Monthly Archives: February 2015

GREAT WESTERN ELECTRIFICATION IS STILL GOOD VALUE

The BBC quotes “rail industry insiders” saying that the cost of electrifying the Great Western Main Line has risen to £1.74bn and is running a year late. This is old news, as Labour challenged Network Rail and the Coalition in September 2014 on rumours of a cost overrun. Network Rail quickly admitted it, and two months later its chief Mark […]