Report of 2019 AGM by Stuart Harland, Chairman MLAG

This year’s MLAG AGM took place at Rye Town Hall on Tuesday 18 June, following which there were presentations from Southern Railways and Network Rail. This first section reports Southern’s presentation to be followed by a separate report covering Network Rail’s presentation regarding progress with the objective to deliver the extension of the HS1 service […]

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Easter Holiday Train Disruption and Provisional Date for AGM

23 April 2019   Disruption on the MarshLink/ MLAG AGM   The MarshLink services saw extensive failures on Saturday, during the Bank Holiday weekend when many tourists rely on the train service, and Tuesday, the first day back to work for many commuters (though the early morning trains were running). Saturday saw four services and […]

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Temporary Extra Capacity on MarshLink

Landslip at Wadhurst provides 4-car unit service on MarshLink   There was a landslip  on the line at Wadhurst, 13 March which resulted in the line between Robertsbridge and Tunbridge Wells being closed until today, Monday 18 March. SouthEastern laid on replacement buses and, of relevance to Rye train users, permitted travel along the MarshLink […]

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New Timetable From 20 May – All Change! Don’t miss the train

The new timetable On Sunday 20th May Southern Railways and Southeastern Railways will bring into effect the most comprehensive changes to rail timetables in decades. These changes follow Southern’s series of public consultations started in 2016 and meetings they have held over the intervening period with rail user groups from across the MarshLink: their objective […]

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