Respected rail commentator Christian Wolmar joins team

The team at is excited to announce that highly renowned industry writer and reporter Christian Wolmar has joined us as a weekly feature writer.

Christian, who is a respected transport commentator and was awarded Transport Journalist of the Year in the National Transport Awards in 2007, will contribute a weekly feature every Friday in’s newsletter.

Christian is acknowledged as one of the UK’s leading commentators on transport matters. He broadcasts frequently on radio and TV and is a regular pundit on the national news bulletins of terrestrial channels and Sky.

He has also contributed to many publications including and continues to write for RAIL and several other industry magazines. He has written for every national newspaper except the Star.

He is an accomplished author and his new book, The Story of Crossrail, is published this week by Head of Zeus – for a signed discounted copy for £17 including P&P, email

Look out for Christian’s first feature on the challenges facing Crossrail in this Friday’s newsletter. To subscribe, click here: