Category Archives: Regional

Four foreign firms bid for Welsh franchise

Four foreign companies have been shortlisted (pre-qualified) by the Welsh Government to bid for the new Wales & Borders franchise and Metro. The franchise will commence in October 2018 following a public consultation in early 2017 and a contract award later in the year. Continue reading Four foreign firms bid for Welsh franchise

Mixed fortunes for Scottish airport links

The first phase of a new station for Inverness Airport has been given the go ahead, but a multimillion pound scheme for a rail link connecting Aberdeen International Airport with a new exhibition and conference centre in the city has been grounded for financial reasons. Continue reading Mixed fortunes for Scottish airport links