Northern review will call for cuts

August 2005
Rail Business Intelligence;8/11/2005, Issue 251, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the proposals of the review of services in the Northern Rail franchise initiated by Strategic Rail Authority as of August 2005. Rail services that are proposed to be discontinued or reduced; Reasons cited for proposing service cuts; Response of local Members of Parliament to the proposals.


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