East Midlands Rail Franchise Consultation - 11th October deadline for comments.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
The Department for Transport have published a document setting out proposals to improve the train services on the East Midlands Rail Network. If you do not believe the proposals will be an improvement, you may wish to sign a petition: https://www.change.org/t/save-our-trains-en-gb
The consultation end date is 11th October 2017.
To see the proposed changes to the service and to read the full document, follow: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/630614/east-midlands-rail-franchise-public-consultation.pdf
There will be public events held, folllow: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/future-of-east-midlands-rail-franchise
The Borough Council of Wellingborough discussed this matter at their Development Committee on 11th September. To see the proposed response from the Borough Council (item 5 on link): http://www.wellingborough.gov.uk/meetings/meeting/988/development_committee
Wollaston Parish Council discussed this item at their full Council meeting on 21st September and will be opposing the consultation.