Tag : franchise

Virgin Rail Set To Sail

9 months ago / 0 comments

The transport secretary Chris Grayling announced on February 5 that Virgin Trains East Coast, the franchise running services from London to Leeds, Edinburgh, York and Newcastle, is near collapse due to lower-than-expected passenger numbers. The franchise, a joint venture with 90% owned by Stagecoach and 10% owned by Richard Branson’s … Read More

Film: The Big 2016 Franchise Preview

3 years ago / 0 comments

If, like me, you have spent the early part of the New Year browsing through Netflix and your Christmas DVD haul, only to be disappointed by the same films you’ve already watched twice when you should have been revising, then 2016 is the year for you. Here is our rundown … Read More

Transformers: When will it end?

3 years ago / 0 comments

There is a point when sequels, spin offs and TV series need to stop and take a break for a decade or three; and yet, even though the recently-announced plans for a further three Transformers movies after the release of Transformers 5 in 2017 (not to mention the slew of likely … Read More