Tag Archives : GWR


Council leader meets transport secretary at launch of faster trains

Plymouth City Council leader has seen for himself how travel times between the South West and London will be improved. Councillor Bowyer was in the capital for the launch of the brand new interCity Express train, where he met the Secretary of State for Transport Patrick McLoughin. The new train is the first of a fleet of […]


Plymouth City Council leader’s response to rail funding announcement

Statement from Council Leader Tudor Evans: on funding announcement for a new study into improvements to the railways between London and the South West.   “I would personally like to thank Great Western Railway for stepping in to fund this study that we so badly need to look at line speed improvements in the South […]