Don’t get caught out like this customer in the BBC TV series ‘The Railway: Keeping Britain on Track’. Railfuture have launched a new online guide for rail users to help you find the best value tickets in the minefield of the fares system, enjoy your journey, and deal with any problems which might arise. Select Rail user help in the left hand menu.
WHAT SHOULD RAILFUTURE STAND FOR?
Railfuture would like your views on the issues which the railways face, what changes or developments are needed to resolve them, and how Railfuture can help. Please take a few minutes, whether or not you are a member, to answer our survey, which closes on 31st December.
Railfuture is the UK's leading independent organisation campaigning for better rail services for passengers and freight. Railfuture is a voluntary group representing rail users, with 20,000 affiliated and individual members. It is not affiliated to or funded by train companies, political parties or trade unions, and uses one-member one-vote democracy.
Railfuture campaigns for cheap and convenient rail services for everyone; better links for buses, bikes and pedestrians; policies to get more heavy lorries on to rail; new lines, stations and freight terminals – a better rail service and a bigger rail system for both passengers and freight. Our volunteer members in branches and around 300 local rail user groups campaign to get stations and lines reopened, and services and facilities improved, for the benefit of the community, economy and environment.
Over the past 50 years we have played a major part in getting over 370 new and reopened stations and over 500 miles of route to join the network.
Apply to join our campaign today - click Join Now using your credit/debit card via PayPal.
Working with Railfuture
As well as organising the annual national conference for rail users and user groups, Railfuture works at local and national level with train operators and other stakeholders to secure a better railway. Railfuture makes awards to campaigners from its Fighting Fund to bring about improvements. Awards have been given, for example, for publicity initiatives and feasibility studies.
Join Us - Become a Member
If you would like to join our campaign for a rail future please go to the Join Us page to apply for membership. It is just £21 (concessions available) which provides four all-colour magazines a year plus more. If you have any questions or comments you can contact us at info at railfuture.org.uk. Together we can work towards a Railfuture!
The independent campaign for a better passenger and freight rail network
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