• Consultation Confirms Overwhelming Support For New Rail Link To Heathrow From The West

    11 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Proposals for a new rail link from the Great Western Main Line to Heathrow Airport have been given a boost with a large majority of people backing it during the statutory public consultation carried out earlier this year.
    Views were sought from rail users, communities, businesses and other interested parties. 1,333 responses were received via post, email and on Network Rail's official consultation website, building on the previous 1,000 responses received during two previous rounds of public engagement and consultation in 2015 and 2016.
    A total of 72% of respondents agreed with the...
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