East Coast Main Line

Discussion in 'News and Current Affairs' started by SteveF, 16 May 2018.

  1. SteveF

    SteveF Über Member

  2. Reiver

    Reiver Ribbit Ribbit

    good riddance to virgin
  3. mjr

    mjr Comfy armchair to one person & a plank to the next

    Public hands? Have we nationalised Arup, Ernst and Young and SCN Lavalin?

    (Cameron's government closed Directly Operated Railways that made a success of East Coast.)
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  4. classic33

    classic33 Legendary Member

    And Stagecoach(90%).
  5. It was embarrassing that a supposedly 'inefficient' publicly owned company was doing a better job than those heroes of private enterprise, so it had to be removed.

    Noam Chomsky's summing up of privatisation rings true yet again:

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