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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:02 pm on 7th September 2016.

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Photo of Diana R. Johnson Diana R. Johnson Labour, Kingston upon Hull North 7:02 pm, 7th September 2016

The scheme to which I referred in Hull—electrifying the train line—involved private sector money. It was not going to cost the Treasury or the Department for Transport; the money was there from the private sector, yet the plan has been sitting in the Department for two years waiting for a decision.