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Railways: North West

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 9869, tabled on 10 September 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the effect of the withdrawal of Balfour Beatty from the North West electrification programme on the delivery timetable for that project.

Answered on

15 September 2015

We are fully committed to the North West electrification programme as part of our ambitious plans for the North of England. A full transition plan is in place to ensure that delivery of North West Electrification continues at pace.

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