YRP NW – CRRC Tour: Leadership Event

August 7th, 2019

Organised by the Young Rail Professionals and hosted by Transport for the North this event provided our visitors with a unique insight into the UK railway.

This included:

  • A welcome to Manchestertalk by the Consul General of China, Manchester
  • How YRP contributes to a better railway for the future, Jacob Cooper, YRP
  • Transforming the North– Tim Wood, Northern Powerhouse Rail Director at TfN
  • Railway Strategic Planning– Simon Taylor, Senior Strategic Planner at Network Rail
  • Delivering Successful Rail Projects –Adam Richmond, Project Director at CPC
  • Rail Franchising– Anna-Jane Hunter, Director North of England Rail at Network Rail