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in Re: Childhood travel mem...
on June 19, 2017, 07:38:19 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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Last post by SandTEngineer
in Re: Women in Community R...
on Yesterday at 10:48:29 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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Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Southern accused of ...
on May 11, 2017, 07:57:27 AM
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 Surrey 455
in Re: TVM Issues today (22...
on Yesterday at 12:16:59 AM
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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 grahame
in Re: Electronic Departure...
on June 18, 2017, 05:33:43 AM
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 Surrey 455
in Re: Compensation Conundr...
on June 19, 2017, 11:29:50 PM
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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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Last post by 4064ReadingAbbey
in Re: Firebreaks in public...
on Today at 12:32:38 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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252 Topics
Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Melksham Rail User G...
on June 19, 2017, 08:44:17 AM
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 onthecushions
in Re: Luton Airport Rail L...
on Yesterday at 10:59:57 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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Last post by SandTEngineer
in Re: Network Rail upgrade...
on June 21, 2017, 08:02:43 PM
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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on June 03, 2017, 09:58:38 AM
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No New Posts London to Reading
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in MOVED: Delays due to swa...
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London to Tilehurst and stations to Didcot, Oxford and Banbury
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in Re: Oxford Station - imp...
on June 19, 2017, 09:57:15 AM
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London to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Weston super Mare
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on June 21, 2017, 12:06:15 PM
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in Re: Wales v England 11th...
on March 15, 2017, 05:45:00 PM
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in Re: Something Strange in...
on Yesterday at 03:56:07 PM
No New Posts Thames Valley Branches
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on May 12, 2017, 07:47:19 AM
No New Posts London to the Cotswolds
London to Moreton in Marsh, Evesham, Worcester, Malvern and Hereford
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in Re: Are GWR experimentin...
on June 12, 2017, 07:13:33 PM
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Last post by onthecushions
in Re: Annoying noise on 16...
on March 16, 2017, 10:19:47 PM
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Swindon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, Westbury, Dilton Marsh, Warminster and Salisbury
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in Re: Cancellations 24/6
on Today at 09:46:39 AM
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Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
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180 Topics
Last post by Western Pathfinder
in Re: Saturday HST to Weym...
on June 04, 2017, 07:28:24 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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in Re: Warminster - first S...
on May 25, 2017, 10:56:05 PM
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Last post by trainer
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on June 23, 2017, 11:25:16 PM
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Journeys from Swindon and West thereof to Oxford, Reading and other stations outside London
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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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Last post by John R
in Re: New Stations in Wale...
on April 30, 2017, 11:33:05 AM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
From Exeter to Exmouth, Barnstaple, Torbay and Plymouth
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Last post by johnneyw
in Re: Study into new Plymp...
on June 23, 2017, 06:13:52 PM
No New Posts Plymouth and Cornwall
Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
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Last post by Andy
in Re: Saltash Station and ...
on June 21, 2017, 10:14:05 AM
No New Posts Swindon to Gloucester / Cheltenham
Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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92 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Cancellations Golden...
on June 17, 2017, 10:26:55 PM
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on June 23, 2017, 05:28:03 PM
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Trains and routes operated by Cross Country trains
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on May 26, 2017, 10:26:22 PM
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Last post by John R
in Re: One million passenge...
on June 15, 2017, 12:06:21 PM
No New Posts Heathrow Express, Connect etc
Rail(ish) services to Heathrow Airport - Heathrow Express, Heathrow Connect, Piccadilly line and railair buses too
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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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in Re: Which are the easier...
on June 14, 2017, 04:41:58 AM
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Last post by grahame
in Re: DNS update - you may...
on April 05, 2017, 01:58:17 PM
No New Posts The Lighter Side
Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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Last post by InTheSidings
in Re: Advent Quiz 2015
on Yesterday at 05:05:45 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
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148 Topics
Last post by RichardB
in Re: Holiday Home at Torr...
on June 14, 2017, 10:37:39 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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