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Media Coverage of the 2019 Fare Increase

Regional TV coverage of the fare increase on 2nd January focused on our route and on commuters travelling from Marsden and Slaithwaite into Leeds. ITV Calendar coverage is available online at https://www.facebook.com/calendarnews/videos/vb.106174219415088/537993983343537/ BBC Look North (Yorkshire) featured Jon Crebbin’s daily … Continue reading

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Another New Year, Another Fare Increase

It seems a bit pointless posting about a fare increase on the first working day in January. It’s the same story as last year, and every previous year as far back as most of us can remember. The pretext for … Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year changes

A reminder that times and service patterns change over the Christmas and New Year period. In particular, the train service on Christmas Eve is curtailed in mid-evening, and there are no trains on either Christmas Day or Boxing Day. Rather … Continue reading

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Christmas carollers set rail delay woes to song

TPE-themed Christmas songs, as sung by Friends of Mossley Station https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-manchester-46653553/christmas-carollers-set-rail-delay-woes-to-song

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