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Train association defends reduced timetables

Train passengers making journeys before Christmas are facing delays and cancellations on several lines.

First Capital Connect, Chiltern and Merseyrail are likely to cut up to 25% of services on Christmas Eve and nine other operators reported disruption.

Spokesman for the Association of Train Operating Companies, Edward Walsh, said the reduced rail timetables would ensure scheduled services were able to run on time.

  • 24 Dec 2010
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