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East Midlands Railway: Recruitment

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 20382, tabled on 22 June 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of East Midlands Railways' plans to recruit and train drivers ahead of the introduction of the 16 May 2021 timetable.

Answered on

28 June 2021

East Midlands Railway and Network Rail are conducting reviews into why the plans to uplift Regional Services in May proved unsustainable, and an assessment of staffing plans will be part of this which will be shared with the Department.

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