§ Chris Grayling
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the latest timetable is for the upgrade to the South Central line. 
§ Mr. Jamieson
Negotiations between the SRA and Go Via are continuing towards the new franchise, which will deliver new trains, station upgrades and information systems. A separate substantial programme of track and signalling improvements will now be led by the Authority, to ensure effective completion as early as possible.