Secretary of State for Transport


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Secretary of State for Transport

The head of the Department for Transport, which is the department of the British government responsible for highway maintenance, motor vehicle registration, the coastguard, and other similar issues. He/she advises the government on transportation issues. The secretary is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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The UK Secretary of State for Transport has acquired Saltley Business Park, Birmingham from a subsidiary of UK-based industrial property investor Hansteen Holdings plc (LSE: HSTN), by way of a compulsory purchase order under the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017, to enable construction of the first phase of the HS2 route, Hansteen said.
15 March 2018 - The UK Secretary of State for Transport has acquired Saltley Business Park, Birmingham from a subsidiary of UK-based industrial property investor Hansteen Holdings plc (LSE: HSTN), by way of a compulsory purchase order under the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017, to enable construction of the first phase of the HS2 route, Hansteen said.
Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling said this to the parliament on February 5.
In a major highlight for the set, Richard Kimblin QC represented the Secretary of State for Transport in Whitby v Secretary of State for Transport, concerning the impact of a railway infrastructure scheme on a listed building.
Vowing to raise the issue with Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling, Mr Bashir said: "With a bit of vision and urgency, this station could become a huge asset to the network and the local community instead of being the problem child.
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Patrick McLoughlin, secretary of state for transport, officially opened the road.
In 2010, Hammond became Secretary of State for Transport and was appointed Secretary of State for Defence in 2001.
Alexander was also formerly Secretary of State for Transport, Secretary of State for Scotland and Minister for Europe and he also served as the UK's Governor to the World Bank.
It reads: "In order for the Secretary of State for Transport to ensure proper accountability it is likely that services primarily serving English markets will be placed into other franchises for which the Secretary of State for Transport is the franchising authority.
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14 THE A19 TRUNK ROAD (TONTINE INTERCHANGE) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Secretary of State for Transport intends to make an Order on the A19 Trunk Road, in the District of Hambledon, to enable bridge repair works to be carried out in safety.
The UK's Secretary of State for Transport, Member of Parliament Patrick McLoughlin, visited the port last week as part of the announcement, DP World said in a statement.
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