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.

  • Steaming safely from the 1950s into the 21st Century

    ORR’s blog

    By Steve Turner, HM Principal Inspector.

  • ORR enforcement action prompts Network Rail Performance Action Plan

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today approved the action Network Rail must take to improve train performance for passengers and freight users both immediately and in the longer term.

  • Office of Rail and Road Update - March 2019

    Newsletters

    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.