West Coast Main Line keeps transport group on track

TRANSPORT group Stagecoach, which operates East Midlands Trains and has a minority stake in Virgin Rail, has seen full year performance boosted by the two operations.

Full year revenue for the group, which also operates UK bus services, the Megabus coach network and the Sheffield Supertram light rail network, came in at £3,871.1m, up from £3,204.4m last year.

However, pre-tax was relatively flat, coming in at £187.4m, up from £185m last year.

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