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Government pledges £69m to boost Southampton rail freight

[ May 26, 2021   //   ]

The Government has promised £69 million of funding for the first stage of the Oxford Phase 2 project to increase freight capacity between the Port of Southampton and the Midlands and North as part of a £401m package of investment in the railways. It also promised £317 million for the TransPennine Upgrade between Leeds and Manchester.