Episode 12

Christmas chaos, cuts and Rishi’s Acts of Railway Cruelty

Episode Overview

The first of our new magazine-style episodes, where we focus on the big topical issues and what’s been happening on and around the railway over the festive period.

Here’s what we delve into this time…

  • The great Christmas getaway on the roads
  • Rail disruption over the Christmas break
  • Richard’s Monsal Trail video and an interesting fact about Dr Beeching
  • Peter Townend tribute video success
  • Storm damage and HSTs
  • More cuts coming for TOC budgets
  • New Year Honours
  • Predicting what ‘rail hating Rishi’ might be cooking up this year, and…
  • A new feature – our weekly quiz with the chance to get a namecheck on the next show (but you’ll have to listen to the end to find out how).