Productivity

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 14th December 2000.

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Photo of Edward Davey Edward Davey Shadow Minister (Olympics and London), Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) 12:00 am, 14th December 2000

Will the Chancellor not admit that the United Kingdom's productivity has been severely hit by the railway crisis? The Government's failure to increase transport investment early in the current Parliament has not only made the lives of the travelling public miserable, but hit the British economy. Is it not time that the Government said sorry to commuters, and to British industry?