UK to scrap rail franchise system

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mdvle
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UK to scrap rail franchise system

Post by mdvle » Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:03 pm

The current PM, as part of his Queen's speech to re-open Parliament and set the stage for the election he wants, has announced that the current rail franchise system will be scrapped next year and replaced with something "better"

http://www.railtechnologymagazine.com/R ... rite=false

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Re: UK to scrap rail franchise system

Post by David Benton » Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:31 pm

Nice find. I tend to zone out after the Queens first few words !
Here's the Industries response.
https://www.railwaygazette.com/uk/rail- ... 29.article
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