The Tories, on the wrong track, again.

On track for privatisation? Amid all the debate about Brexit; yesterday the Tories quietly announced a plan which some consider to be a move towards privatisation of track operations and maintenance in the UK. Chris Grayling, the Transport Secretary said yesterday; I intend to start bringing back together the operation of track and train on our railways. That doesn’t sound so bad, does it?   As they say, the devil is in the detail, what is being proposed here is not bringing the rail franchises under the control of the track operator, Network Rail, but moving the responsibility for track operations and

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