HC Deb 19 June 2002 vol 387 c425W
Mrs. May

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport (1) what the lifetime is of the different types of track used on the rail network; [62282]

(2) what types of track are used on the Railtrack network, including their technical specifications, with the associated manufacturer; and if he will make a statement; [62280]

(3) what technical standards the types of track used on the rail network have to adhere to; and who enforces these standards. [62281]

Mr. Jamieson

[holding answer 17 June 2002]: These are operational matters for Railtrack.