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Tuesday 08 October 2013
Labour and rail unions question need for re-privatisation
Thursday 03 October 2013
The Franco-English show is the first dual language production for UK TV
Sunday 15 September 2013
The former banker who now chairs the South East Local Enterprise Partnership has hatched a plan for a new, high-speed railway linking Kent and Essex.
Inside Whitehall: The British first complain about big infrastructure projects, then come to revere them. HS2 will be no different
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Yes, the new railway will go faster; but the reason to build it is not just speed – it is capacity
Friday 09 August 2013
The man who pays his way
Friday 19 July 2013
Hermès bags sales rise of 16 per cent
Thursday 18 July 2013
Eurostar today said publicity from last summer’s Olympics saw a surge of passengers from the US, Australia and Brazil occupy its seats this year.
Thursday 20 June 2013
'Illegally' high charges mean tunnel runs 43 per cent under capacity while inflating Eurostar ticket prices
Thursday 02 May 2013
Temperatures could reach 21 degrees in the south of England
Wednesday 24 April 2013
Eurotunnel brushed off the snowy start to the year and the lack-of-Olympics factor to post an 8% rise in revenues to €238.3 million (£203 million) for the first three months of the year.
Saturday 06 April 2013
Hidden Europe: Cross-Channel rail services
Saturday 16 March 2013
Eurotunnel has set out its defence against a Competition Commission ruling that it should sell the ferries business it bought from collapsed operator SeaFrance.
Mid-March misery: Drivers stranded overnight and planes and trains cancelled as blizzards and freezing temperatures hit UK
Tuesday 12 March 2013
British emergency services continue to rescue motorists as travel woe spreads to northern Europe with the closure of Frankfurt airport and suspension of all Eurostar services
Monday 28 January 2013
It is easy to see the political appeal of super-fast rail. The prospect of passengers whisked from London to Birmingham in less than an hour, and on to Manchester in only slightly more, fits perfectly with the rhetoric of an ultra-modern, business-friendly Britain giving hi-tech rivals from France to Japan a run for their money. High Speed 2, linking London and the North, is also an ideal grand projet for a Government wrestling with a languishing economy. The scheme will create jobs, heal the North-South divide, and make the UK vastly more competitive, according to the Chancellor, Deputy Prime Minister and Prime Minister respectively.
Thursday 24 January 2013
Outlook Ah, the 1990s… MC Hammer, puffa jackets, grunge, Gazza's tears, This Life, the private finance initiative, negative equity, high interest rates and John Major desperately clinging on to his premiership.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
Leaked documents show Ukip leaders approve NHS privatisation once it becomes more 'acceptable to the electorate'
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