Great British Railways HQ – what the shortlisted six have to offer

Birmingham city stock. Early Spring. Curzon Street station. Proposed HS2 Station location. Eastside.

Around forty communities stepped up and put their hats in the ring to become the new headquarters of the Great British Railways. Now the remaining six finalists have been announced. Birmingham, Crewe, Derby, Doncaster, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and York will compete to be crowned the home of Britain’s railways.

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Author: Simon Walton

Simon Walton is RailFreight's UK correspondent.

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