New South West Trains services for Somerset get the green light
The rail regulator has approved the plans of South West Trains that will transform rail services in Somerset. Changes will result in extra services and new links to London for many communities across the region.
The new services will provide:
Tim Shoveller, Managing Director of South West Trains, said: “We are delighted that these plans have been approved and we will now be able to press ahead with major improvements on the West of England line from December.
“Good transport links to our capital city, play a crucial role in helping to keep the local economy growing, and we are certain that our customers will enjoy using these new services.”
The new services will be available from Monday 14th December.
(From South West Trains August 25th 2015: