Archive for December, 2016

Have you seen our new tickets? BIG!! ….

Posted on December 30th, 2016, by The Chairman

For those who haven’t seen them yet …. …. they’re there on the counter below Cheryl at a very festive Knutsford station. It seems the credit card sized tickets from the AVantix portable machines are being replaced. Above are 4 of the new style SINGLES from Knutsford to Mobberley bought from a conductor. If they […]

We want to buy tickets, but we can’t! ….

Posted on December 28th, 2016, by The Chairman

Almost 3 years ago we published a post about how difficult it can sometimes be to buy tickets on our trains. Three years later, this is still often a problem on both our Mid Cheshire Line and our Crewe-Liverpool line. We regularly receive comments/moans from passengers about this. Shortly after we published our Winter 2016/17 […]

Everything you know about train fares is wrong! ….

Posted on December 22nd, 2016, by The Chairman

It’s the time of year in the run up to Christmas and New Year when the press run out of good stories. Then along come the main annual train fares rises. This is when we are reminded yet again that train fares in Britain are the most expensive in the world. Or are they? …. […]