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« on: August 05, 2019, 10:44:17 am »

Extracted from links under

Who is your minister?

Grant Shapps has responsibility for:
oversight of all areas

Chris Heaton-Harris has responsibility for:
EU Exit Planning
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:
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
East West Rail
TransPennine route upgrade
aviation (including Heathrow expansion)

Baroness Vere has responsibility for:
freight (excluding EU Exit and rail)
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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