TITLE

Revised franchising timetable seeks value for money

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Sep2011, Vol. 167 Issue 9, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision by the British Department of Transport to reschedule its plans for reletting eight passenger train operation franchises. The decision reportedly hopes to ascertain a deliverable and balanced programme. Among the commuter franchises in London, England, there are no changes to the timetable for reletting Essex Thameside or Southeastern. However, it was decided to bring forward the beginning of the replacement Thameslink franchise to September 2013.
ACCESSION #
66187933

 

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