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Transport watchdog encourages passengers to take part in trial of video-linked ticket machines it helped secure on London Overground

09 October 2019 | Public

Published on 09 October 2019
London TravelWatch has welcomed the start of a 12-week trial of video-linked ticket machines at four stations on the London Overground network after a consultation carried out by the watchdog last ...
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As new Southeastern delay repay scheme launches London TravelWatch calls on all rail operators to pay compensation after 15 minute delays

11 September 2019 | Public

Published on 11 September 2019
London TravelWatch has welcomed the launch of Southeastern’s new delay repay scheme and called for other operators to follow suit. Southeastern passengers can now benefit from the new ...
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Response to publication of new ORR rail punctuality statistics

19 September 2019 | Public

Published on 19 September 2019
Commenting on the new Office of Rail and Road (ORR) rail punctuality statistics released today, Tim Bellenger, Director of Policy and Investigation at London TravelWatch said: 'While the ...
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New fixed bus stops will improve accessibility and give thousands of passengers greater clarity

16 September 2019 | Public

Published on 16 September 2019
London TravelWatch welcomes the conversion of the hail and ride sections of route B13 between New Eltham and Bexleyheath to fixed bus stop locations on Saturday 21 September. This is one of over ...
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Watchdog calls for industry to fully refund passengers affected by penalty fare overcharging

04 September 2019 | Public

Published on 04 September 2019
London TravelWatch has stepped up its calls for rail operators to fully refund thousands of rail passengers who were overcharged when new Penalty Fares Regulations introduced in April 2018 were ...
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Millions of passengers to suffer more fares unfairness after 2.8% January fares increase is confirmed

14 August 2019 | Public

Published on 14 August 2019
London's passenger watchdog has warned that the gap between the cheapest and most expensive fares will widen still further following the announcement today that rail fares will rise by 2.8% in ...
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Potential reduction in opening hours of ticket offices at 10 c2c stations – tell us your views

23 September 2019 | Public

Published on 23 September 2019
*Please note: this consultation has now closed*c2c have published details of their proposals to reduce ticket offices opening times at 10 of their stations in the London TravelWatch area. London ...
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London TravelWatch Policy Committee 10 September 2019

03 September 2019 | Public

Published on 03 September 2019
The next London TravelWatch Policy Committee meeting on 10 September will receive an update from representatives of Southeastern and Network Rail on the Lewisham stranded train incident that ...
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Decision to retain Victoria Coach Station is good news for passengers

23 August 2019 | Public

Published on 23 August 2019
Commenting on TfL's decision to retain Victoria Coach Station, Tim Bellenger, Director of Policy and Investigation said: 'The decision to retain Victoria Coach Station is fantastic news. Its loss ...
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Watchdog calls for industry to resolve issues which have led to thousands of rail passengers in London being overcharged for not having the right ticket

21 August 2019 | Public

Published on 21 August 2019
London TravelWatch has warned that thousands of rail passengers may have been overcharged after it emerged that several rail operators wrongly applied new Penalty Fares regulations which were ...
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