In defence of Britain’s railways

In the week of the annual rail fare rise, this year at the higher rate of measured inflation, writing in defence of Britain’s railways is a brave — or perhaps even foolhardy — endeavour”, admits Conor Walsh.

But writing for CapX, Conor sets out how – but many metrics – Britain’s railways are both significantly improved since privatisation, and better than their European counterparts.

Click here to read the full piece on CapX.

‘The Truth About Britain’s Railways’ is available to download from the CPS website.

Date Added: Friday 4th January 2019