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What does the future look like for the UK-EU rail sector arrangements?

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10 October 2018

The EU Internal Market Sub-Committee hears evidence from representatives of the rail industry on the impact of Brexit on cross-border rail transport.

Witnesses

Thursday 11 October, Committee Room 4A, Palace of Westminster

At 10.45am

  • Mr Damian Testa, Senior Policy Manager, Rail Industry Association
  • Ms Brioney Thomas, Partner, Burges Salmon
  • Mr John Thomas, Director of Policy, Rail Delivery Group

Possible questions

  • In general terms, what is your assessment of the Department for Transport's preparations for Brexit?
  • What are the key implications of no deal for the rail sector?
  • Is a future UK-EU relationship on rail necessary?
  • Are there any specific examples where divergence from EU rail standards would be good for the UK rail network?

Further information

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