Scotland’s rail boss Alex Hynes has said the old line linking Peterhead to Aberdeen should be re-opened as part of his “mission” for better public transport.
Complaints about the reliability of services and the shortage of seats on commuter services through Moray are to be taken to Scotland’s rail boss.
A public meeting with the managing director of ScotRail has been organised for residents of Laurencekirk who feel train services in their community have gone off track.
Network Rail have announced that buses will replace every single train between Aberdeen and Dundee on Sunday.
ScotRail's boss has said he is "very sorry" for the delays and disruption faced by north-east rail passengers over the past six months.
ScotRail boss Alex Hynes has admitted it could be two years before punctuality targets are met and, even then, there are no guarantees that trains will run on time.
ScotRail's under-fire boss has vowed to visit Aberdeen to address a rising tide of complaints, following another day of chaos for customers in the north-east.
ScotRail was last night accused of “patting itself on the back” after releasing a statement saying that punctuality had improved on Scotland’s railways.
ScotRail is preparing customers for a new fleet of trains by demonstrating their unique features in an online video.
The new multimillion pound fleet of “high-speed” trains running between Aberdeen and Edinburgh will not make journeys significantly quicker until at least next December.
Scotrail’s managing director has admitted the firm’s performance “could be better” in Moray.