West Coast Railway Line: Franchises

Transport written question – answered on 23rd October 2012.

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Photo of Ian Davidson Ian Davidson Chair, Scottish Affairs Committee, Chair, Scottish Affairs Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the level of public subsidy was for each year of the West Coast Mainline franchise when operated by Virgin Trains; what the level was of fare- box revenue in each year of that franchise when operated by Virgin Trains; and what the at-risk investment was from Virgin Trains for the duration of that franchise.

Photo of Simon Burns Simon Burns The Minister of State, Department for Transport

All of this information will be contained in Virgin Rail Group's statutory accounts, which can be obtained from Companies House at:


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