Anglia loses franchise race

DOZENS of Ipswich-based rail workers were today left wondering if they would have jobs after Anglia Railways' owners lost the battle to take over the Greater Anglia franchise.

DOZENS of Ipswich-based rail workers were today left wondering if they would have jobs after Anglia Railways' owners lost the battle to take over the Greater Anglia franchise.

The race was won by National Express, the largest passenger rail operator in Britain, which will take over all services running out of Liverpool Street station from April next year.

At present National Express runs the West Anglia service from London to Cambridge and Kings Lynn.

For full story see tonight's Evening Star.


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