Providing a business solution to securing the commitment, funding and delivery of the Western Rail Link to Heathrow (WRLtH) is one of the Chamber’s four main priorities for 2020.


   –  Newsletter April 2020,  Newsletter Dec 2019, Newsletter July 2019

   –  What is WRLtH and What Are the Benefits?

   –  Elevator Pitch

   –  Summary Position Statement

   –  Framework Statement 

   –  Project Milestones Update and Projections Timetable

   –  TvPropFest 2019 Presentation 


Western Rail Link to London Heathrow (WRLtH) is a proposed 6.5km rail link between the Great Western Main Line and London Heathrow Airport, leaving the Main Line between Langley and Iver. The recommended route can be found here.

WRLtH will:

Deliver high ROI and major benefits to UK plc in added GVA, new jobs and CO2 reductions

Bring Heathrow closer to nearly 14 million people in the South West, Wales, South Midlands and Thames Valley

Increase attractiveness of these regions to existing business, potential investors, overseas tourists, international research and students

Improve freight access

Reduce road congestion and pollution 

Tan Dhesi MP, Shadow Minister for the Railways, urges Government to deliver funding for Western Rail Link to Heathrow

Network Rail ‘Improving Rail Links to Heathrow’