Drayton Park Ticket office Closure

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-02-25
Session date: 
February 25, 2009
Reference: 
2009/0519
Question By: 
Jennette Arnold OBE
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

First capital connect is proposing to close the ticket office at Drayton park station. I support the anger expressed by my constituents about the removal of this valuable service and the lack of concern about their safety. Will you meet with First Capital Connect to express our concerns about the closure?

Answer

Answer for Drayton Park Ticket office Closure

Answer for Drayton Park Ticket office Closure

Answered By: 
The Mayor

As you are aware, I am not responsible for the staffing of National Rail stations, but would urge First Capital Connect to maintain staffing hours at their stations.

I would be happy to ask my officers to arrange a meeting with them to express my concern at the closure.