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APPENDIX "A"

INTRODUCTION OF DIESEL SERVICES

Statement showing number of tickets issued local to
the sections and receipts


    Tickets issued   Receipts
    July 1957.  Cumulative.   July 1957.  Cumulative  
    No. No.   £ £  
WEST CUMBERLAND AREA              
Whole Scheme (Introduced 7.2.55.)
   1957 (Diesel)   102,965 970,807   14,311 155,263  
   1956 (Diesel)   60,703 848,517   10,141 129,021  
    + 42,262 + 122,290   + 4,170 + 26,242  
    + 70% + 14%   + 41% + 20%  
   Diesel excursions from commencement of scheme   4,193  
               
WATFORD - ST.ALBANS   (Introduced 25.7.55)
   1957 (Diesel)   22,711 271,811   1,034 12,596  
   1956 (Diesel)   19,211 218,348   824 9,783  
    + 3,500 + 53,463   + 210 + 2,813  
    +18% +24%   +25% +29%  
               
BURY - BACUP   (Introduced 6.2.56)
   1957 (Diesel)   61,132 339,527   2,445 13,587  
   1956 (Diesel)   45,403 310,044   1,745 11,868  
    + 15,729 + 29,483   + 700 + 1,719  
    + 35% + 10%   + 40% + 14%  
   Diesel excursions included in Manchester Area.    
               
BIRMINGHAM - LICHFIELD   (Introduced 5.3.56.)
   1957 (Diesel)   119,078 507,596   8,059 35,738  
   1956 (Diesel)   77,268 423,343   5,410 28,189  
    + 41,810 + 8,253   + 2,649 + 7,549  
    + 54% + 20%   + 49% +27%  
   Diesel excursions from commencement of scheme   3,755  
               
NORTH WALES AREA (Introduced 28.5.56)
   1957 (Diesel)   47,138 117,558   5,653 13,864  
   1956 (Diesel)   30,795 103,491   4,342 12,721  
    + 16,343 + 14,067   + 1,311 + 1,143  
    + 53% + 14%   + 30% + 9%  
   Diesel excursions from commencement of scheme 785  
               
BUCKINGHAM - BANBURY  (Introduced 13.8.56)  
   1957 (Diesel)   3,297 27,666   328 2,801  
   1956 (Steam)   725 5,960   87 622  
    + 2,572 +21,706   + 241 + 2,179  
    + 355% +364%   + 277% + 350%  
               
MANCHESTER AREA              
Manchester, Buxton/Macclesfield (Introduced 8.10.56.)  
   1957 (Diesel)   179,969 1,503,657   17,357 159,965  
   1956 (Steam)   95,694 1,000,267   10,125 106,621  
    + 84,275 + 503,360   + 7,232 + 53,344  
    + 88% + 50%   + 71% + 50%  
               
Manchester, Hayfield/macclesfield (C). (Introduced 17.6.57)
   1957 (Diesel)   120,556 220,318   8,838 16,802  
   1956 (Steam)   76,432 157,413   6,197 12,682  
    + 44,124 + 62,905   + 2,641 + 4,120  
    + 58% + 40%   + 43% + 32%  
   Diesel excursions from commencement of scheme  - 6,824  

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