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‘British Rail’ to be controlled by Brussels?
Taking stock of the current situation, the European Railway Agency has analysed the political, economic, social, and technological environment of the European railway sector to formulate its vision for 2020:  As a respected European authority, the Agency will be the ‘engine for change’ driving the Single European Railway Area.
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Strategic Vision for the European Railway Agency: the Engine for Change

Eliminating technical & administrative obstacles to boost European railways

Rail Transport: Landmark deal will deliver better rail services to passengers

New approval systems for rail interoperability and safety: COREPER gives its go-ahead

EU seeks out partners for joint rail research

Council agrees its position on the European Railway Agency

Unions protest against threat of rail privatisation across Europe

Transport: Parliament committee paves the way for a single European rail area