Applications for assessing return of heavy rail between High Wycombe and Bourne End


Wycombe District Council invites tenders for assessing the strategic outline business case of a return of heavy rail between High Wycombe and Bourne End which would provide a connection between the Chiltern Line (and the proposed East West Rail) and Crossrail.

The objectives of the study are to carry out a strategic outline business case including assessing passenger numbers, operating costs, farebox income and to assess all potential economic benefits of the scheme.

Further information

See the Delta portal (external website) for more information about this opportunity and to obtain copies of the tender documents.

If you experience any technical difficulties from accessing the tender announcement please contact the Delta eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email

Under no circumstances will we be responsible for any costs with participation in an expression of interest or any resulting invitation to tender.

Closing date

The closing time and date for receipt of tenders is 2.00 pm on Monday 16 October 2017.