Sir Richard Branson has lost the battle to continue running the London to Scotland West Coast Main Line.
The government has announced that a new 13-year franchise has been awarded to transport giant FirstGroup, rather than Mr Branson's Virgin Rail company, which has been operating on the line since 1997.
Direct services from London to Scotland to be cancelled in the run up to Christmas
Colin Curtis, one of the masterminds of the famous London Routemaster has died at the age of 86
Advocates of a third runway at Heathrow airport will be able to make their case in a consultation process to be launched