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Fat Controller to be replaced by Transport Commissioner

The head of the North Western Railway, Sir Topham Hatt, is to step down after he wildly underestimated its budget last year and will be replaced by Commissioner for Transport for London, Sir Peter Hendy.

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Posted: Jun 28th, 2015
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Rail network achieves Grade II listed status

‘This exciting development will preserve the rail network in its present state for generations to come,’ said proud Transport Secretary, Patrick McLoughlin.

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Posted: Jul 31st, 2013
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Network Rail announce £37.5bn investment in replacement bus services

A £37.5bn plan to make rail travellers more comfortable by putting them all on buses has been announced by Network Rail. The plan will cover the five years up to 2019 and will see more trains than ever cancelled with passengers put on nice, comfy new buses instead.

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Posted: Jan 9th, 2013
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Network Rail announces new high-speed fares

Network Rail, which owns all of Britain’s rail infrastructure, has welcomed plans to accelerate rail fares to speeds equivalent to 600mph.

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Posted: Nov 27th, 2010
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