Rail sleeper service between Scotland and London to be split off claims union [Scotsman]





Date: 12/06/2012

A NEW company could be brought in to run sleeper services between Scotland and London under plans for a radical shake-up of the rail franchise. The Scottish Government is expected to announce changes to rail services next week following a long-running consultation.


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Rail sleeper service between Scotland and London to be split off claims union

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A NEW company could be brought in to run sleeper services between Scotland and London under plans for a radical shake-up of the rail franchise.

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