Transport firm to launch legal action over West Coast franchise bid
Transport firm Stagecoach has confirmed it has started legal action against the Department for Transport in connection with its failed bid for the West Coast Partnership franchise.
Stagecoach said it will be taking legal action in partnership with SNCF and Virgin.
The company has confirmed a claim had been issued at the High Court alongside a judicial review claim.
Stagecoach is claiming that the DFT breached its statutory duties under EU and English law.
The claim had been brought by West Coast Trains Partnership, in whic... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...