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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-02448: Oliver Mundell (Dumfriesshire)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 9 September 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what investment it has made in respect of (a) Lockerbie, (b) Gretna Green, (c) Annan, (d) Sanquhar and (e) Kirkconnel railway station in each year since 2007.

Answered by: Humza Yousaf 20 September 2016

Since 2007 the Scottish Government has worked with ScotRail to deliver a number of improvements at these stations. Improvements include:-

Lockerbie

Installation of CCTV, Customer Information Screens, lifts and footbridge, accessibility improvements, waiting shelter, platform validator to support smart ticketing.

Gretna Green

Installation of CCTV and platform validator to support smart ticketing.

Annan

Installation of CCTV, platform validator to support smart ticketing, handrails and upgrade to lighting and stairs.

Sanquhar

Installation of platform validator to support smart ticketing.

Kirkconnel

Upgrade to car park lighting and installation of platform validator to support smart ticketing.