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The Worst in the Entire Country

There’s a website www.ontimetrains.co.uk which ranks stations by a performance score, which is calculated based on service punctuality and cancellation frequency. So, on the list of worst of all 2,615 stations in Great Britain for punctuality and cancellations, taken over the past … Continue reading

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New Timetable from 9th December 2018

New timetables now online at https://be803fe5c416e39d38ae-aa21086260d3bd4e072d597fe09c2e80.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/images/timetables/2018-11/december-may/Northern-25-web-1018-28pp.pdf and https://www.tpexpress.co.uk/travel-updates/timetables The main changes are that the Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds stopping service (the one that calls at Greenfield  and Marsden) is to be split into a Manchester Piccadilly to Huddersfield service (which … Continue reading

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Inside Out Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, 10/09/2018

In which Chris Grayling says that “things have stabilised” Inside Out Yorkshire and Lincolnshire 10/09/2018 – 7.30, BBC1 and on iPlayer An Inside Out railway special live from the National Railway Museum in York. A unique collaboration by three regional BBC … Continue reading

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“Change needs to come…more quickly than the trains”

“TPEs head of communications says there’s no need for MD Leo Goodwin to meet residents of Marsden and Slaithwaite who have endured hundreds of trains being delayed or cancelled since May, because its staff have good relations with the community.” … Continue reading

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