History of RAGES - 2000

Date Event Further information
February 2000 East Lothian Rail Study published Report in The Rages Rag issue 5
February 2000 GNER's 2020 vision Report in The Rages Rag issue 5
10 May 2000 RAGES first AGM Report in The Rages Rag issue 6
29 May 2000 Extra services at 16:00 and 23:00 from Edinburgh to Dunbar start
June 2000 Virgin's 2020 vision Report in The Rages Rag issue 6
June 2000 North Berwick goes to a half-hourly service on Saturdays and hourly on Sundays
June 2000 RAGES meets with ScotRail MD to discuss poor North Berwick service Report in The Rages Rag issue 6
22 August 2000 RAGES Reston representative interviewed on Border TV about the poor rail links in the Borders area Report in The Rages Rag issue 7
October 2000 The Rages Rag attacks ScotRail on its North Berwick service Report in The Rages Rag issue 7
24 October 2000 Scottish Borders Council agrees to include Reston station in their Local Transport Strategy Document
27 October 2000 RAGES meets with Berwickshire MSP to discuss the status of Reston station Report in The Rages Rag issue 7
December 2000 Grant received from Awards for All to help with display facilities and cost of hiring halls and speakers This will allow us to go round the counties with our aims to gain support