Press Notice

Railways: Southern region power supply upgrade

Oral evidence session

Oral evidence session

The one-off evidence session on Railways: Southern region power supply upgrade to assess the progress and cost of the upgrade to the power supply and infrastructure for the removal of Mark 1 rolling stock and its adequacy for future railway expansion, originally scheduled for 9 June, will now be held on   Wednesday 7 July at 10.00 am.

The deadline for memoranda is now Monday 28 June.

Witnesses who wish their memoranda to be treated in confidence should contact the Committee Clerk in advance.

Memoranda should be a maximum of 6 A4 pages in length. 

Witnesses are requested to submit a single hard copy of their memorandum by post to the above address, together with an electronic version (in ASCII, Word or Word Perfect formats) either by e-mail to or on a disk accompanying the hard copy.  Witnesses who are unable to submit electronic versions of their submissions are respectfully requested to take particular care that their submissions are legible. 

All submissions should be final and complete; the Committee will not accept draft memoranda or subsequent amendments. Memoranda submitted to the Committee should be kept confidential until published by the Committee.

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Press Notice   31/2003-04   22 June 2004

Eve Samson, Clerk of the Committee