November 2013 in Train Operations
Concerns have been raised about the perceived lack of maintenance being carried out on the Northern fleet, which is believed to be increasing the number of defects found. The reporter raises a number of issues which occur on a daily basis and have apparently become worse in the past year.
October 2013 in Train Operations
Two issues have been raised concerning Macclesfield station, which are thought to be putting passengers at risk.
August 2013 in Train Operations
Staff working at Heaton depot have raised concerns about Grand Central Class 180 trains being left running for several hours whilst stabled both outside the main building and in the shed.
July 2013 in Train Operations
A reporter has expressed concern that 'rough riding' is occurring when fast trains travel over a particular crossover located between Small Heath and Tyseley.
June 2013 in Train Operations
Concern has been expressed that some of the lighting at Shrewsbury station is no longer working. Also, during bad weather some areas of the walking route are not being gritted.