New rail franchise operator promises major station improvements - but not Hereford as far as we can tell ...

The Department for Transport today announced that First Group has been awarded the contracts to run both the Thameslink/GN and Greater Western rail franchises from 1 April 2006.

The Greater Western franchise will include routes on the national rail network currently operated by First Great Western, First Great Western Link and Wessex Trains. More information from - news for the public sector and beyond. Read the full article here.

Posted: Tue - December 13, 2005 at 04:19 PM