Statement on rail investment

26 November 2010

Secretary of State for Transport, Philip Hammond, made a statement to the House of Commons on Thursday 25 November on the Government's plans for investment in rail infrastructure and rolling stock.  

Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday). Statements usually relate to matters of policy or government actions.

At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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