Beeching's Last Trains
Series: British Politics and Society
More than 40 years after its publication, the 1963 Beeching Report on British railways remains controversial for recommending the closure of a third of Britain’s railways. In this book, Charles Loft examines: why the nationalized railways were in such dire financial straits by 1963 how...
Published July 4th 2006 by Routledge