Initial briefing – fresh start for franchising – March 2013
28 March 2013
Key announcements about the future of franchising were made on 26 March 2013.
- plans to put passengers at the heart of a revitalised franchising system
- a detailed timetable for all rail franchises over the next eight years
- announcement of the start of a competition for the East Coast franchise.
This briefing summarises the main points and provides links to the published documents.