2014 press releases and statements

All press releases and statements from January to December 2014 are shown below. Other press releases and statements are available under their relevant year.

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  • Regulator reports on Network Rail’s performance between 2009 and 2014

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) has today concluded its assessment of Network Rail's performance against funded obligations between 2009 and 2014. ORR highlights enhancements and growth in Britain's railways, as well as shortfalls in performance for passengers which require Network Rail to return £53.1m to funders and improve the resilience of the network.

  • ORR supports International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD)

    Press releases & statements

    Today (3 June) ORR is supporting International Level Crossing Awareness Day – a global campaign to raise public awareness of the risks and dangers posed by level crossings.  This year the focus is on 'professional drivers'.

  • Scrutinising delivery of Network Rail’s plan for a better railway between 2014 and 2019

    Press releases & statements

    Network Rail will be open to greater public scrutiny as it delivers the multi-billion pound plan for a better railway between 2014 and 2019, the Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) outlined today.

  • Discounted tickets net rail industry £3bn - ORR rail financials report 2012-13

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    Discounted rail tickets, such as those bought in advance of travel, accounted for £3bn in revenue and over 40% of all income from passenger fares in 2012-13, according to new data published today by the Office of Rail Regulation (ORR).

  • UK Regulators launch new network to bring cross-sector regulation closer together

    Press releases & statements

    The chief executives of the UK's economic regulators have joined together to launch the UK Regulators' Network (UKRN), tasked with improving coordination across regulated sectors to enhance investment and efficiency for the benefit of consumers.