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« on: August 05, 2019, 10:44:17 am »

Extracted from links under https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-transport

Who is your minister?

Grant Shapps has responsibility for:
oversight of all areas
corporate

Chris Heaton-Harris has responsibility for:
EU Exit Planning
rail
cycling and walking

George Freeman has responsibility for:
transport technology and innovation
Future of Mobility Grand Challenge
decarbonisation and environment
Office for Low Emission Vehicles
Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
spaceports and freeports
devolution and housing
East-West connectivity

Nusrat Ghani has responsibility for:
maritime
skills & apprenticeships
Year of Engineering (legacy)
accessibility (all modes)
Lead Minister for Secondary Legislation
Shadow roads Minister in the Commons

Paul Maynard has responsibility for:
Northern Powerhouse Rail
HS2
Crossrail
East West Rail
TransPennine route upgrade
aviation (including Heathrow expansion)

Baroness Vere has responsibility for:
roads
security
freight (excluding EU Exit and rail)
drones
taxis and buses
light rail
community transport
all Lords business

With thanks to my RailFuture contacts for flagging up the array of changes!
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