A marked rise in the number of passengers using Leuchars railway station last year merely strengthens the case for train services to be restored to St Andrews, campaigners have claimed.
St Andrews Rail Link
Rail campaigners believe the proposed train factory at Longannet should fast-track the electrification of the Fife rail network.
The great Scots philosopher Thomas Carlyle once said: “Our life is not really a mutual helpfulness; but rather, it’s fair competition cloaked under due laws of war; it’s a mutual hostility.”
Bids to reopen three Fife railway lines to passengers have been earmarked as UK-wide priorities by a national campaign group.
New rail links in Fife and Perthshire have come a step closer as the Scottish Government announced funding for studies.
A campaign to see passenger rail services restored to St Andrews has been given more support.
Is it viable to re-open the St Andrews and Levenmouth rail links? St Andrews University educated historian and author David Ross shares his view with Michael Alexander as he discusses his new book - Getting the Train: The History of Scotland's railways.
Campaigners fighting for former rail links throughout Fife to be restored have backed transport minister Humza Yousaf’s calls for “fair funding” for Scotland’s railways.
A case for a rail link to St Andrews could be bolstered by cash from the Tay Cities Deal.
We’ve been told in recent months that one of the keys to unlocking the potential of both the much-mooted Tay Cities Deal and the wider Edinburgh City Deal is connectivity.