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Last post by Steve Bray
in Re: Reading to Gatwick N...
on January 22, 2017, 09:12:38 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 ...
2020 Posts
185 Topics
Last post by stuving
in Re: Unhelpful Announceme...
on January 17, 2017, 09:34:54 AM
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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115 Topics
Last post by Surrey 455
in Re: TOCs' Performance
on January 16, 2017, 11:20:14 PM
No New Posts Fare's Fair
Discussion of tickets, options and pricing - a minefield that it's hard for the customer to understand
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Last post by ChrisB
in Re: XC make changing Adv...
on January 19, 2017, 04:04:08 PM
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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699 Topics
Last post by Thatcham Crossing
in Re: Flights - Cardiff to...
on January 20, 2017, 09:41:04 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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120 Topics
Last post by John R
in Re: Lack of seats / firs...
on December 18, 2016, 03:11:24 PM
No New Posts Across the West
General Topics - PLEASE CHECK to see if your topic would be better on one of the other boards first!
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Last post by Tim
in Re: Great Western franch...
on Today at 01:06:13 PM
No New Posts Diary - what's happening when?
Events on the railway - and that the railway may take you to - in the Great Western area.
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Last post by bobm
in Re: 7/2/17 talk at Falmo...
on January 16, 2017, 07:45:36 PM
No New Posts The Wider Picture
Not 'Trains in the Great Western area', but related rail, public and other transport issues which may be of interest
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Last post by Electric train
in Re: Train Operating Comp...
on January 22, 2017, 07:16:41 PM
No New Posts Looking forward - 2018 to 2045
Refranchise services in the South West and South Wales, infrastructure and other changes
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137 Topics
Last post by Adelante_CCT
in Re: Intercity Express Pr...
on Today at 11:14:20 AM
No New Posts Meet the Manager
This is where we host live chat sessions (or as close as we get) with key players.
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Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Paddington Meet The ...
on December 02, 2016, 05:42:13 PM
No New Posts Broadcast media about railways, and other means of transport
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Last post by Four Track, Now!
in Re: 'Flying Scotsman fro...
on January 02, 2017, 12:33:52 PM
No New Posts Other ways to travel: cycle routes, cycles, and how the railways deal with them
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Last post by grahame
in Re: Re-use of Welsh rail...
on January 03, 2017, 12:56:50 PM
No New Posts London to Reading
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No New Posts London to Didcot, Oxford and Banbury
London to Tilehurst and stations to Didcot, Oxford and Banbury
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in Re: Landslip near entran...
on August 17, 2016, 06:08:18 PM
No New Posts London to Swindon and Bristol
London to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Weston super Mare
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Bath Spa Station
on December 12, 2016, 05:56:24 PM
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in Re: Problems at St Fagan...
on November 08, 2016, 08:18:59 PM
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to and from Westbury, Taunton, Exeter, Newton Abbot, Totnes, Plymouth and Cornwall (Other operators services to Exeter and Plymouth - posts welcome)
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Man killed on railway li...
on Yesterday at 10:18:34 PM
No New Posts Thames Valley Branches
Ealing to Greenford, Slough to Windsor, Maidenhead to Marlow, Twyford to Henley and Reading to Basingstoke
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Last post by Electric train
in Furze Platt level crossi...
on January 20, 2017, 04:27:16 PM
No New Posts London to the Cotswolds
London to Moreton in Marsh, Evesham, Worcester, Malvern and Hereford
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Andrew Wilkins
on January 21, 2017, 11:25:53 PM
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Reading, Wokingham, Farnborough, Guildford, Dorking, Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick
692 Posts
111 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Fill in 3rd rail?
on December 23, 2016, 07:02:51 AM
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Swindon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, Westbury, Dilton Marsh, Warminster and Salisbury
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483 Topics
Last post by RichardB
in Re: Farewell to GWR's Vi...
on January 21, 2017, 03:43:28 AM
No New Posts Heart of Wessex
Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
1755 Posts
176 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Timetable Posters - ...
on January 21, 2017, 06:52:04 AM
No New Posts Portsmouth to Cardiff
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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299 Topics
Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Great Western train ...
on January 20, 2017, 11:21:40 PM
No New Posts Bristol Commuters
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Last post by patch38
in Re: Running early and no...
on Today at 12:50:32 PM
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Journeys from Swindon and West thereof to Oxford, Reading and other stations outside London
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23 Topics
Last post by bobm
in Re: Melksham to Oxford -...
on January 10, 2017, 10:14:47 AM
No New Posts Wales local journeys
First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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245 Topics
Last post by bignosemac
in Re: People tired of old ...
on Today at 12:30:45 PM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
From Exeter to Exmouth, Barnstaple, Torbay and Plymouth
3537 Posts
245 Topics
Last post by John R
in Re: Tarka Line tickets t...
on November 14, 2016, 08:08:20 PM
No New Posts Plymouth and Cornwall
Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
6362 Posts
462 Topics
Last post by ellendune
in Re: Moorswater trains
on January 14, 2017, 07:38:21 PM
No New Posts Swindon to Gloucester / Cheltenham
Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
1196 Posts
90 Topics
Last post by phile
in Re: Slight collision at ...
on January 16, 2017, 09:14:47 AM
No New Posts South West Trains services
Services operated by South West Trains, their stations, trains, etc.
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155 Topics
Last post by stuving
in Re: how are extra servic...
on January 14, 2017, 12:32:46 PM
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Trains and routes operated by Cross Country trains
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Last post by Tim
in Re: XC December 2017 tim...
on January 11, 2017, 04:28:28 PM
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Last post by SandTEngineer
in Re: Chiltern Evergreen 3...
on December 16, 2016, 07:44:01 PM
No New Posts Heathrow Express, Connect etc
Rail(ish) services to Heathrow Airport - Heathrow Express, Heathrow Connect, Piccadilly line and railair buses too
335 Posts
23 Topics
Last post by TaplowGreen
in Re: Heathrow Connect can...
on January 01, 2017, 04:19:50 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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Last post by grahame
in Re: Which? Campaign For ...
on January 18, 2017, 07:49:13 PM
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Last post by bignosemac
in Re: 10 year anniversary ...
on January 21, 2017, 03:44:32 PM
No New Posts The Lighter Side
Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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1258 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Welsh Stations
on Yesterday at 11:02:17 PM
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
705 Posts
144 Topics
Last post by bignosemac
in Re: Bridge in Taunton ne...
on December 24, 2016, 12:59:38 PM
No New Posts Preserved railway lines, Railtours 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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in Re: Walk the S&C
on January 21, 2017, 10:42:20 PM

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