Date of Answer: 17.06.2010
Column References: 511 c559W
Member Tabling Question: McKinnell, Catherine
Topic: Tyne and Wear Metro
Question: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport whether he plans to proceed with the proposed upgrade of the Tyne and Wear Metro.
Answering Department: Department for Transport
Member Answering Question: Baker, Norman
Answer: The Tyne and Wear Metro upgrade has been re-examined following the announcement by the Chief Secretary on 17 May to review spending approval granted since 1 January this year.
Question Number: 2726
Date Tabled: 14.06.2010
Date for Answer: 17.06.2010