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Our latest news, press releases and statements and blog posts.

This page displays our latest news, press releases and statements and blog posts according to the date in which they were published.

  • Rail Regulator publishes principles for driver controlled operation

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road has today published safety principles it expects train companies to follow when rolling out and managing Driver Controlled Operation (DCO).

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  • Statement re REBS mechanism payments 2015-16

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road has today published the payments due between Network Rail and the ten train operators participating in the route-level efficiency benefit sharing mechanism (REBS) for 2015-16. The payments are shown in the table below.

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  • Why it’s vital to put customers at the heart of measuring performance on our roads

    ORR’s blog

    By Peter Antolik, Director, Highways.

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  • Office of Rail and Road Update - March 2017

    Newsletters

    Late last month the ORR Board headed to Cardiff, where we met some of you from Wales and Western England. At Newport Docks we heard about the challenges for rail freight and road access, and the implications for the planned M4 diversion.

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  • A Tube Train in Leicestershire: An ORR Inspector calls

    ORR’s blog

    In the middle of storm Doris, ORR Inspector Peter Darling visited Network Rail’s Rail Innovation & Development Centre (RIDC) test track – usually known as Old Dalby test track – in Leicestershire.

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