UK: Not many happy returns for GWR.

UK: Not many happy returns for GWR. - Conceived as a link between Bristol and London, the Great Western Railway flourished after a shaky start, only to finally fall victim to the car's rise in popularity.

by Rhymer Rigby.

Conceived as a link between Bristol and London, the Great Western Railway flourished after a shaky start, only to finally fall victim to the car's rise in popularity.

Eurotunnel's hapless investors, had they opened their history books before their chequebooks, might have saved themselves a lot of money.

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