Railways: Reading Berkshire

Transport written question – answered on 7th June 2007.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Siân James Siân James Labour, Swansea East

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what upgrades are being planned for the up and down relief lines between Reading and London Paddington.

Photo of Tom Harris Tom Harris Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

In relation to upgrades for the up and down relief lines between Reading and London Paddington, the Network Rail Business Plan 2007 says: "We plan to increase relief line speeds to 90 mph on 86 per cent. of the route."

The hon. Member should contact Network Rail's Chief Executive at the following address for a fuller response to her question:

John Armitt

Chief Executive

Network Rail

40 Melton Street

London NW1 2EE

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.