New timetable

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MisterC
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New timetable

Post by MisterC » Wed May 23, 2018 8:38 am

Another recent thread asked how it is going.

In the case of the service between Cambridge and Gatwick/Brighton, the answer is very badly.

On Sunday, of 14 booked trains in each direction, only 3 ran through the core.

On Monday, of 18 booked trains in each direction, only 7 ran through the core.

Yesterday was a bit of an improvement with 11 northbound and 10 southbound running through the core, but still only just over 50% of advertised service.

With thanks to RTT/OTT supplementing my long distance observations at the Cambridge end.

Train Spotter
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Re: New timetable

Post by Train Spotter » Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:10 pm

Norther Trains will be introducing an Emergency timetable in the North West from Monday 4th June until the end of July in the hope that they can start to run a timetable of sorts.... They are withdrawing 165 trains services.... But as they've been cancelling around 250 trains a day i cannot see how withdrawing 165 services is going to help......

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