Issue details

Western Gateway Rail Strategy

Adoption of the long-term rail strategy for the Western Gateway

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/01/2020

Decision due: 11 Nov 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Transport and Infrastructure (to 01/10/2020)

Contact: Alexis Edwards, Spatial Strategy Engineer - Development Services Email:

Consultation process

Three stakeholder workshops and a 4-week eConsultation


Train Operating Companies, Freight Operating Companies, Network Rail, DfT, Local Authorities, Sub-National Transport Bodies, and other interested parties