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Business of the House

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 11:04 am on 11th January 2018.

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Photo of Paul Maynard Paul Maynard Government Whip 11:04 am, 11th January 2018

Lancashire is blessed by a range of potential lines to reopen, but it is important to stress to all hon. Members that the best vehicle to seek to promote a line reopening is through their local enterprise partnership or local council. The Government will look favourably on schemes where there are opportunities for economic growth and housing. More information will be released in due course on the best methods for going about promoting such opportunities.