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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.

  • Rail regulator publishes 2017-18 rail funding and expenditure data

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today published its annual report showing how the railway was funded in 2017-18 and how that money was spent.

  • Office of Rail and Road Update - January 2019


    Welcome to ORR's January Newsletter.

  • A lawyer learns about track safety

    ORR’s blog

    By Chloe Barton, ORR Legal Adviser.

  • Rail Regulator publishes passenger delay compensation claims data

    Press releases & statements

    Official statistics released for the first time today by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) show there were around 3 million compensation claims made for rail delays between April and mid-October 2018, of which 84% were approved and 92% were closed within 20 working days.

  • Network Rail fined £200,000 following level crossing accident

    Press releases & statements

    Network Rail was today fined £200,000 with £86,000 costs after being convicted of one offence under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act.