Transport for Wales

Delay Repay coming to Transport for Wales

Transport for Wales has announced that it is to move to the Delay Repay scheme to compensate its passengers for delays and cancellations. Passengers who experience a delay or cancellation on a Transport for Wales service...
D6940

Class 37 locomotive to return to the mainline? D6940’s new home announced

The Llangollen Diesel Group has announced the new destination in which their class 37 is heading for. This follows on from the announcement that the Class 37 was up for sale following their meeting. The new...
Northern 150140 at Nelson railway station

Northern Delay Repay 15 goes live

Rail Minister Andrew Jones today announced that customers delayed while travelling on Northern services are now eligible to claim compensation for journeys delayed by 15 minutes or more. The new scheme known as ‘DR15’ expands...
Aylesbury Vale Parkway

Aylesbury Vale Parkway celebrates 10th birthday

Chiltern Railways has announced that Aylesbury Vale Parkway has celebrated 10 years since it opened. The station did this by giving customers a “thank you” cupcake, after a successful decade in operation. The £12 million station...
ScotRail 385

Performance improving as new ScotRail timetable arrives

ScotRail has released new figures that show punctuality on Scotland's railway has improved. Across Scotland, 83.4 per cent of ScotRail trains met the rail industry standard public performance measure, arriving at their destination within 4...
Tyne and Wear Metro

Tyne and Wear Metro to feature in new ITV series

Nexus has announced that a new TV series on ITV will feature life on the Tyne and Wear Metro. This is the first time in-depth access has been granted in the Metro’s near 40 year...
Vivarail 230

Vivarail and Hoppecke announce deal of batteries for 230 trains

Vivarail has announced that they will be working with Hoppecke to design and integrate batteries for Vivarail's Class 230 trains. The deal cements the relationship between the two companies for a long-term future in developing...
Facebook messenger train delays

Train delays direct to your Facebook Messenger app

National Rail has announced that they have begun a new trial which will help you to plan your train journeys on your phone. Using Facebook's Messenger app, you will be able to receive updates on...
East Farleigh Station

Network Rail fined £200,000

The Office of Rail and Road has announced that Network Rail has been fined £200,000 with £86,000 costs after being convicted of one offence under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act. The sentence...
444040 working 3Z01 London Waterloo - Northam passes through Potbridge.

New batch of South Western Railway strikes announced

RMT has confirmed a further batch of strike action on South Western Railway this December, in addition to the already announced strikes. Again, the strike action comes because of the long on going dispute about...