HC Deb 01 February 2002 vol 379 cc586-7W
Mr. Randall

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what transport infrastructure projects have been given formal approval since 1997 which affect the Uxbridge constituency; and if he will estimate the cost of each project. [31371]

Mr. Jamieson

Comprehensive information is not held centrally and can be obtained only at disproportionate cost. However, the following information may be helpful.

Bus Projects

Ruislip station: refurbishment of bus stands—£100,000—February 2002.

Mount Vernon hospital: refurbishment of bus stands—£220,000—April 2001.

"Countdown" real-time information displays at bus shelters have also been provided at 30 stops in the borough since 1997.


London Buses

Road related works: London borough of Hillingdon
Maintenance of principal roads Other: Including safety, local works, traffic signals, 20 mph zones, safer routes to school Uxbridge town center
1997–98 393 623 244
1998–99 353 631 375
1999–2000 294 558 350
2000–01 342 613
2001–02 380 756
Total 1,762 3,181 969

Road projects within partnerships and London—wide schemes

Hillingdon would also have benefited from works funded either on a London—wide or sub-regional basis.


Transport for London Borough Team.

SRB Funding

The information we have available indicates that in addition there was SRB funding of the following schemes.

Hayes Transport Hub—Hayes Hub East/West routes £2.1 million for projects and infrastructure.Key Corridors—£1.5 million.


London Development Agency