Local Issues


We get frequent complaints about the excessive complexity of ticket machines, leading to long queues at morning peak times and, at others, the risk of the unwary being over-charged for Travelcards.

After pressure from SRTA – it’s taken a long time we’re afraid – the machines have been re-programmed. We’ll be looking to see if there have been genuine improvements.

Dunton Green

The re-development of the West Kent Cold Store site with several hundred new houses will have significant implications for local road congestion and the demand for rail and bus services. Click here to see the SRTA’s representations on the need for improved train and bus services.