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APPENDIX "A"

INTRODUCTION OF DIESEL SERVICES

Statement showing number of tickets issued local to the
sections and receipts.
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1955 - A.S.L.E.& F. strike 29th May-14th June (inclusive).

    Tickets issued   Receipts.
    Mnth of Nov.  Cumulative.   Mnth of Nov.  Cumulative  
    No. No.   £ £  
WEST CUMBERLAND AREA              
Whole Scheme (Introduced 7.2.55.)
   1956 (Diesel)   41,642 490,912   6,533 79,995 *
   1955 (Diesel)   38,116 493,711   5,838 72,399 *
   1954 (Steam)           3,754 45,951  
      1956/1955   3,526 -2,799   695 7,596  
    9% -.6%   12% 10%  
      1956/1954         2,779 34,044  
          74% 74%  
   Diesel Excursions 1956.     -   1,651  
        * Cumulative as from 1st Feb.  
               
WATFORD - ST.ALBANS   (Introduced 25th July 1955)
   1956.   18,622 82,363 849 3,742 x
   1955.   16,892 69,139 744 3,121 x
    + 1,730 + 13,224   + 105 + 621  
    10.24% 19.13%   14.11% 19.90%  
              x Cumulative figures from 1st Aug.1956 compared with 1955.
               
BURY - BACUP   (Introduced 6th February 1956)
   1956.   49,429 510,085   1,832 19,804  
   1955.   22,492 205,280   760 7,152  
    +26,937 +304,805   +1,072 + 12,652  
    119.76% 148.48%   141.05% 176.90%  
   Diesel Excursions 1956.    
               
BIRMINGHAM - LICHFIELD   (Introduced 5th March 1956)
   1956   75,354 731,971   5,328 50,047  
   1955   32,812 268,624   2,006 17,497  
    +42,542 +463,347   +3,322 +32,550  
    129.65% 172.49%   165.60% 186.03%  
   Diesel Excursions 1956.     407 1,394  
               
NORTH WALES AREA              
 Blaenau Ffestiniog - Llandudno (Introduced 5th March 1956)
   1956   10,78 164,043   1,053 21,418  
   1955   9,938 119,528   937 14,614  
    +842 +44,515   + 116 + 6,804  
    8.47% 37.24%   12.38% 46.56%  
               
 Bangor-Amlwch   (Introduced 28th May 1956)  
   1956.   3,746 29,443   460 3,974  
   1955   3,700 24,005   400 3,344  
    +46 + 5,438   +60 + 630  
    1.24% 22.65%   15.00% 18.84%  
   Diesel Excursions 1956.     785  
               
BANBURY - BUCKINGHAM   (Introduced 13th August 1956)  
   1956   1,755 7,625   162 753  
   1955   492 1,590   40 143  
    +1,263 +6,035   + 122 + 610  
    256.71% 379.56%   305.00% 426.57%  
               
MANCHESTER - BUXTON / MACCLESFIELD   (Introduced 8th October 1956)  
   1956   131,422 266,760   13,877 28,519  
   1955   96,647 194,414   10,597 21,728  
    + 34,775 +72,346   +3,280 +6,791  
    35.98% 37.21%   30.95% 31.25%  

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