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cross-country

a long race held over open ground

cross-country

A flight with more than one predetermined destination but without landing at any of these except the last one.
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CrossCountry have issued a revised timetable and warned trains will not be stopping at all stations or may be replaced by buses.
In the event these all take place we would advise you to travel as early as possible, as some services will finish earlier than normal and some stations will have no CrossCountry services.
The company, which specialises in providing Wi-Fi and entertainment services on trains around the world, has signed a new contract with CrossCountry to provide its digital train technology to keep the operator's passengers connected on their journeys.
Ian Hyde, Head of Fleet & Engineering at CrossCountry, said, This new contract to continue operating CrossCountry for a further three years is great news for our customers and staff.
They admit there is "never a good time" to close a railway line but stress that benefits from the PS76m upgrade will ultimately improve reliability and punctuality of trains, providing Chiltern Railways passengers with a better railway between Birmingham and London and CrossCountry passengers with a better railway through the area.
The event will once again showcase some of the country's finest crosscountry runners across varying age groups as part of the McCain's crosscountry series.
As the festival's official rail partner, CrossCountry was granted exclusive access to the young star and wanted to surprise its customers with a journey they would never forget.
As well as issuing a apology, CrossCountry should also organise an all-expenses paid day out for these children - first class, of course.
RMT general secretary Bob Crow said: "As a result of the total collapse of industrial relations across a whole raft of matters, we are in dispute with CrossCountry and the union has had no option but to ballot members for action and with a mandate secured we are pushing on with a 24-hour strike.
In the afternoon, round three of the North Wales senior crosscountry league takes place at the same venue (races from 2pm).
Philip Hobbs, trainer of Balthazar King "He has form around the crosscountry track and we were very pleased with his reappearance win at Cheltenham.
Dubbing British rail users, 'a nation of pocket patting train travellers', a new survey conducted by CrossCountry Trains, a UK based search engine for cheap train tickets, has reported that large numbers of rail travellers are still wasting man hours while patting their pockets to ensure that they are carrying their tickets during the journey.