In the Times this morning:
It’s time to make way for £50bn high-speed network, says rail chief - Times Online
It's about time indeed -20 years after the French- to rejuvenate the British Rail Network, take market share on air travel.
If the goverment is really serious about cutting CO2 emissions and provide a sustainable future for our children, it should invest in fast and affordable public transport infrastructures. Then the commuters will switch from planes and car, but they won't if there are no alternatives even if taxes keep rising.
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