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Women can make the difference in the railways attitude to service

Diversity is a major topic and hopefully a trend. I say hopefully because my word the rail industry can use all...


​So called ‘green belt’ land near stations is an opportunity for innovation

One of the curiosities of the rail industry is that land surrounding stations is often classified as ‘green belt’. Like many...


What’s stopping the Northern Powerhouse from shaping its own future?

It’s often said that England is a country of two halves – especially when it comes to infrastructure. London and the...


Innovation relies on trust to be successful

In a world full of fake news and global leaders playing games with our lives, trust seems a scare commodity. Yet this is a time...

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Single purpose stations are a missed opportunity – especially for the local community

Travelling around the UK, I’m amazed at how our suburban and rural railway stations seem to be places for lost souls....


​Do you understand what your suppliers actually do?

Every organisation I meet knows that to survive, let alone prosper in this fast-moving world, they need to change the way...