growth

A Way Forward on Reform?

A Way Forward on Reform?

Earlier this week, Secretary of State for Transport Mark Harper broke cover and made his first major speech on rail.  Addressing a packed room he confirmed his commitment to rail reform and to the creation of Great British Railways as an integrated guiding mind for UK rail. Unlike some of his political counterparts, Harper comes […]

What level of ambition is achievable and worthwhile for rail freight?

An ambitious growth strategy for rail freight could generate between £75-90bn in environmental and economic benefits over the coming decade, according to a new report published today by Rail Freight Group.  The study, undertaken by Stephen Joseph Associates highlights how a new approach from national and local Governments, along with continued investment from the industry […]

What level of ambition is achievable and worthwhile for rail freight?

What level of ambition is achievable and worthwhile for rail freight?

An ambitious growth strategy for rail freight could generate between £75-90bn in environmental and economic benefits over the coming decade, according to a new report published today (23 September) by Rail Freight Group.  The study, undertaken by Stephen Joseph Associates highlights how a new approach from national and local Governments, along with continued investment from […]