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Silverdale Train Service

Silverdale is lucky to have a train service. Unfortunately at times the service has been very unreliable. Strikes have been a regular feature. Cancellations due to staff shortages and a multitude of other excuses are common. And then timetable changes in June 2018 resulted in chaos. Trying to find out how bad things really were I found the official statistics to be of little help as they are often based on revised timetables, introduced at short notice, with a reduced service. I therefore decided to start collecting my own records so that a real picture could be obtained of how the service is performing. These pages are the result.

Recent Train Performance


Tue 04
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
3.332
2 min avg wait

Wed 05
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
3.332
2 min avg wait

Thu 06
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Fri 07
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Sat 08
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
13.328
8 min avg wait

Sun 09
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
25 of 25 ran
8.33
5 min avg wait

Mon 10
Jun 2019

(1 days)
2.63157894737
37 of 38 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Tue 11
Jun 2019

(1 days)
2.63157894737
37 of 38 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Wed 12
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
1.666
1 min avg wait

Thu 13
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
3.332
2 min avg wait

Fri 14
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
3.332
2 min avg wait

Sat 15
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
38 of 38 ran
11.662
7 min avg wait

Sun 16
Jun 2019

(1 days)
0
25 of 25 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Mon 17
Jun 2019

(1 days)
2.63157894737
37 of 38 ran
8.33
5 min avg wait

Click a date to drill down. Click here to display performance by week.

In the 'signals' the top pie chart show the number of trains that actually arrived at Silverdale, out of the number that were 'timetabled' to arrive. The lower pie chart shows the average wait for a timetabled train, i.e. the average time from when a train was timetabled to arrive to when the first train in the same direction actually arrived. Each wait is limited to 2 hours maximum. Note that the main published timetables are used (normally updated twice a year) and not the temporary (reduced) timetables introduced by Northern Rail all too frequently.

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