Over 300 politicians, stakeholders and rail managers participated in the 8th Derby and Derbyshire rail forum dinner and conference on Thursday & Friday. The keynote address was delivered by the Secretary of State for Transport, the Right Honourable Patrick McLoughlin MP. Other speakers at the event were:
Martin Elwood, Director of NDS, Network Rail
Maggie Simpson, Executive Director of the Rail Freight Group.
Richard Brown, Chief Executive of Eurostar and the Brown review of Franchising.
Tim O’ Toole, Chair of the Rail Delivery Group.
Douglas Oakervee, Chairman of Hs2 Ltd.
Here’s a selection of pictures from both events.
© Paul Bigland Photography