Press releases and statements

Our latest press releases and statements and media contact information.

Our press releases and statements are listed according to the year in which they were published.

This page includes the most recent five.

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  • ORR announces senior management change

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today announced that Richard Price will be stepping down as its chief executive in early 2016. Richard joined ORR in 2011 on a five-year fixed term appointment to its board.

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  • ORR statement in response to Which? passenger compensation super-complaint

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    The Office of Rail and Road’s response after receiving a super-complaint from Which? requesting a review of rail passenger compensation arrangements and practices within the industry when train services are delayed. Over the next 90 days, we’ll examine and test the evidence to determine whether the complaint requires further action.

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  • DfT press release - Transport Secretary appoints Chair of Office of Rail and Road

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    The Department for Transport (DfT) and The Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP have today issued the following press release.

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  • London stations continue to dominate 'top of the stops' charts

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    London stations continued to be the most heavily used stations in Britain last year reveal latest estimates of station usage data published today by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR).

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  • Glasgow Central still the most used station in Scotland

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    Glasgow Central remains the most heavily used station in Scotland, clocking almost 29 million passenger entries and exits last year – an increase of over 1.8m (or 7%) compared to 2013-14, according to latest Estimates of Station Usage data published today by the Office of Rail and Road.

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