Topical Questions

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Transport – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 15th September 2016.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Paul Maynard Paul Maynard Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) 12:00 am, 15th September 2016

As a fellow north-west MP, I am sure the hon. Lady shares my interest in seeing the back of our inefficient and unpleasant Pacers, and she will welcome the fact they will be disappearing by December 2019. I hope she will also welcome the improvement on the Calder Valley line, which will occur in two phases: Calder Valley East in December 2018 and Calder Valley West completing this year—a full upgrade to signalling and speed on the line.