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The British train manufacturing industry and the procurement of rolling stock by the public sector have been thrown into crisis after Bombardier and Hitachi launched a legal battle to prevent Transport for London awarding a £2.5 billion Tube contract to a German rival.

Rail line cash boost as May brings cabinet to region

A £780m investment in East Coast Main Line aims to give passengers more seats and faster, more frequent journeys and the Government will lay legislation to make £600m North of Tyne Devolution Deal a reality – changing the way councils work in Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland.

Transport for Wales to Open North Wales Business Unit

Transport for Wales is to Open a North Wales Business Unit.

Monday, 23 July 2018

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  • Companies at war over contract for Tube trains [Subscription]The British train manufacturing industry and the procurement of rolling stock by the public sector have been thrown into crisis after Bombardier and Hitachi launched a legal battle to prevent Transport for London awarding a £2.5 billion Tube contract to a German rival.

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  • Rail line cash boost as May brings cabinet to region A £780m investment in East Coast Main Line aims to give passengers more seats and faster, more frequent journeys and the Government will lay legislation to make £600m North of Tyne Devolution Deal a reality – changing the way councils work in Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland.

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