Railways

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

Railway punctuality reaches 12-year low amid timetable changes and bad weather

Railway punctuality reaches 12-year low amid timetable changes and bad weather

One in seven trains missed the industry's Public Performance Measure (PPM) of punctuality in the 12 months to August 18.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Protests to be held over rail fare increases

Protests to be held over rail fare increases

The RMT union will hold demonstrations today over predicted increases in the price of train fares

Friday, July 20, 2018

Friday, July 20, 2018

South West trains could be disrupted by the walk outs

More South Western Railway and London underground strikes expected

More South Western Railway and London underground strikes expected

Pay and disputes over guards will threaten services over the summer

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

More high-speed rail lines would boost UK economy, says think-tank

More high-speed rail lines would boost UK economy, says think-tank

More high-speed rail lines would boost UK economy, says think-tank

New lines and improved connections between cities could reduce reliance on London according to a new report

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

Rail commuters faced with disruption after timetable changes

Rail commuters faced with disruption after timetable changes

Every train run by the UK's busiest franchise, Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) was rescheduled from Sunday.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Rail commuters faced with huge timetable changes

Rail commuters faced with huge timetable changes

The shake-up is designed to increase overall frequencies and reliability, but some passengers will find their regular journeys are no longer possible.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Rail ticketing reforms overdue, says passenger group

Rail ticketing reforms overdue, says passenger group

A public consultation is being launched in order to make rail fares fairer and easier to use.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Commuters are furious at the latest rail fares increases

'Rail fare hikes are just discrimination, pure and simple'

'Rail fare hikes are just discrimination, pure and simple'

Bruce Williamson, of Rail Future, says the Great Railway Rip-off has to stop

Passengers across Britain face chaos today

Pro-Corbyn train enthusiast slams Government over train strike crisis

Pro-Corbyn train enthusiast slams Government over train strike crisis

Christian Wolmar said that, while the RMT should come to an agreement, the Government must be prepared to negotiate