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First Great Western Trains (Timetabling)

Volume 447: debated on Monday 12 June 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what assessment his Department has made of the implications of First Great Western Train’s timetabling proposals for December 2006 for commuters travelling from Bridgend to Port Talbot, Neath and Swansea. (75607)

First Great Western’s proposed timetable for December 2006 will provide an extra service from Bridgend to Swansea at around 8.15 am, arriving before 9.00 am. In the return direction in the evening, the timetable shows an hourly pattern of FGW services up to 8.30 pm (there being currently no train at 7.30 pm).