ORR statement on the Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail

20 May 2021
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Passengers at a railway station

John Larkinson, Chief Executive, ORR said:

"We welcome the publication of the Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail and will continue to work closely with government and industry to facilitate reform, and reshape rail for the future. 
"Our independent oversight and assurance will be important in bringing transparency to decisions and will help ensure the new public body, Great British Railways, is held accountable for working in the best interests of all users, funders and passengers."