Tag Archives: East Midlands Trains

New booth makes it easier for Lincoln students to collect train tickets

The new booth can be found near the reception of the Students' Union from tomorrow. Photo: Liam O'Dell

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union will be installing a train ticket booth in its reception tomorrow.

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East Midlands Trains invest until 2018

East Midlands old train

Local train operator East Midlands Trains is beginning a £13million investment programme this week after their operating contract was extended until March 2018.

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More frequent and faster trains to Newark and Nottingham

East Midlands old train

A long awaited upgrade to the service between Lincoln and Nottingham via Newark has been announced.

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Lincoln MP: rail improvements ‘might be announced imminently’

National Rail sign outside Lincoln station

“Positive news might be announced imminently” with regards to “improvements to the Castle service between Lincoln and Nottingham via Newark”, Lincoln MP Karl McCartney claims.

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Lincolnshire train company disputes low satisfaction figures

One of East Midlands Trains' trains. Photo: Firing up the quattro (via Flickr)

A survey of train passengers published this week revealed that East Midlands Trains, the rail company that operates trains throughout Lincolnshire, has passenger satisfaction rates of just 50 percent.

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East Midlands trains, the Bain of our lives…

Imagine, it’s a cold late October morning. You’re already in a bad mood because you know that the minute you step out the door, returning after a weekend away from uni, everything stops being free.

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