Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways (12 Dec 2017)

Priti Patel: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Oral Statement of 29 November 2017, Official Report, Column 339 on Rail Update, if he will provide details of the process to establish business cases to develop proposals to open new railway lines between (a) Marks Tey and Cambridge, (b) Witham and Maldon and (c) Witham and Stansted.