Category Archives: Slaithwaite

December 2018 Timetable Change, One Month On

It’s seven weeks into the new timetable, and time to assess what difference it has made. Punctuality is still not brilliant, but there’s been a big improvement in reliability, with the number of cancellations & part-cancellations per week (at Slaithwaite … Continue reading

Posted in Marsden, Slaithwaite, Transpennine, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Christmas Travel, Marsden, Slaithwaite | Leave a comment

Timetable changes, 9th December

Stakeholder update from TPE (below, in italics) regarding the timetable changes from 9th December. Whilst we don’t always agree with TPE, this seems like a reasonable summary. The number of cancellations has gone right down (average weekly number of cancellations … Continue reading

Posted in Marsden, Slaithwaite, timetable changes, Transpennine | Leave a comment

Every Time You Think It Can’t Get Any Worse – The Sequel

Now that we are six months into the new timetable, it’s worth looking at how it has worked, and whether there has been any discernible improvement. TPE would argue that there has been some improvement, but in saying that they … Continue reading

Posted in Marsden, Slaithwaite, Transpennine | 2 Comments