Mayor must lobby Osborne to address rail electrification in Spending Review, says Assembly

I supported a motion yesterday which called on the Mayor to lobby George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, to ensure that rail electrification is introduced on the Barking to Gospel Oak Line before Crossrail opens in 2018. The Motion which I seconded, was agreed unanimously by the Assembly yesterday. The Government was asked to ensure … Continue reading Mayor must lobby Osborne to address rail electrification in Spending Review, says Assembly