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BBT March/April 2019 cover
March/April 2019


London North Eastern Railway logo
25 Jun 2018
London North Eastern Railway franchise officially begins
Transport secretary Chris Grayling
17 May 2018
DfT to re-establish London North Eastern Railway
Virgin Trains East Coast
16 May 2018
Transport secretary to make decision on future of line
East Coast train on tracks
12 Feb 2018
Greenwood: 'Serious questions to be asked'
Virgin Trains East Coast
6 Feb 2018
Grayling says alternative arrangements "much more urgent"
6 Jun 2016
Rail technology firm Silverrail has announced a new partnership with Stagecoach Group.
Rail tracks
16 Apr 2015
Another franchise victory for Virgin and Stagecoach is a cause for cheer for some, but for others it's symptomatic of a wider lack of healthy competition
Rail minister Claire Perry with Tim Shoveller of South West Trains
25 Mar 2015
Rail franchise to introduce “smart” ticketing and extra train services
East Coast Trains joins GTMC
27 Nov 2014
Consortium will take over running of London-Edinburgh line in March
Rail tracks
21 Aug 2014
Six operators bid to run Northern and TransPennine Express services