Rail User Group shows the benefits of two new northern franchises

IMG_0821 (1)The latest issue of Track Record, the newsletter of the Huddersfield Penistone & Sheffield Rail Users Association, outlines the planned improvements anticipated in the new franchises that started on 1st April.

New trains and new timetables are promised from December 2017. The new franchise operators, Arriva Rail North and First Transpennine Express, have committed to significant investment over the next few years. Photo shows the logo of the outgoing Northern operator.