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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.

  • ORR Annual Assessment: Network Rail making a good start to five-year plan but performance concerns remain

    Press releases & statements

    Network Rail has saved more than £385 million in the first year of the new control period 6 (CP6) as it looks to deliver £3.5 billion of efficiency savings over the next five years, however passenger and freight performance varied by region, according to figures contained in the 2019-20 annual assessment of Network Rail published by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today (2 July).

  • Regulator’s Annual Assessment: Network Rail Scotland makes good start to five-year plan but performance concerns remain

    Press releases & statements

    Network Rail Scotland has saved more than £46 million in the first year of the new control period 6 (CP6) as it looks to deliver £347 million efficiency savings over five years.  Meanwhile passenger train performance was below target, according to the 2019-20 annual assessment of Network Rail published by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today (2 July).

  • Rail regulator proposes better way to claim compensation for delays

    Press releases & statements

    Passengers will be able to claim compensation more easily when their train is delayed under a new licence condition proposed today by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR).

  • Office of Rail and Road Update - July 2020

    Newsletters

    Welcome to our July newsletter.

  • ORR's reporting on rail finances

    ORR’s blog

    By Richard Connor, Senior Financial Analyst.