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East Coast Rail Franchise

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 118235, tabled on 7 December 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of whether the planned timescale for delivering the new East Coast partnership by 2020 is on target to being achieved; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

12 December 2017

We are on target to meet the 2020 delivery date for the East Coast Partnership and are working with industry to finalise the design of the Partnership. We will announce more information in the coming months.

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