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Are rail services in Europe travelling in the right direction?

04 July 2011

Nicolas Petrovic, Chief Executive of Eurostar, appeared before the Lords Internal Market, Energy and Transport EU Sub-Committee on Monday 4 July.

Witness

Monday 4 July, in the House of Lords:

  • Nicolas Petrovic, Chief Executive of Eurostar

This was the second evidence session of the inquiry, which is looking into the European Rail Market and the Role of the Channel Tunnel.

The Committee questioned Mr Petrovic on issues such as:

  • Eurostar's thoughts about the competition they face from other companies wishing to use the Channel Tunnel
  • Whether ticket-buying can be made simpler for connecting journeys further into Europe and access charges reduced
  • The role of the European Rail Agency in regulating Europe's railways and the Channel Tunnel

A transcript of the evidence session will be made available here.

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