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British Railways Board Residuary: Manpower

Volume 496: debated on Wednesday 9 September 2009

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Transport how many people have been employed by the British Railways Board Residuary in each year since 1997; and what the (a) income and (b) expenditure of that body has been in each such year. (290634)

British Railways Board Residuary (BRBR) Ltd was formed in February 2001. The income, expenditure and headcount information for the period since BRBR’s creation is shown in the following table:

£ million

Income

Operating expenditure

Employees (FTE)1

2001-02

51.5

(35.0)

52

2002-03

154.2

(157.1)

44

2003-04

79.4

(56.3)

32

2004-05

82.5

(77.4)

25

2005-06

75.6

(53.7)

24

2006-07

91.8

(31.2)

27

2007-08

93.7

(41.7)

32

2008-09

96.0

(85.3)

32

1 Full time equivalent