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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  • 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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  • Cardiff Central most heavily used station in Wales

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    Cardiff Central remains the most-used station in Wales, clocking over 11 million passenger entries and exits last year – an increase of almost 200,000 (or 2%) compared to 2013-14, reveals data published today by the Office of Rail and Road.

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  • ORR to contribute to DfT’s review of rail regulation

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) confirmed it will be engaging with the Department for Transport’s review of rail regulation, providing input to its consultation which was launched today.

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  • ORR prosecutes West Coast Railway Company and train driver over signal incident

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today started criminal proceedings against train operator West Coast Railway Company Limited (WCRC) and one of its drivers. The charges relate to breaches of Health and Safety Law which led to a train passing a signal warning at danger on 7 March 2015.

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  • Rail and road users at heart of ORR’s approach to enforcement

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    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today set out its approach to economic enforcement to reflect its new role on monitoring Highways England as well as reclassification of Network Rail as a public sector company.

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