Review into West Coast Main Line fiasco 'tainted'

A review into the West Coast Main Line franchise will be 'tainted' because it is not independent, claims former transport secretary Lord Adonis.

Sam Laidlaw, a non-executive of the Department of Transport which was responsible for the fiasco, has been asked to look into the process.


Virgin runs West Coast to 2017

The West Coast Mainline will be run by Virgin Trains until at least 2017, it's been announced.