RAIL firms are introducing a new standard for train punctuality — and claim it will be the most transparent in Europe.
Arrival times are to be recorded to the exact minute rather than the existing measure of arriving within five or 10 minutes of the timetable.
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There are also plans to note times at every station on a train’s journey.
It is currently recorded only at the final stop.
Paul Plummer, chief executive of the…