Minister secretly courts vulture capitalists hoping to swoop on Network Rail sale
Saturday 5th Mar 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
THE Tories were accused of cynical electioneering yesterday after they shelved a major rail investment scheme, just weeks after using it to bolster their election campaign.
The Midland mainline and Transpennine routes in the north rail routes will be left with ageing diesel engines...
Friday 26th Jun 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
60% turnout even beat planned anti-strike law
Wednesday 13th May 2015
First Great Western stays on track despite record complaints
Tuesday 24th Mar 2015
Signal failure farce bursts minister McLoughlin’s bubble
Saturday 3rd Jan 2015
posted by Richard Bagley in Britain
RAIL workers accused ministers of “betrayal” yesterday after Tory Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin tried to wriggle free of pledges to improve south-west England’s ability to cope with extreme weather.
Union RMT launched an “all-out...
Friday 19th Dec 2014
Unions slam ‘industrial vandalism’ of reprivatising successful franchise
Friday 28th Nov 2014
Thursday 27th Nov 2014
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Tuesday 30th Sep 2014
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Tuesday 23rd Sep 2014