On Mon, 11 Aug 2003 10:16:39 +0100 in uk.transport.london, "Stimpy"
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Go to aus.rail for a blow by blow commentary by locals. Some subject
refer to the Mil-lemon.
The only way out of this black hole is to restore vertically
railways with engineering cpability and an incremental approach to
But a vertically integrated railway is now effectively forbidden
within the EU.
If you mean by that a railway where only one operator is allowed, then yes,
vertical integration is ruled out except for urban or suburban lines - see
John Youles Norwich England UK
j dot y.o.u.l.e.s at n.t.l.w.o.r.l.d dot c.o.m