24 May '18, 4pm

Last week the Transport secretary received

The letter, organised by Campaign for Better Transport and Railfuture, calls on the Transport Secretary to establish a Network Development Fund to help the Government deliver on its commitment to grow the railways. The group argues that a Network Development Fund could pay for project development for new and reopened stations and lines to give communities better access to employment and education; reduce pressure on the road network; and unlock plans for new housing and other development. Steve Chambers, public transport campaigner at Campaign for Better Transport, said: “Despite rocketing passenger numbers and strong demand very few new stations and lines have been added to the railway since Dr Beeching’s hatchet job 50 years ago. We’re asking the Transport Secretary to create a Network Development Fund specifically to help the most beneficial projects to get built. This ...

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