Decision details

Rail Operator Update

Decision Maker: Greater Manchester Transport Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




1)    That the Rail Operator update be received and noted.


2)    That all Operators be requested to bring back an item to the next Committee meeting on staff morale and what measures through an employers duty-of-care were being taken to support staff and the changes to processes and rosters during a difficult period of productivity.


3)    That it be noted that Avanti West Coast agreed to feedback directly to Councillor Damian Bailey on the subject of data to map journeys between Manchester and London specifically how many were for leisure vs. business.


4)    That it be noted that Network Rail agreed to feedback directly to Councillor Noel Bayley on the subject of seating and planters on Platform 13 and 14 at Manchester Piccadilly Station.



Publication date: 18/01/2023

Date of decision: 13/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 13/01/2023 - Greater Manchester Transport Committee