Rail privatisation has failed. Fair hikes are pricing commuters off our trains. Huge taxpayer subsidies get diverted to profits and shareholders. Services are overcrowded and under-staffed. We need a new route map for rail.
A new directive coming out of the EC could impose privatisation on rail services in every EU state. This will make it impossible for any UK government to change our failed privatised model and run things differently. We need to take action to stop these new regulations
Boris Johnson is helping George Osborne take an axe to London transport, closing ticket offices and cutting tube staff and guards. We know passengers want properly staffed services. It's time the Mayor listened to London’s travelling public.