On Thursday 12th October, MPs Richard Harrington and David Gauke met with London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Deputy Mayor for Transport Val Shawcross and Transport Commissioner Mike Brown to discuss the future of the Metropolitan Line Extension.
On Monday 11th September, Richard Harrington MP met with Sir Peter Hendy, Chairman of Network Rail, to discuss improving Watford’s transport links, in particular the redevelopment of Watford Junction Station.
Richard Harrington, Member of Parliament for Watford, has secured a meeting with London Mayor Sadiq Khan, along with David Gauke MP, to put forward his idea that will make sure the Metropolitan Line Extension goes ahead.
On Thursday 10th August 2017, Richard Harrington MP confirmed that a new and improved franchise has been awarded for the West Coast Main Line, which includes services to and from London Euston, as well as the Abbey Line.
On Monday 17th July 2017, the Education Secretary, The Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, announced a significant additional investment for schools in England, to support the transition to a national funding formula from April 2018.