSS-001
445


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Labour Party1 December 2019
Labour announces biggest ever rail fares cut of 33% in a move that will save the average commuter over £1000 a year


2019-12-01 LAB-001
446


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TSSA1 December 2019
TSSA cheers biggest ever rail fares cut as ‘massive boost for millions’


2019-12-01 TSS-001
447


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LNER3 December 2019
LNER bids farewell to the Inercity 125 High Speed Train


2019-12-03 LNE-001
448


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Northern3 December 2019
First Pacers leave Northern


2019-12-03 NOR-001
449


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RMT4 December 2019
RMT writes to company with framework for renewed talks as SWR members enter third day of strike


2019-12-04 RMT-001
450


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South Western Railway4 December 2019
Role of the guard & extension of DOO – South Western Railway


2019-12-04 SWR-001
451


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RMT5 December 2019
RMT slams Abellio Greater Anglia for putting profit before passengers over proposed cuts to on-train catering


2019-12-05 RMT-001
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15 December 2019
TfL Press Release - TfL Rail begins operating services between London Paddington and Reading


2019-12-15 TfL-001
453


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Eurostar4 February 2020
Eurostar transforms link between London and Amsterdam with services now direct both to and from the Netherlands


2020-02-04 EUR-001
454


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Grand Central27 February 2020
Grand Central announces traincrew hub in Blackpool


2020-02-27 GCR-001
455


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2

Department for Transport23 March 2020
Government ensures ticket refunds and protects services for passengers with rail emergency measures


2020-03-23 DfT-001
456


Archive ::: Written statement
4

Department for Transport23 March 2020
Rail emergency measures during the COVID-19 pandemic


2020-03-23 DfT-002
457


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4

Department for Transport30 March 2020
Critical rail services protected in new deals for GWR and Southeastern


2020-03-30 DfT-001
458


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2

Department for Transport8 August 2020
Government extends coronavirus support for buses and trams, total funding tops £700 million


2020-08-08 DfT-001
459


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2

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
460


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Department for Transport14 October 2020
Captain Sir Tom Moore presented with first Veterans Railcard


2020-10-14 DfT-001
461


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Department for Transport26 October 2020
Admin fees removed for COVID disrupted rail travel on Advance tickets


2020-10-26 DfT-001
462


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Department for Transport1 November 2020
Government bailout to keep London transport running


2020-11-01 DfT-001
463


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Department for Transport24 November 2020
Change of journey fees waived for students travelling home for Christmas


2020-11-24 DfT-001
464


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Department for Transport3 December 2020
Christmas travel measures to help passengers plan their journey and travel safely


2020-12-03 DfT-001
465


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Department for Transport16 December 2020
Rail fare rise to be delayed


2020-12-16 DfT-001
466


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Transport for the North8 January 2021
North’s Leaders to discuss rail reform


2021-01-08 TfN-001
467


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Transport for the North8 January 2021
Transport for the North works to protect rail services and shape a ‘Roadmap to Recovery’


2021-01-08 TfN-002
468


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Northern16 May 2022
Northern to ‘FACT CHECK’ fare-evaders’ top excuse for travelling without a ticket as ‘Quick Buy’ feature rolled out


2022-05-16 NOR-001
469


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Rail Delivery Group13 July 2022
Rail Delivery Group comments on the latest RMT rail strike


2022-07-13 RDG-001
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