Extending TFL services and Oyster to Sevenoaks

Overground_roundel-with-question-markSRTA’s assessment is that devolution of South Eastern metro rail services, with the right safeguards, would benefit Sevenoaks Town and District, and other areas of Kent, as well as the metro service users within the GLA area who are your primary concern. We need to ensure that the savings and the quality improvements are shared, and deliver a cheaper service as TfL has already done for communities in Essex and Hertfordshire.

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Would it have been better with Boris?

Overground_roundel-with-question-markIt’s interesting to use today’s Which? survey to look at what rail services from the Sevenoaks area could have been like this year if the London Mayor’s takeover proposals had been backed by Kent County Council and others.

The evidence shows that London Overground are comprehensively beating Southeastern and Thameslink on all the factors that their customers regard as important.

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