Oral Answers to Questions — Railways

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  • British Railways (Deficit) (7 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport what he estimates the total cost of running the British Railways, which is not covered by receipts from customers, will be this year.

  • Motorail Services (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport how many motor rail services have now been provided by British Railways with a view to encouraging long-distance tourists to relieve congestion on trunk routes by...

  • Railway Crossings (Automatic Barriers) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport whether he will now make a further statement regarding automatic half-barrier crossings on railways in built-up areas.

  • Main Line Electrification (4 speeches)

    Mr. W. H. K. Baker: asked the Minister of Transport what proposals for main line electrification he has received from British Railways during the past year; and how many of these schemes he has...

  • British Railways (Financial Assistance) (9 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport what estimate he has made of the value of the grants, subsidies, capital write-offs and other financial assistance contained in the Transport Bill, to the revenue...

  • Freight Train Derailments (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport how many freight train derailments occurred in the 12th months ended 30th June, 1968; and what were the comparable figures in each of the previous five years.

  • Railways Board (Salaries) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport why the Deputy Chairman of British Railways has a higher salary than the Chairman, and to what extent it is his policy that the Financial Director should also...

  • Railwaymen (Wages Award) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport in view of the Government's prices and incomes policy, what estimate he has made of the additional cost to British Railways of the wage award offered to the...

  • Rail Go-Slow (Financial Loss) (9 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport what estimate he has made of the effect on the 1968 railway deficit of the go-slow which started in late June, 1968.

  • Rail Accident (Sandridge) (9 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Transport whether he will now make a statement on the preliminary findings of the inquiry into the railway accident at Sandridge on 12th June.