Compensate Northern rail passengers for chaos, says Burnham
Greater Manchester mayor also calls for fare reductions as rail firm cancels 165 services
The mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has called for substantial compensation for holders of advance and season tickets for Northern rail services as the company began running an “emergency timetable” with the planned cancellation of 165 daily services.
Burnham also demanded a general reduction in fares for all passengers on routes affected by the emergency timetable.
Source: Guardian Transport