Greening's vow to 'robustly' defend FirstGroup decision

The former Transport Secretary, Justine Greening, recently said the Government would "robustly" defend its decision to award a new West Coast franchise to transport company FirstGroup.

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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.