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Railway review launched after 'nobody took charge' during May's timetable fiasco

A major review of Britain's railways has been launched as an investigation into what caused the May timetable disruption found "nobody took charge"

20 September 2018

Train cancellations hit 900 a day as timetable changes bite

About 4.3% of trains were cancelled or part-cancelled in late spring and early summer, new stats obtained by MoneySavingExpert,com reveal – the highest such figure in at least six years

17 September 2018

'We saved £960 on our train journey': is this the biggest split-ticketing success ever?

A group of 20 have each saved £48 on their journey from Newcastle to Southport by ticket splitting

7 September 2018

Commuter rail fares to increase by up to 3.2% next year

The price of regulated rail fares will rise by up to 3.2% in January 2019

15 August 2018

All change - jargon to be removed from train tickets

Train firms will remove jargon such as 'London terminals' and 'any permitted' from tickets on 100,000s of routes

10 August 2018

Great Northern, Thameslink, Northern and TransPennine offer up to a month's fare back as compensation

Northern commuters can claim now but Great Northern, Thameslink and TransPennine customers will have to wait weeks

13 July 2018

Northern season ticket holders to be given cash compensation - but the amount varies by route

Commuters who have a season ticket for routes through Lancashire, Cumbria and Greater Manchester will get a lump sum

29 June 2018

Train ticket site hits passengers with new £5 booking fee

Train booking website Takethetrain.co.uk has introduced a hefty £5 booking fee that's already caught some passengers out

21 June 2018

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