With regard to the proposed examination of passenger services in the Lancashire area arising from the investigations into the Manchester Part 4 scheme, the Chairman will convene a meeting with Messrs.Gould, Johnson and M.G.E.Lambert to formulate a remit for a working party to carry out the examination.
Derby Friargate - Nottingham Victoria - Grantham
Derby Mid. - Sheffield Mid.
Nottingham Mid. - Mansfield - Worksop
Mr.Bell indicated that preliminary investigations showed that these schemes would be unremunerative and if this was subsequently confirmed by the Accountant's financial appraisal, the possibility of withdrawal of the services wholly or in part would need to be considered.
A joint report from the D.T.S. and C.M.& E.E. received, which recommends the matter be reviewed after twelve months experience with the modified bogie has been obtained.
Revised schedule of allocation attached as Appendix 'B'.
Noted with the following comments :-
Meeting held on 22nd August on to expedite completion.
It was noted that, generally, the depots were finished, but a number of the small items were outstanding and these should be completed as quickly as possible.