Branson: Virgin warned Government of errors on rail franchise

Sir Richard Branson told ITV News that there were a number of errors made on the West Coast Main Line rail franchise and said they were "very much the ones we (Virgin) were warning about".

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DfT rail deal official hits back

A senior Department of Transport official suspended over the mishandling of the West Coast Main Line rail franchise contract as hit out at her own department for "inaccurately portraying" her role and overstating her responsibility.