Enemies of change must not succeed, says Bowker

February 2004
Rail Business Intelligence;2/5/2004, Issue 215, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the claims of Richard Bowker, chairman of the Strategic Rail Authority and Alistair Darling, transport secretary, that the rail industry will destabilize due to restructuring in Great Britain. Statement issued by Bowker about the industry review; Concerns of Bowker on groups of people in the industry.


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