The Yorkshire Post says: Stop paying ‘lip service’ to North over trans-Pennine upgrade



ANDREA LEADSOM, the Leader of the House of Commons, is symptomatic of those Cabinet ministers who think they can appease this region by simply uttering the words ‘Northern Powerhouse’.
Yet, when she tried this tactic in response to questions from Yorkshire MPs Judith Cummins and Diana Johnson, the Cabinet minister’s patronising tone exposed the Government’s limitations.
More than six months after the introduction of calamitous changes to the timetable, passengers on trans-Pennine services simply want their train to run on time as reliability and punctuality continues to deteriorate. This is... read more

 
7 December 2018 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 52
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