Manchester - Sheffield Railway Line - Question to Department for Transport

Jared has asked ‘To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the timetable is for train operating companies to operate increased services on Network Rail's Hope Valley Capacity Order.’

This was asked on 27/02/2018

Joseph Johnson responded with ‘The Department’s value for money assessment includes assumptions about the financial merits of increasing the number of passenger services on this route. This assessment will need to be refreshed as part of taking forward further work on this scheme. Decisions about future franchise changes will be assessed on their merits as part of this further work.’

This was received on 05/03/2018

Jacob Millen-Bamford