History of RAGES - 2017

Date Event Further information
1 January 2017 Barrie Forrest, our vice chairman, received the BEM in the New Year's honours list for services to the community of Reston and Auchencrow Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
8 February 2017 RAGES meets the Minister for Transport Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
20 February 2017 North Berwick service gets 6-car train sets Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
13 March 2017 Minister responds to questions raised at the February meeting Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
April 2017 RAGES writes to Virgin Trains East Coast re fares at Dunbar Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
May 2017 RAGES again writes to CrossCountry Report in The Rages Rag issue 68
     
May 2017 Virgin Trains East Coast reduce fares at Dunbar  
     
22 June 2017 RAGES meets the Minister for Transport Report in The Rages Rag issue 69
     
21 July 2017 Minister replies to RAGES Report in The Rages Rag issue 69
     
August 2017 Network Rail announce plans to provide a north-bound platform at Dunbar Report in The Rages Rag issue 69
     
16 August 2017 New Virgin Trains Azuma train comes to Dunbar on a test run Report in The Rages Rag issue 69
     
20 September 2017 RAGES held their 18th Annual General Meeting  
     
28 September 2017 Members are encouraged to write to the Minister for Transport about the stations' delay  
     
13 October 2017 It is announced that there is a funding gap which might further delay the stations and members are again encouraged to write to the Minister  
     
21 November 2017 RAGES meets ScotRail's Managing Director Report in the next issue of The Rages Rag