Avanti: North Wales Tory MPs want firm to lose rail franchise

Avanti: North Wales Tory MPs want firm to lose rail franchise

Avanti: North Wales Tory MPs want firm to lose rail franchise By David Deans BBC Wales political reporter - Published North Wales' Conservative MPs have called for Avanti West Coast to lose its rail franchise. The troubled rail operator has cut back trains to Holyhead on Anglesey to one each way daily. The five politicians said north Wales services had been "reduced to the status of a branch line" and they had no confidence that the company could make a …