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  • ORR launches Independent Inquiry into May timetable disruption

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today formally launched its Independent Inquiry into the recent and widespread timetable disruption suffered on the railway and published its Terms of Reference.

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  • ORR sets out its views on Network Rail’s plans for Scotland

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today published its assessment of Network Rail’s plans to spend £4bn in Scotland over the next five years (known as Control Period 6 or CP6).

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  • Regulator calls for Network Rail to spend more on reliability and safety in the next five years

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    Rail Regulator, the Office of Rail and Road (ORR), has today set out its initial view of Network Rail’s five year plans to spend more than £34bn (£30bn in England and Wales and £4bn in Scotland) to 2024 (known as Control Period 6 or CP6).

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  • GTR's response to issues raised over ‘Pit Stop’ document

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today published GTR’s response to the concerns raised following the recent publication in the media of GTR’s ‘Pit Stop’ document.

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  • Regulator to lead independent inquiry into May timetable problems

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    The Secretary of State for Transport has today announced that ORR will undertake an inquiry, led by ORR Chair Stephen Glaister, into May 2018 timetable implementation.

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