News Archive

Improved compensation for passengers is even more critical after today’s overcrowding statistics

29 July 2016 | Public

Published on 29 July 2016
London’s passenger watchdog has reacted to the latest set of overcrowding figures released this week by the Department for Transport. Janet Cooke, Chief Executive of London TravelWatch ...
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Watchdog calls for London bus performance improvements

25 July 2016 | Public

Published on 25 July 2016
At its recent meeting, the London TravelWatch Board received a briefing from TfL on the performance of the capital’s bus network. Members noted that: Reliability has generally ...
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Southern passengers have had enough: time for urgent action

21 July 2016 | Public

Published on 21 July 2016
London TravelWatch has expressed great concern about the continuing poor performance and unreliability that Southern Rail passengers are facing, and has called for an independent review of the ...
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Passenger watchdog welcomes Mayor’s offer to help improve the Southern Rail situation

20 July 2016 | Public

Published on 20 July 2016
We welcome the offer today from the Mayor of London for Transport for London (TfL) to take immediate control of Southern Rail services until the problems being experienced by the operator, which ...
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London TravelWatch Board meeting 19th July 2016

14 July 2016 | Public

Published on 14 July 2016
At next week’s Board meeting, members will consider the passenger perspective for the design and management of bus stations and bus interchanges. The Board will also consider TfL's plans ...
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Ruth Thompson

11 July 2016 | Public

Published on 11 July 2016
Announcement by London TravelWatch Chair, Stephen Locke: 'I am very sad to have to announce that the Deputy Chair of London TravelWatch, Ruth Thompson, died on 10 July. She had been ill for some ...
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Our expectations for passengers ahead of the introduction of an amended Southern timetable

07 July 2016 | Public

Published on 07 July 2016
Responding to Southern Rail’s timetable changes announced earlier this week, London’s independent passenger watchdog expressed disappointment that the only way the operator feels it ...
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London TravelWatch Policy meeting 28th June 2016

23 June 2016 | Public

Published on 23 June 2016
At next week’s Policy meeting, the London TravelWatch Board will receive an update on rail franchising. The Board will also receive our latest National rail and TfL performance reports ...
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Passenger watchdog secures changes to GTR ticket office proposals

09 June 2016 | Public

Published on 09 June 2016
Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has amended its plans to alter ticket office hours at a number of stations in the London TravelWatch area as a result of the concerns raised by the passenger ...
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TfL figures confirm that buses in London are getting slower

07 June 2016 | Public

Published on 07 June 2016
The London TravelWatch Board’s recent look at TfL’s latest bus speed data shows a clear pattern of declining speeds across London and we fear the trend will continue when we review ...
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