Passengers face fight to get paid when flights are delayed

Airlines are denying or delaying passenger compensation claims only to be told to cough up in more than half of cases that customers take to the regulator, new Which? analysis reveals. Which? analysis of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) data has found that in more than half (53%) of cases it was passengers, not airlines, who … Read more

Rugby fans advised to set off early to avoid delays

Rugby league spectators travelling to tomorrow night’s game between St Helens vs Wigan Warriors by car are advised to set off early to avoid delays. Two way traffic signals are still in place in Peasley Cross Lane, which is just outside the Totally Wicked Stadium, as essential gas repair works continue. To find out about … Read more

Drivers warned of delays on busy route near Ormskirk

Lancashire County Council is asking drivers to leave more time for their journeys due to work starting soon on the A59 between Ormskirk and Burscough. Contractors for housing developer Taylor Wimpey will begin work on improvements to roads and sewers on High Lane for 12 weeks from Tuesday 30 May. The work has been agreed … Read more

Which? reveals majority of rail passengers face delays, overcrowding and dirty trains

The majority of rail passengers are experiencing delayed, dirty or overcrowded train journeys, according to new research by consumer champion Which? The scale and breadth of issues that rail passengers face has been laid bare in a recent survey by the consumer champion, which is now calling on the next Government to ensure all passengers … Read more

Delays expected on the A580 East Lancashire Road and A570 Rainford Bypass junction tomorrow evening

Motorists are advised to avoid the A580 East Lancashire Road and A570 Rainford Bypass junction on Thursday evening, as engineers carry out a full survey of the carriageway. Traffic Management will be in place overnight during the hours of 10pm on Thursday 26 January until 6am on Friday 27 January 2017. Delays should be expected … Read more