Tue, 14:05

The December timetable change for Great Northern services has been cancelled – meaning, among other things, that trains between Stevenage and Hertford will run for an extra six months.

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Chris Grayling
Friday, June 29, 2018

The government has responded to a petition calling for Govia Thameslink Railway to have its contract to run rail services removed.

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Network Rail
Monday, June 25, 2018

A train tracking fault that affected rail information for Great Northern and Thameslink services has now been resolved.

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Network Rail
Monday, June 25, 2018

Hitchin has the sixth-worst rail service in the country – that’s according to new data ranking the performance of the UK’s stations in the past month.

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Bim Afolami
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Even Great Northern’s drivers have had enough of the controversial new timetable – that’s if one railwayman’s apology to commuters this morning is anything to go by.

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Bim Afolami
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

There may be a light at the end of the tunnel for rail passengers, as Govia Thameslink has introduced an interim timetable and have news about when the original May timetable should be running smoothly.

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Oliver Heald
Friday, June 1, 2018

The petition to the government to remove the train franchise from Govia Thameslink Railway has passed 10,000 signatures - meaning it will get a response from the government.

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Chris Grayling
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Govia Thameslink Railway, Network Rail and Northern have released a joint statement about the chaos on the railways.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

The leader of Herts County Council has demanded answers from the Department for Transport, Network Rail and Govia Thameslink Railway about the rail chaos which has followed the recent timetable change.

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Bim Afolami
Friday, May 25, 2018

A damning motion condemning the ongoing problems with Govia rail services has received all-party support at County Hall.

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Bim Afolami
Thursday, April 19, 2018

There are currently delays on the Great Northern line due to signal failure between Hitchin and Cambridge.

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Govia Thameslink
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Network Rail is set to carry out safety improvements at a level crossing in Shepreth next month as part of the company’s railway upgrade plan – and you can find information at a drop-in session later today.

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Network Rail
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Buses will replace trains between Royston and Cambridge all day on Easter Sunday.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

There are delays on the railways between Hitchin and Cambridge due to a signalling fault at Hitchin that means a southbound line is blocked.

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Network Rail
Monday, February 26, 2018

Network Rail is restricting trains operating north of Royston this evening due to a forecast for heavy snow.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

A person has died after being hit by a train north of Hitchin railway station.

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Network Rail
Friday, February 16, 2018

All lines going through Stevenage railway station are blocked after a person was hit by a train this morning.

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British Transport Police
Monday, January 15, 2018

Rail services are running at a reduced speed through North Herts after a vehicle struck a bridge near Hitchin railway station.

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Govia Thameslink
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A lack of drivers was why Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) passengers suffered the worst performance on the UK’s entire rail network according to a National Audit Office (NAO) report.

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Department for Transport
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Trains are delayed through North Hertfordshire this morning after power lines went down because of the high winds overnight and police and fire services are warning motorists to beware of fallen trees.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Commuters across Crow country faced the headache of train fare hikes of an average of 3.4 per cent on their tickets as they boarded trains on the first working day of the new year.

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Department for Transport
Friday, December 8, 2017

Train services are running at a reduced speed between Hitchin and Cambridge – with some potentially cancelled – after a signalling fault at Foxton.

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Network Rail
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Work to lengthen Cambridge-bound platforms has been completed at Shepreth and Foxton rail stations in time for the new eight-carriage trains arriving later this month, but concerns are being raised about the London-bound platforms which weren’t given the same treatment.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Transport action groups in South Cambs are set for meetings to discuss issues and update the community on their campaigns.

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Susan van de Ven

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