ScotRail has been instructed by the Scottish Government to submit a plan for how it will address falling performance levels.
‘We know this isn’t acceptable’: ScotRail explains the reason behind crew shortages causing so many cancelled trains
ScotRail has explained why so many trains have been called off as a result of staffing shortages.
Transport secretary Michael Matheson has told rail chiefs performance “must improve immediately” to meet standards expected by passengers and the Scottish Government, MSPs have heard.
ScotRail’s performance level is at its lowest since the franchise began, according to latest figures.
A sharp hike in rail fares is simply adding “insult to injury” for Fife travellers who already feel short-changed by the service, it has been claimed.
A ScotRail train is to be named after Fife man Gordon Aikman, the late Motor Neurone Disease (MND) campaigner.
Cut price train travel aimed at compensating Fifers for poor rail services will be launched on Monday.
Stop-skipping by trains in Fife has fallen by 63%, according to the ScotRail Alliance.
The RMT transport union cancelled Fife protests against rail fare hikes after leaflets did not arrive in time.
Claim that trains between Edinburgh and Perth are slow coaches of Britain is ‘flawed’, say transport chiefs
As new research suggests Edinburgh to Perth trains are amongst the slowest in the UK, is it time to invest in a new direct rail link with the capital, or is the speed study simply flawed? Michael Alexander reports.