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  • Thu, 3 Nov 2016, 17:30-19:30
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  • Transport for Greater Manchester, 2 Piccadilly Place, Manchester, M1 3BG

IRO Area

Event Details

Alliance Rail is a wholly owed subsidiary of ARRIVA Trains UK, a sister company of Grand Central and have plans to launch open access operations in competition with franchised operators from the North to London using the well known brand of GNER and that of GNWR.

This event will include an overview of ‘open access’ and its role within the wider rail industry, the main differences between an open access operator and that of a franchised train operating company. Ian will also provide an overview of Alliance Rail, its history and its plans for the future. There will also be the opportunity for a Q&A session at the end.

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  • Delivering Passenger Services
  • Railway Organizations, Business Context

This is a free to attend event, however, IRO members are kindly requested to bring membership cards.

For further information or to reserve a place email: nw.bookings@railwayoperators.co.uk

CPD Topics Covered: Delivering Passenger and Freight Services, Railway Organisations Business Context

Added on the website on November 3, 2016