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Scottish Parliament: City Deals and Regional Economic Partnerships (22 Jan 2019)

Jamie Greene: ...but I would like to think there is good will on the part of the stakeholders, the local authorities, the Scottish Government, the UK Government and others that are involved in the discussions around Network Rail and ScotRail and the delivery of the rail link and the effect that it will have on other services. There is good will and, if we have the conversation, the rail link should...

Parking (Code of Practice) Bill - Second Reading (18 Jan 2019)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: .... I am sure that is at the forefront of people’s minds. On notices and the points made about signage, that should reflect best practice and the same process as in local authority car parks and on Network Rail land—where there is a slightly separate regime with slightly different considerations, but it very much mirrors what we have here. I am sure fines would be considered in the code...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Waterloo Station: Accidents (18 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: Responsibility for rail network safety rests with Network Rail and the Office of Road and Rail (ORR) - not the Department - but we will support our delivery partners by ensuring they continue to be adequately funded to deliver a safe and reliable rail network. I am advised that the ORR is working closely with Network Rail to ensure they are addressing the recommendations in the report.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Ownership (18 Jan 2019)

Baroness Sugg: The national rail infrastructure is held and managed by Network Rail, a Non-Departmental Public Body reporting to the Department for Transport. A number of privately owned lines and sidings are connected to the national rail network. Almost all rolling stock in operation on the national rail network is privately owned. The franchised passenger train operating companies are contracted out by...

Rail Infrastructure Investment — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] (17 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: considered; that is why we are also taking forward options for the development of the Skipton to Colne reconnection. It should be viewed as a phased activity. The advice we have received from Network Rail is that if we spend any more money on that network during this period, with the amount of interventions required to deliver the schemes we will bring the northern rail network to a...

Railway Services: The Pennines - Question (17 Jan 2019)

Lord Clark of Windermere: My Lords, the Minister has announced the improvement in the service. Is it true that Network Rail wrote to the Transport Secretary in September 2018 saying that from next year for the next five years the line will be closed for 39 weeks each year? Is that right?

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Pay (16 Jan 2019)

Andy McDonald: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what meetings he has had with train operating companies and Network Rail to discuss the transfer of the link between rail pay settlements from the retail prices index to the consumer prices index; and if he will publish the minutes and agreed outcomes of those meetings.

European Union Documents: Chester-le-Street: Rail Services (15 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: ...the performance of the region’s rail network. He will recommend operational improvements to increase reliability in the short and medium term. Richard will co-ordinate and lead the efforts of Network Rail and the operators. His remit is to help industry reach the right conclusions so that passenger impact is central to every planning decision; the passenger must be at the centre of all...

ST Rollox Railway Works: Closure (14 Jan 2019)

Paul Sweeney: making a number of pertinent points, but the fundamental crux of this issue is that while it is a private decision for a private company at this point, it is clear that the company, ScotRail and Network Rail could work collaboratively to restructure the site to put it on a sound commercial footing and allow it to win business competitively. This is not about bailing something out or...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Department for Transport: Infrastructure (14 Jan 2019)

Jesse Norman: In 2018 the Department for Transport Group created 62 Project Bank Accounts for infrastructure contracts. 61 of these bank accounts relate to Highways England, and 1 relates to Network Rail.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Capital Investment (11 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: We are committed to transparent policy making and we will take staged decisions to progress enhancements through the pipeline. Network Rail through the publication of the Enhancements Delivery Plan, will continue to provide public updates on the progress of enhancements in the portfolio.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Manchester-Sheffield Railway Line (10 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: ...When we are in a position to announce a delivery date, it will be with the assurance that it is value for money and deliverable by that date. We anticipate being in that position later this year. Network Rail are undertaking pre-construction planning to enable the scheme to be delivered as quickly as possible. They will be working with the train operators to assess the best way to...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways (10 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: ...alliancing through three current competitions on South Eastern, East Midlands and the West Coast Partnership. We are spending £47.9bn from 2019 to 2024 on our network.. We are working closely with Network Rail on its plans to devolve more authority to its routes to meet local customers’ needs. And we have delivered on our commitments to ensure that the railway provides modern customer...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern Rail Franchise (10 Jan 2019)

Andrew Jones: Chris Gibb’s report made a number of recommendations for the network that we are continuing to work with the industry to deliver. In particular, the Department is working with Network Rail to deliver the remainder of the £300m programme to improve rail infrastructure and resilience along the Southern and Thameslink rail networks announced in January 2017. This will underpin the delivery of...

Scottish Parliament: Glasgow Airport Rail Link (10 Jan 2019)

Kenneth Gibson: on planning the timetabling of the service is already under way, given the concerns that have been expressed to the Local Government and Communities Committee about the time that it will take Network Rail to schedule that?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Rail Electrification (10 Jan 2019)

Chris Matheson: What recent discussions he has had with Network Rail and train operating companies on plans to extend the electrified rail network.

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