wales

Climate Change, Environment and Infrastructure Committee Consultation on review of priorities for the Sixth Senedd (2021-26)

Rail Freight Group (RFG) was pleased to respond to the Welsh Government’s Climate Change, Environment and Infrastructure Committee – contributing to its consultation on the review of its priorities for the remainder of the Sixth Senedd. In its previous submission (September 2021), and in response to the consultation on what should be the Committee’s priorities […]

Welsh Parliament Climate Change, Environment and Infrastructure Committee Consultation on priorities for the Sixth Senate (2021-26)

Rail Freight Group (RFG) was pleased to respond to the invitation from the newly established Climate Change, Environment and Infrastructure Committee to contribute to its consultation on priorities for the next five years. RFG notes that in setting up the new Climate Change Department the Welsh Government has recognised the centrality of climate policies to […]

RFG response to Consultation on new Wales transport strategy

Rail Freight Group (RFG) was pleased to submit a formal response to the Welsh Government’s Consultation on a new transport strategy for Wales. Rail freight operates wholly in the private sector but requires appropriate infrastructure on which to operate its trains as well as sufficient network capacity and suitable terminal facilities for receiving and handling […]

Consultation on design of Wales and Border Rail Service including Metro

RFG was pleased to contribute to Transport for Wales’ consultation on the new Wales and Border Rail Franchise.   While most of the issues raised in the consultation are outwith RFG’s remit, we wished to respond to the question posed on Page 29 regarding the continuation or otherwise of freight on the Core Valley Lines. […]

National Assembly for Wales: External affairs and additional legislation committee inquiry into the implications of Brexit for Welsh and Irish Ports

Rail Freight Group (RFG) is pleased to have received an invitation to submit evidence to the External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee’s inquiry into the implications of Brexit for Welsh and Irish Ports.   RFG has limited this submission to those issues that could impact on the movement of rail freight to and from Welsh […]