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Southeastern Trains: Cleaning Services

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 136659, tabled on 8 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether due diligence and fit and proper person checks have been carried out by his Department or by Southeastern Trains Ltd in relation to ESO Capital, which part-owns Churchill Group.

Answered on

14 March 2022

It is the responsibility of train operators to ensure all necessary due diligence has been completed when entering into a contract with a third-party.

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