Northern Line

Meeting: 
MQT on 2005-10-18
Session date: 
October 18, 2005
Reference: 
2005/1908
Question By: 
Brian Coleman
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many delays have occurred on the Northern Line in the year to date compared with 2004 due to defective trains?

Answer

Answer for Northern Line

Answer for Northern Line

Answered By: 
The Mayor

In the first six periods of the financial year 2005-06 (1 April - 17 September) there have been 876 service disruptions of 2 minutes or more on the Northern line due to trains becoming defective in service. During the previous year 2004/05 there were 1,537 such disruptions, of which 659 occurred in the first six periods of the year.