Christopher Whiteside MBE is Conservative County Councillor for the Egremont North and St Bees Division of Cumbria County Council. The division includes St Bees, Bigrigg, Wood End, Moor Row, part of the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven, and surrounding countryside.
He is also deputy chair (political and campaigning) of the North-West region of the voluntary wing of the Conservative party.
Chris lives and works in Copeland with his wife and family.
Monday, June 28, 2021
Flexible season tickets available from today
Passengers can start using the new flexible season tickets from today. This will save many rail passengers hundreds of pounds by giving them greater freedom and choice in how they travel.
As the government kickstart the biggest reforms to our railways in a generation, this is one of the plans to deliver the reliable, rapid and affordable services commuters deserve.
So the new flexible season tickets have been launched which allow passengers to travel on any eight days in a 28-day period, and there is also a new season ticket calculator’ to help people get the deal that best suits their needs, helping them save hundreds of pounds.
The Conservatives plan for rail puts passengers first – giving them greater freedom and choice in how they travel.