In The News | 24th December 2020 | Latest Rail News | RailBusinessDaily

Click here to listen to the latest rail news on Thursday, 24th December 2020 The latest rail news on Thursday, 24th December 2020 Eurostar has been ordered by the train regulator to make it clear to customers whose trains have been cancelled that they are entitled to a full refund, amid claims it hid … Read more

Busy Northern station gets major overhaul | RailBusinessDaily

More than £2 million has been spent on a major overhaul to Bolton station, improving the facility for customers, staff and the wider community – all part of the rail operators commitment to transforming its network. It has been more than a year in the making but passengers can now enjoy the station’s new look – and it has been worth the wait. New signage and … Read more

Community Rail Partnerships launch new safety poster initiative with Network Rail | RailBusinessDaily

A new safety campaign on rural lines in Norfolk and North Suffolk will offer children the opportunity to see their own artwork displayed at railway stations from December as the Bittern Line and Wherry Lines Community Rail Partnerships have teamed up with Network Rail to promote safe use of level crossings. With school visits still … Read more

Thousands of pounds worth of toys donated to Pod-Trak’s Christmas toy appeal | RailBusinessDaily

Staff from engineering specialist Pod-Trak say they have been overwhelmed by the response to its Christmas toys appeal. The company, that supports the broad spectrum of transport networks keeping the country moving, has raised over £7,000 in toys and gifts to help children across the country wake up to presents on Christmas. All the toys have … Read more

Avanti West Coast gives customers option to donate Delay Repay compensation to charity | RailBusinessDaily

Avanti West Coast has launched an initiative enabling customers to donate compensation for delayed journeys to its charity partner, Action for Children. Customers travelling on the inter-city operator’s services who are eligible for Delay Repay – a scheme to claim compensation when a journey is delayed by 15 minutes or more – can now request … Read more