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New passenger information screens

Metro said that passenger information screens would be installed at Marsden and Slaithwaite during January and February 2015, and now it appears to be happening. Metro are providing the funding. This is the screen which has been erected on the … Continue reading

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A fare increase, by the back door, from 8th September

Restrictions on the validity of off-peak tickets are to be extended from 8th September. Off-peak tickets and West Yorkshire day rovers¬†will no longer be valid between 4pm and 6.30pm on weekdays. The practical effect is for substantial fare increases for … Continue reading

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Customer Information Screens at Marsden and Slaithwaite Stations

Metro, at the meeting of the West Yorkshire Integrated Transport Authority Executive Board on 14th June, has approved funding for customer information screens at several stations including Slaithwaite & Marsden. In addition, the public address system (that’s the one which … Continue reading

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No trains next Sunday, probably

Next Sunday, 17th March, trains are replaced by buses, or at least we think they are.   The National Rail website refers only to engineering work between Manchester and Stalybridge, and to buses replacing trains between Victoria and Stalybridge, and … Continue reading

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