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Finally some good news for rail commuters

Crispin Blunt MP is delighted that the Rail Minister has responded to local rail users’ prolonged campaign for fairer fares, with a series of ticketing measures announced today.

CRISPIN BLUNT SUPPORTS PETITION BY REIGATE AND REDHILL RAIL USERS DEMANDING IMPROVEMENTS TO PROPOSED 2018 TIMETABLE

Crispin Blunt has today dispatched a petition, co-ordinated by the Reigate, Redhill and Reigate District Rail Users Association (RRDRUA) and signed by 2,215 local rail users, to Rt Hon Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Transport and Charles Horton, CEO of Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), demanding improvements to proposed timetable changes to Redhill services in 2018.

London Green Belt APPG

If you look at a map of the London Metropolitan Green Belt (LMGB), you will see that the constituency of Reigate marks its northerly edge where it borders Croydon, Sutton and Epsom and Ewell and its southerly edge where it borders Horley and Crawley.

Parliamentary group for London's Green Belt launched

As the threat from development of the London Metropolitan Green Belt continues to increase, a new All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for London’s Green Belt was launched in Parliament yesterday.