Judges visited every station entered, rating them on how well they are run, including safety, facilities and customer-friendliness.
Buses are replacing trains, but passengers are being advised to delay their journeys if they can.
The industry rises to challenges such as those thrown up by the Covid-19 pandemic where operators have 'kept the country fed', he said.
Workers make swift response after complaints from cyclists.
Rail industry leaders are seeking your views over the next six weeks.
The idea has been put on the agenda for a borough council meeting later this week.
The service has been backed by civic lead
The route is intended to become part of the A10 and enable the development of thousands of new homes in the area.
But officials say there is still a strong economic case for the project, despite the impact of coronavirus on passenger numbers.
A programme of testing and staff training is now set to take place before longer trains come into service later this year.
Commuters will be able to set sail again after the bank holiday weekend.