Tony Berkeley

Tony Berkeley

The closure of a small stretch of railway line must never again lead to the chaos and wide-reaching economic damage of Rastatt, an incident which has directly exposed rail as…
THE closure of the north-south corridor in Rastatt, Germany, is a disaster for rail freight on perhaps the most heavily-used intermodal corridor in Europe. According to operators, only 15% of…
WHILE still opposing the European Union's (EU) Fourth Railway Package in the EU council and parliament, Germany and France are already making sure it will have no effect in bringing…
PASSENGERS travelling on Britain's planned HS2 line from northern England wishing to travel to continental Europe are destined to trudge along Euston Road in London to transfer from Euston to…
THANKS to the intervention of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Fourth Railway Package, published by the European Commission (EC) on January 30, is a very different document from the…

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