London Overground at Barking Riverside (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2995
Question By: 
Navin Shah
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

If and when you seriously study a tunnel under the Thames, will you design gradients and clearances so that freight trains can also use the tunnel?

 

Answer

Answer for London Overground at Barking Riverside (3)

Answer for London Overground at Barking Riverside (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The opportunities to run freight trains on any future extension of the London Overground south of Barking Riverside will of course be considered at the time in the event that project is taken forward.