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Last post by Red Squirrel
in Re: Why I travel by trai...
on April 14, 2015, 01:15:46 PM
No New Posts Who's who on Western railways
It's often hard to find who's responsible for what, who's helpful and not ...
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166 Topics
Last post by TaplowGreen
in Re: Meet the Manager ses...
on April 21, 2015, 05:53:53 PM
No New Posts Smoke and Mirrors
Tired of being passed from one person to the next and next, and back to the start?
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in FGW Customer Panel
on April 17, 2015, 05:33:55 AM
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Discussion of tickets, options and pricing - a minefield that it's hard for the customer to understand
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in Re: Overpriced Advance F...
on Today at 08:08:33 AM
No New Posts Buses and other ways to travel
There may be other options than a train. Bus, plane, ferry, car, taxi posts welcome! And mixed mode too!
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Last post by trainer
in Re: By train and ferry v...
on April 26, 2015, 10:50:48 PM
No New Posts Your rights and redress
What to do if things go wrong - the connection misses or the train's too full.
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Last post by paul7755
in Re: Hello! And an intere...
on April 25, 2015, 10:43:47 AM
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General Topics - PLEASE CHECK to see if your topic would be better on one of the other boards first!
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in Re: Thames Valley signal...
on Yesterday at 08:18:38 PM
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Events on the railway - and that the railway may take you to - in the Great Western area.
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in Re: Slow Train Across Af...
on April 17, 2015, 10:08:50 PM
No New Posts The Wider Picture
Not "Trains in the West", but related subjects
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Last post by Visoflex
in Re: Rail signal upgrade ...
on Today at 09:08:12 AM
No New Posts Looking forward - 2015 to 2045
Refranchise services in the South West and South Wales, infrastructure and other changes
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in Re: Franchise Announceme...
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in Re: Taplow Station Footb...
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in Re: Lineside Fires at Wo...
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in Re: 1B46 14 45 Paddingto...
on April 16, 2015, 02:05:59 AM
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Last post by bobm
in Re: Taunton station losi...
on April 18, 2015, 09:42:17 AM
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Marlow branch line -...
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in Re: Cotswold Line 90% fa...
on Yesterday at 09:46:44 AM
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To Bicester, Banbury, and stations to Worcester
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Railfuture Thames Va...
on March 24, 2015, 11:20:44 PM
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in An extra Gatwick train p...
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in Re: Reading Green Park
on March 29, 2015, 05:19:16 PM
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Last post by Timmer
in 'Frightening' rail journ...
on April 12, 2015, 08:33:50 PM
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Including Brighton services, and Southampton, Salisbury and Trowbridge to Bath and Bristol. Also other TOC services from Portsmouth / Southampton to Salisbury
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Last post by Four Track, Now!
in Re: Park and ride tram i...
on March 19, 2015, 04:48:07 PM
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Last post by Ivor Dewdney
in Re: Bristol Temple Meads...
on Yesterday at 06:25:54 PM
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Last post by didcotdean
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on November 29, 2014, 02:07:19 PM
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First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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Last post by bignosemac
in Re: ATW 158 train hits t...
on March 30, 2015, 11:56:20 AM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
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Last post by Palfers
in Re: Delays to services b...
on January 31, 2015, 10:12:01 PM
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Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
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Last post by alexross42
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on Today at 10:14:17 AM
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Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: Car parking at Kembl...
on March 31, 2015, 01:12:24 PM
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Last post by johoare
in Re: Major disruption
on Today at 07:24:33 AM
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in Re: CrossCountry on-boar...
on March 06, 2015, 10:04:32 AM
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Last post by Cynthia
in Re: Barrister Peter Barn...
on April 12, 2015, 03:53:56 PM
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Rail(ish) services to Heathrow Airport - Heathrow Express, Heathrow Connect, Piccadilly line and railair buses too
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Heathrow Express: Mu...
on February 11, 2015, 08:11:17 PM
No New Posts Campaigns for new and improved services
A place to post about other campaigns for improved services and link to their web sites
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on Yesterday at 09:13:18 AM
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in Re: Into the future ...
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Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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Last post by grahame
in Re: Warning - Pedant ale...
on Yesterday at 07:22:28 AM
No New Posts The West - but NOT the West's trains
An area where you can post about people and places in the West which are not train related
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144 Topics
Last post by bobm
in Re: Branding - what tick...
on February 11, 2015, 11:10:23 PM
No New Posts Preserved railway lines and other rail based attractions
Railways lines and rail attractions, largely separate from the national network. Covers those saved from closure, reinstated or specially built.
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