§ Jonathan Shaw
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will take steps to prevent the implementation of the reduction in the Cannon Street service from Medway to London proposed by the Strategic Rail Authority. 
§ Mr. McNulty
The Strategic Rail Authority is continuing to develop the train service specification for the integrated Kent franchise in the light of responses to its consultation earlier this year. When final decisions 1571W are made, a stakeholder briefing document will be issued giving information on consultees' comments and the final train specification.