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Railways: Electrification

Department for Transport written question – answered on 10th February 2015.

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Photo of Lilian Greenwood Lilian Greenwood Shadow Minister (Transport)

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 2 February 2015 to Question 222242, which projects comprise the 155 miles of electric spine including East West Rail; and what the mileage of each such project is.

Photo of Claire Perry Claire Perry Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The projects and mileages are:

Southampton Port to Basingstoke34 miles
Basingstoke to Southcote Junction (Reading)14 miles
Oxford to Leamington Spa43 miles
Leamington Spa to Coventry9 miles
Coventry to Nuneaton9 miles
Oxford to Bedford46 miles

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No2 people think not

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