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Travel News

As you are a railway pensioner you receive the Pensions Management’s newsletter 'Penfriend' twice a year. Contained in this newsletter are travel updates which might be of interest to you.

Please note that although they endeavour to keep you up to-date with travel changes and updates through the editions of 'Penfriend' they do sometimes get additional information throughout the year. If you have a specific journey in mind mid year, it may be wise for you to contact the Travel Section to see if there are any special offers.

The usual contact for information about travel restriction updates used to be ATOC. They have now changed their name to Rail Delivery Group

Their website is:

This is a dynamic website that lists changes as they occur. From there you should be able to find out all the information you require.

If you need to contact Pensions Management regarding any Pension Queries you can write to them at Customer Services Team, Pension Management, PO Box 300, Darlington, DL3 6YJ  Telephone 0800 2 343434. Hours of business Mon to Friday 0800 to 1700hrs.

One travel restriction that is permanent is, all Staff Travel of any grade on Grand Central Railways is not allowed.

Finally another web-site that might interest you is the Railway Employees Privilege Ticket Association (REPTA)the website for further information is:-