The proposal to re-open the line has regional benefits and I commend the following links:
Then, I came across this:
:31pm, Mon 16 Apr 2012London News In Brief
Stansted Airport calls for rail improvements to help compete with rival airports
London Stansted Airport is today calling for significant improvements to the rail links at the UK’s fourth busiest airport to help create jobs and growth, improve local commuter access and allow Stansted to win new passengers and airlines.