Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|23 Jan 2018, 3:16 p.m.||Railways: South West||Sir Gary Streeter|
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much his Department and Network Rail plan to spend on the Paddington to Penzance rail link in Control Period 6.
Answer (Joseph Johnson)
Network Rail are preparing Strategic Business Plans for Control Period 6 (CP6) as part of their regulated Periodic Review process, expected to be concluded in October 2018. This will determine the level of investment in operations, maintenance and renewals for each route across the network, including the Western Route, which contains the line from Paddington to Penzance.