Latest news

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.

  • Office of Rail and Road Update - March 2019


    Welcome to our March Newsletter.

  • ORR introduces new approach to holding Network Rail to account

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) is introducing a new regulatory policy for holding Network Rail to account, improving benefit to passengers and other railway users.

  • Rail industry comes together to support Samaritans

    Press releases & statements

    The rail industry has today announced the five-year Million Hour Challenge, which aims to encourage staff to donate their time, energy and skill to help the Samaritans in their work supporting people in emotional crisis.

  • An Inspector Calls

    ORR’s blog

    Chloe Barton, ORR Legal Adviser, explains what happens when people defy Railway Inspectors.

  • ORR fines GTR £5m for breaking rules on passenger information

    Press releases & statements

    Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) faces a £5m fine after the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) found that it failed to provide appropriate, accurate and timely information to passengers following the introduction of a new timetable last May.