But she was spared any struggle, for when she reached the place, the ticket office
was blocked up by eager purchasers and the disappointed faces that turned away told Polly there was no hope for her.
Matthew encountered the stationmaster locking up the ticket office
preparatory to going home for supper, and asked him if the five-thirty train would soon be along.
This very neat and spacious edifice is erected on the site of the little wicket gate, which formerly, as all old pilgrims will recollect, stood directly across the highway, and, by its inconvenient narrowness, was a great obstruction to the traveller of liberal mind and expansive stomach The reader of John Bunyan will be glad to know that Christian's old friend Evangelist, who was accustomed to supply each pilgrim with a mystic roll, now presides at the ticket office
The opening of the ticket offices
come the same week JetBlue celebrates the one-year anniversary of its historic first commercial flight to Cuba on August 31, 2016.
Mick Cash, RMT general secretary, said: "These plans fly in the face of the response from the thousands of passengers who objected to the closure of ticket offices
The Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers union will ballot members over possible industrial action concerning the closure of ticket offices
in London, resulting in the loss of 750(http://www.
CLOSING ticket offices
at West Midland rail stations will turn them into "no-go" areas for some blind, partiallysighted and disabled people, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has been warned.
Three stations in the region will lose their ticket offices
entirely, to be replaced by machines, while opening hours will be cut at dozens of others.
TUC deputy general secretary Frances O'Grady said: "The Government vision of a rail industry with deserted stations, closed ticket offices
and trains with no staff is one that appeals to train operators seeking to cut costs and maximise profits - but train passengers are appalled.
THE government was accused of pressing ahead with plans to close hundreds of railway station ticket offices
even though ministers insist no final decision has been made.
The list, contained in the Government-comissioned McNulty Report, suggested one in four railway ticket offices
in England and Wales -including Redcar -could close, with the loss of more than 1,000 jobs.
Summary: One in four railway ticket offices
in England and Wales could close with the loss of more than 1,000 jobs.