South West's rail upgrade faces four year delay

Network Rail has revealed that the biggest ever upgrade to the region's rail network will be up to four ye​a​r​s​ late. It means a promise to end overcrowding and speed up journey times has again been delayed.

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Plymouth MP: 'Transport secretary needs to kick a few bottoms'

Plymouth MP, Oliver Colvile, says he plans to talk to the Secretary of State for Transport about the delays to the west's rail upgrade.

Colvile's advise for him is "to kick a few bottoms" so something will be done to speed up the process:


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