395. WEST CUMBERLAND SCHEME
(a) Traffic Receipts to 31st October, 1955.
|1.||Carlisle - Silloth
|2.||Carlisle - Workington via Penrith.
|3.||Carlisle - Whitehaven
|Total - Whole Scheme.||68,481||39,214||29,267||74.6|
(b) Additional units for summer season
Mr.Gould will give requirements of additional units for summer traffic for this area having regard to additional two motors and one trailer allocated from Derby, March 1956.
396. WATFORD - ST.ALBANS SCHEME
(a) Traffic Receipts to 31st October, 1955. (Service commenced 25th July , 1955)
(b) Availability of Units
The Chairman said it had come to his knowledge that no diesel units had been working on this branch since November 10th, and requested Mr.Adkinson to arrange for such instances to be brought to his notice without delay.
(c) Coupling of units
Noted that trouble is still being experienced with jumper cable connections, and Mr.Stanley has arranged with B.U.T. for this to be again given attention.
(d) Proposed halt at Garston Lane
Mr.Read said this question is still under consideration.