Call by Richard Cleaver to increase the CrossCountry train service serving both Stamford and Oakham to two trains per hour
A rail campaigner is calling for the areas two MPs to lobby for an increase in train services serving both Stamford and Oakham.
Richard Cleaver, from Stamford, is calling on the town's MP Gareth Davies and Rutland MP Alicia Kearns to push for both Stamford and Oakham stations to get two trains per hour instead of the current one .
This is in light of passenger numbers using Stamford railway station increasing from just under 200,000 in 1997-1998 to 384,560 according to the most recent statistics for 2018-2019 published by the Office of Road and Rail.
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