§ 21. Dr. Mawhinney
asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he expects progress in the electrification of British Railways network.
§ 43. Mr. Gwilym Roberts
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what progress has been made in his consideration of proposals for railway electrification.
§ 49. Mr. Teddy Taylor
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a further statement on the railway electrification programme.
§ Mr. Stan Thorne
asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he expects to make his final decisions regarding new investment in main line electrification; and whether he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Fowler
I refer my hon. Friend and the hon. Members to the answer that I gave to the hon. Member for St. Helens (Mr. Spriggs) and to my hon. Friend the Member for Christchurch and Lymington (Mr. Adley) earlier today.