- Published: Monday, 01 October 2012 16:30
- Written by Jonathan Walker
The on-going row over who should run the West Coast Main Line could be resolved with the service being taken back into public management, Labour has suggested.
Shadow Transport Secretary Maria Eagle said she would back the Government if it decided to take the radical step.
It follows the decision of the last Labour Government to take the East Coast Main Line, running from London to Newcastle, into public control when the franchise holder, National Express, pulled out.