§ Mr. Gordon Prentice
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will commission an assessment of the feasibility of re-opening the Colne-Skipton railway. 
§ Mr. Jamieson
I refer my hon. Friend to the answer given to him by my right hon. Friend the Minister for Transport on 8 February 2002,Official Report, column 1186W. The situation remains the same.