Following today's statement from the RMT union on a planned ballot for strike action over pensions, a spokesman for the Rail Delivery Group, said:
Key improvements made by the rail industry in recent years are reflected in scores from the most recent survey of 28,000 passengers published today by the independent watchdog Transport Focus.
Philip Hoare, President of Atkins, SNC-Lavalin’s Engineering, Design & Project Management sector has been appointed as chair of the Rail Supply Group (RSG).
Responding to a study by Aslef on train driver diversity, Jacqueline Starr, Chief Operating Officer at the Rail Delivery Group, said:
- Fares reform must be prioritised in rail review, say passengers
- New figures point to smooth introduction of 1,000 extra services
- Rail freight industry calls for joined-up railway to build on the £1.7 billion economic benefits it already delivers
- Rail industry makes final preparations for summer timetable change