Cairngorm Mountain Railway: £5M over budget?

Date: 13/02/2004

The Economist reports that the Cairngorm Mountain Railway's real costs were £5M over budget. It suggests that the funicular was built to prop up the declining Scottish skiing trade and in the worst case may have to be dismantled at taxpayers' expense.

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A controversial funicular railway cost £5m more than was estimated when the project began, it emerges.

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