Unions fear Network Rail facing privatisation amid budget crisis

Unions fear Network Rail facing privatisation amid budget crisis

Nicola Shaw’s review is one of three promised by the government against the backdrop of mounting costs, debts and delays

Network Rail could be privatised as the government seeks a solution to its financial problems, according to the industry executive leading a review of the state-owned operator of Britain’s rail tracks and stations.

Nicola Shaw, who is due to report back to the government early next year on the future structure and financing of Network Rail, said she could not rule out recommending privatisation.

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Source: Guardian Transport

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