Tony Clayton, Chairman of the Sevenoaks Rail Travellers Association, has written to Southeastern Railway with our response to the consultation on what service improvements customers would like to see during the “direct” extension of the franchise from 2014 to 2018
In an online poll of the readers of the Sevenoaks Chronicle, 81% have backed the Sevenoaks Rail Travellers Association in supporting the London Mayor’s proposals to take over the Sevenoaks to London via Dunton Green rail service.
“Details of services will influence my decision about early retirement”
Our Bat & Ball correspondent has been collecting questions about the London Bridge rebuilding from some of the Bat & Ball commuters:-
“The idea of part time season tickets will be great for Sevenoaks.”
Southeastern Railways have asked the Sevenoaks Rail Travellers Association and their other stakeholders what improvements we would like to see in the “Direct Award” franchise period (November 2014 to June 2018). The Committee will be discussing this on 10 September, and responses have to be made by 4 October. We would welcome suggestions and priorities from our members. Continue reading
The Thameslink Programme website has been updated today with some details of the train service alterations during the rebuilding of London Bridge. Here are the key points affecting travellers from Sevenoaks: Continue reading