Improving Local Transport

One of the first issues brought to my attention when I arrived in Brentwood and Ongar was the lack of a lift at Brentwood Station from the Shenfield bound Platform 4 to the ticket office. I am working with the Department for Transport, Brentwood Access Group, Transport for London and Network Rail to ensure the problems faced by less mobile passengers are addressed.  


C2C Consult on West Horndon Ticket Office Hours

C2C, the rail company serving West Horndon passengers have been in touch to say they are holding a consultation about the station's ticket office opening hours. Details of how to make your views known are below and the consultation closes on 14th October.

Alex Welcomes Measures to Improve Train Punctuality in Brentwood and Ongar

Brentwood and Ongar Member of Parliament, Alex Burghart, has joined Conservative Transport Secretary Grant Shapps in welcoming changes to the way that train delays are recorded, benefiting consumers by making it easier to hold train companies serving passengers travelling from Ingatestone, Shenfi

Hot Weather Travel News from Network Rail

With record temperatures in London predicted today, Network Rail is advising passengers to expect significant disruption on services to and from London Liverpool Street.