Britain’s worst railway operators revealed: How nearly one in ten trains were cancelled on Grand Central line over one-month period making it the least reliable in the country… so how does your service compare?

Britain’s least reliable train firms have been named and shamed in the latest round of transport statistics – with one operator cancelling almost one in 10 journeys across four weeks. Official figures collated by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) show Grand Central cancelled 9.4 per cent of all journeys in the four weeks … Read more

Full list of train strikes dates for September and October 2023: How rail disruptions will affect commuters

Britain’s railways will be hit by more strike action in September and October as the dispute between rail workers and train operating companies continues.  Members from the Aslef announced a further two days of strike action for autumn, with more days to be affected by  an overtime ban, impacting 16 rail companies.  It comes over … Read more

Fury as rail fares rise AGAIN: Commuters blast 5.9% increase in ticket prices for ‘abysmal’ service

Commuters have expressed their outrage following the announcement that train tickets would rise by 5.9 per cent from March – with a trip from Reading to London soaring by £298. Rail passengers took to social media to blast the pay increase for an ‘abysmal’ service they said had a ‘broken timetable’ and constant delays without … Read more

More misery for commuters as it is announced train ticket price will go up by 5.9% next March

Rail fares rise AGAIN! More misery for commuters as it is announced ticket prices will go up by 5.9% in March – increasing cost of a yearly pass from Reading to London by £298 to £5,342 It comes following a year plagued by cancellations and disruptions due to strikes Transport Secretary Mark Harper said he … Read more