§ Mr. Coaker
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions what recent discussions he has had with(a) Railtrack and (b) Midland Mainline regarding the upgrading of the track between Nottingham and London. 
§ Mr. Hill
My right hon. Friend has had no discussions with Railtrack or Midland Main Line. However, I understand that Railtrack and Midland Main Line are currently discussing plans to improve the Midland Main Line.