Factual Inaccuracies (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0118
Question By: 
Keith Prince
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Given that the Government does not run Southern, do you think that publicly writing that "Southern services are run by the Conservative Government" is a sensible way of seeking to persuade the Government that the Mayor can be trusted to take control of London's mainline rail?

Answer

Answer for Factual Inaccuracies (2)

Answer for Factual Inaccuracies (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Government are ultimately responsible for the chaotic Southern rail service.

I have been clear that it should devolve control of Southern commuter services to TfL.