Better rail network will support West Midlands investment say business leaders

London Midland
Business and civic leaders across the West Midlands have voiced their approval of award of the new rail franchise for the region and the £1bn investment it promises. Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce chief executive Paul Faulkner said: “For years, people across the West Midlands have been calling for more investment in the train network to improve efficiency and reduce delays. (This) news is an important milestone in delivering those asks. “As part of the wider devolution deal, it is great to see local franchises give... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...