The Government is set to announce a nine billion pound injection of cash into the rail network. It should reduce the time it takes to travel to the Westcountry. Transport Secretary Justine Greening will set out the details later.
Plans are set to include the electrification of the line from Bristol to London.
Richard Lawrence interviews the Secretary of State for Transport Justine Greening on the latest developments at Bristol Airport. She says the expansion is great news for people in the region.