Invitations to tender issued for Northern and TransPennine franchises

Proposals for withdrawal of the ex-British Rail Pacer diesel multiple-units are required in Northern franchise bids.

UK: The invitations to tender for the next Northern and TransPennine Express passenger franchises were issued by the Department for Transport on February 27. The ITTs set out the minimum requirements which must be included by bidders in their proposals.

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