§ Lord Berkeley
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they will list the rail freight grants that have been made since May 1997. [HL2300]
§ Lord Whitty
Since May 1997 the following grants for freight facilities and track access have been awarded:
Freight Facilities Grant Company Grant Award £ 1997 Bow Midlands Waste Recycling Ltd. (includes £319,488 to CAIB UK Lid. for wagons) 2,105,798 Insulated Structures Ltd., Round Oak, 1,865,717 W Midlands and Port of Boston Ltd., Lincolnshire 338,232 Combined Transport Ltd., Piccadilly, London 849,293 Maurice Hill Transport Ltd., Nr Mansfield, Notts 202,293 Manchester Airport, Manchester 2,191,256 Cleveland Potash Ltd. Cobra Railfreight Ltd. 788,003 Cobra Railfreight Ltd. (includes £375,750 to NACCO (UK) Ltd. for wagons) Freightliner Ltd. Trafford Park Manchester 723,600 1998 H J Banks, Renishaw 390,725 Freightliner Ltd. (grant awarded to Tiphook Ltd. for purchase of 40 Well Wagons) 634,000 Felixstowe Dock & Railway Co. 1,834,240 European Metal Recycling Lid. 1,114,000 Rover Group 315,600
Freight Facilities Grant Company Grant Award £ European Vinyls Corporation (UK) Ltd. 534,4280 Coalite Smokeless Fuels 953,440 Redland Aggregates Ltd., Buxton 589,900 Cobra Railfreight Ltd. 473,680 Port of Tyne Authority 689,120 1999 DFDS Nordic Terminal Ltd. Immingham Dock 1,533,350 Maurice Hill Transport Ltd. 91.655
Track Access Grant
English Welsh & Scottish Railway Ltd: 15 grants worth a total of £5,650,557.
Freightliner Ltd: 4 grants worth a total of £651.654.