Transport Minister Tavish Scott has defended the new timetable for reopening the Waverley line. He said the guarantee of opening by 2011 and the commitment of £155m towards costs gave as much clarity as possible to the project.
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The transport minister defends the timetable for reopening the line between Edinburgh and the Borders.
Scotsman article [23/01/2006]
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A cycle-route charity calls for compensation if the reopening of a rail link takes over the use of a viaduct.