FirstGroup/InterCity East Coast: statement of issues

Competition Commission statement of issues (PDF, 2 pages) on competition aspects of the potential acquisition of the InterCity East Coast franchise by FirstGroup. Key issues are rail-on-rail competition with FirstGroup-owned Hull Trains, and the impact on local bus competition where InterCity East Coast operates railway stations. Responses by Wednesday 23 February 2005.

For further information or advice please contact Franck Latrémolière.

Filed under Competition Commission, Public transport.

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