First Great Western are to convert buffet carriages for commuters to try and reduce overcrowding on their services before the Olympic games. The company is spending £29 million pounds of emergency funds to convert 50 wagons into commuter coaches.
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A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.
Rain turning more patchy this afternoon but more persistent along the coast. Feeling cold in the brisk north-easterly wind.