Our friendly group is open to anyone who is interested in improving the village railway station.
Click here for the new train times – not much of a change this time.
Northern Rail kindly donated a free ticket for up to four people to travel anywhere on their trains for two days.
The winner was Chris Wrathnall
Well done Chris – and thank you everyone for participating.
Watch out for similar goodies at
Marmaladies on Nov 19 at their first Art exhibition
when Margaret Knight won it –
then there is the
Toy Fair at the Good Shepherd on December 6th
Thank you Pete and Northern Rail for you help and support to our Community Railway Station.
The valiant train users from Mytholmroyd faced frozen points and snow drifts during their recent journeys.
On behalf of Hebden Royd Town Council, volunteers from the station group have been out since dawn ascertaining whether there is any demand for a car park in the old goods yard at Mytholmroyd.
The hundreds of completed questionnaires have been sent to transport specialists Haste Partnership of York who will analyse and report to the Town Council in early January.
Commenting on the tight timescale, the project has to be completed by 5th January 2011, Richard Haste said “ideally we would have liked more than four and one half weeks to carry out this sort of study but we recognise the timing pressures on budget setting and will pull out all the stops to meet the deadline we’ve been set“.
In the meantime, Geoff Mitchell, Chairman of the Station Partnership, thanks everyone who has participated in this Survey for their sense of humour – especially when the ink froze in the pens due to the minus 9 degrees!
The following might be of interest to those who are predicting how generous the Treasury is going to be towards public transport over the coming years.