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Govia Thameslink Railway extends Great Northern’s smartcard to Meldreth, Shepreth and Foxton

Press Release   •   Dec 16, 2015 11:48 GMT

  • 22% of all UK passengers
  • 6,500 employees
  • £1.3bn annual revenue
  • £237m passenger journeys
  • £50m investment to enhance all 239 stations
  • 50% increase in capacity
  • 1,398 new train carriages
  • 10,000 additional morning peak seats into London
  • Free Wi-Fi at 104 stations
  • 20,000 days of customer service training for frontline employees
  • £1m per year for local communities to spend on improvements at stations

The GTR investment programme for stations includes funding for more CCTV, toilet refurbishments, new retail facilities, help points and car park improvements – as well as plans for increased motorcycle storage and improved transport integration.

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