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« on: October 01, 2007, 02:37:43 pm »

Tom Harris defends the way that railways are currently run , with counter - argument from Christian Wolmar (link below.)
http://www.christianwolmar.co.uk/articles/statesman/sep17,2,07.shtml

Here is another article on this (link below.)
http://www.rmtbristol.org.uk/2007/09/making_dualtrack_railway_serve.html#more

Quote from Tom Harris :

"You may call it intervention, I^d call it a loving hug,^
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