British Railways (Operating Costs)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Transport – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 1st July 1981.

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Photo of Mr Norman Fowler Mr Norman Fowler The Secretary of State for Transport 12:00 am, 1st July 1981

There is no doubt that the operating subsidies in both France and Germany are greater than they are here. However, it is up to the Opposition Front Bench to say whether it thinks that that is a policy which is worth pursuing.