Bedford to Cambridge Route Options Consultation

Please use the below feedback form to have your say about our Bedford to Cambridge route options. The feedback form has nine questions, and there is an opportunity at the end to also provide general feedback. 

For more details about the route options, download a copy of our Consultation Document here. The comments and feedback we receive during this consultation will be considered as we refine our scheme before seeking powers for its construction.

You can download a copy of this form here. For pre-printed versions of the feedback form, large print copies or versions in alternative languages, please [email protected] or call 0330 1340067. Please return paper copies to: Freepost EAST WEST RAIL

Please submit your feedback by 11.45pm on 11 March 2019 when this consultation will close.

 

Feedback Form
Your details
Local resident
Commuter to the area
Visitor to the area
Former resident
Future resident
Business owner
Elected representative
Interest group
Other

18 or under
19 - 34
35 - 50
51 - 65
Over 65

Yes (by both Email & Post)
Yes (by Email)
Yes (by Post)
No thanks


We are asking for feedback on:

  • The opportunities, challenges and other considerations for each of the route options we are consulting on.
  • Your views on the approach we have taken to developing the project up to now, including identifying route corridors, potential route options and station locations and the approach into Cambridge.
  • Any other matters you think we should consider.

You may submit more than one feedback form and you may choose to leave feedback by post.



Preferred route corridor: Consultation Document Page 10

Please provide any comments on the route corridor in which the route options below are located.



Choosing a preferred route option: main factors

On a scale of one to five, where five is most important and one is least important, how important do you believe each of the following factors should be in deciding on a preferred route:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

For each of our routes please tell us how you think it performs against our five key criteria along with any other comments or considerations.


Route option A: Consultation Document Page 15

On a scale of one to five where five is the most positive, how do you think Route A performs against our key criteria of:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

Do you have any comments on the other considerations associated with this route?



Route option B: Consultation Document Page 16

On a scale of one to five where five is the most positive, how do you think Route B performs against our key criteria of:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

Do you have any comments on the other considerations associated with this route?



Route option C: Consultation Document Page 17

On a scale of one to five where five is the most positive, how do you think Route C performs against our key criteria of:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

Do you have any comments on the other considerations associated with this route?



Route option D: Consultation Document Page 18

On a scale of one to five where five is the most positive, how do you think Route D performs against our key criteria of:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

Do you have any comments on the other considerations associated with this route?



Route option E: Consultation Document Page 19

On a scale of one to five where five is the most positive, how do you think Route E performs against our key criteria of:

   1        2        3        4        5

Supporting economic growth

       

Supporting delivery of new homes

       

Cost and overall affordability

       

Benefits for transport users

       

Environmental impacts and opportunities

       

Do you have any comments on the other considerations associated with this route?



The route into Cambridge

Do you agree that EWR Co are right to prioritise route options that approach Cambridge from the south rather than from the north?

Strongly agree
Agree
Neutral
Disagree
Strongly disagree


If you disagree, please explain your view, including any additional factors that should be taken into account.



General feedback

Please provide any other views or comments on the overall approach that has been taken to developing the project including on the route corridor selected, in identifying potential route options and station locations, and feedback on any other aspect of the project.





We will collect and process the information you provide to us in order to record and analyse any feedback or question you raise during the Consultation. If you give us personal information about other people you must first make sure that you have obtained all necessary permission from that person for you to pass this information on to us. We may need to share personal information with third parties which could include public bodies and third parties working with us on the project. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in certain circumstances and you may ask us to delete your personal information if you believe that we do not have the right to hold it. For further information in relation to how we process personal data, please see our Personal Information Charter.