A NEW on-line service about rail services has been launched.
Journeycheck is a new internet information service from train operator TransPennine Express launched yesterday.
By clicking on the company's website, passengers can find out how TransPennine Express trains are running before setting out for the station.
TransPennine Express carries 30,000 passengers a day on 200 scheduled services.
Typically, there are up to 40 TransPennine Express trains travelling on the 500-mile network at any one time.
Journeycheck shows how the trains are running, the extent of any delays and reasons for any service changes.
It can be found by going to the website www.firstgroup.com and choosing TransPennine Express from the travel by train section.