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Anglia runs on rail: New figures show the full extent of the rail industry’s contribution to the East of England: Cambridge North aerial shot

Anglia runs on rail: New figures show the full extent of the rail industry’s contribution to the East of England

Thursday 30 Mar 2017
  • Network Rail supports around 13,690 local jobs in the East of England and last year £611.51 million was spent with 258 local businesses
  • Every weekday 190,000 passengers travel with Greater Anglia from 132 stations. The company is committed to improving the service with more trains, faster journeys and more seats, spending £1.4 billion on all new trains
  • £100 million spent every single week by Network Rail on improving the railway in Britain