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482.  SCHEMES ALREADY IN OPERATION.   (Contd.)

4.  Bury - Bacup Scheme

(a)  Traffic receipts to 30.10.56 shown on Appendix 'A' attached.

5.  Birmingham Part 1 scheme

(a)  Traffic receipts to 30.10.56 shown on Appendix 'A' attached.

6.  North Wales Part 1 Scheme

(a)  Traffic receipts to 30.10.56 shown on Appendix 'A' attached.

(b)  Welsh Dragon.   Mr.Stanley produced a sample of emblem head board proposed for this particular train and it was agreed this is suitable.

7.  Manchester Part 1 scheme

(a)  Traffic receipts to 30.10.56 shown on Appendix 'A' attached.

483.  BRITISH INDUSTRIES FAR. 6TH TO 17TH MAY, 1957.

Mr.Salmon said that an approach has been made by the B.I.F. authorities with a view to a 63'6" diesel unit being exhibited at the Fair, and Mr.Stanley will look into and contact Mr.Salmon.

In regard to a diesel service between New Street and Castle Bromwich during the period of the Fair, it was agreed that, in view of the oil emergency, such diesel service should not be operated for the 1957 Fair, the matter to be reconsidered if the present position in respect of oil supplies improves.  The B.I.F. authorities to be advised.

484.  GIFTS & FANCY GOODS FAIR, BLACKPOOL. FEBRUARY 1957.

Agreed that, in view of the oil emergency, and the uncertainty of units being available, no commitments be entered into in respect of a diesel service between Preston and Blackpool during the Fair.

485.  NEXT MEETING

Wednesday, January 16th, 1957, 11.0am., Room 131.

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