APPG cross party letter on the transfer of rolling stock from Yorkshire and Humber
The APPG Chairs called for an urgent meeting of the Group in March 2014 to discuss how they should best be responding, on a collective, cross-Party basis, to the plans for nine TransPennine Express rail carriages, from rail routes in the North, to be transferred to Chiltern Railways’ London-to-Oxfordshire lines. Following the session a joint letter was submitted to the Transport Minister, Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin, attached below.
APPG Letter to Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin on rolling stock
Service Transformation in the North - In June 2014, NLGN and its partners convened a workshop to discuss how councils in the North were integrating and transforming their public services. This paper summarises the discussion. More information here.
APPG Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire report following the session on the bioeconomy is now online, along with the APPG letter sent to Lord DeMauley following the meeting . More information here.
Yorkshire and Humber Local Authorities have submitted a joint letter to the DfT Rail Franchising consultation . More information here.
The APPG Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire report following the session on local transport investment and growth is now available. More information here.