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Please introduce yourself here, and chat through related subjects not covered elsewhere
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Last post by grahame
in Re: Hello all
on May 22, 2016, 02:41:35 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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181 Topics
Last post by grahame
in House and railway for sa...
on May 21, 2016, 09:06:08 PM
No New Posts Smoke and Mirrors
Tired of being passed from one person to the next and next, and back to the start?
1159 Posts
110 Topics
Last post by phile
in Re: JourneyCheck ... rea...
on February 29, 2016, 07:57:22 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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1293 Topics
Last post by WSW Frome
in Re: SailRail to Ireland ...
on Today at 05:17:41 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!
6075 Posts
684 Topics
Last post by Zo
in Re: Bus bill in Queen's ...
on Today at 03:24:47 PM
No New Posts Your rights and redress
What to do if things go wrong - the connection misses or the train's too full.
1153 Posts
112 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: APCOA - PCN
on April 13, 2016, 12:38:55 AM
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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1479 Topics
Last post by Richard Fairhurst
in Re: Bicycles on trains -...
on Today at 06:16:00 PM
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Events on the railway - and that the railway may take you to - in the Great Western area.
1156 Posts
223 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Seaside Walk Week finale...
on May 15, 2016, 12:43:43 AM
No New Posts The Wider Picture
Not "Trains in the West", but related subjects
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1458 Topics
Last post by Tim
in Re: Rails for Reykjavik ...
on Yesterday at 09:17:44 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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124 Topics
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in Re: More trains for Tran...
on Today at 09:47:48 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 John R
in Re: THANK YOU, Ben ...
on October 04, 2015, 10:27:52 AM
No New Posts London to Reading
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Last post by Oxman
in Re: Fire on train near T...
on May 20, 2016, 11:51:42 AM
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120 Topics
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in Re: Glastonbury to move ...
on May 17, 2016, 10:52:40 AM
No New Posts London to Didcot and Oxford
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Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: Oxford Station - imp...
on May 17, 2016, 05:11:48 AM
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London to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Weston super Mare
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Last post by Surrey 455
in Re: Paddington StationÃ...
on April 22, 2016, 11:33:18 PM
No New Posts London to South Wales
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165 Topics
Last post by tomL
in Re: Headscratcher!
on May 19, 2016, 06:33:31 PM
No New Posts London to the West
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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365 Topics
Last post by bignosemac
in Re: New trains for the S...
on April 14, 2016, 12:54:01 PM
No New Posts Thames Valley Branches
Ealing to Greenford, Slough to Windsor, Maidenhead to Marlow and Twyford to Henley
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58 Topics
Last post by rower40
in Re: Windsor Branch obser...
on March 18, 2016, 08:01:37 PM
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Last post by BerkshireBugsy
in Re: What a wonderful tra...
on Today at 11:02:19 AM
No New Posts Thames Valley via Oxford
To Bicester, Banbury, and stations to Worcester
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63 Topics
Last post by ellendune
in Re: Banbury resignalling...
on December 12, 2015, 12:33:51 PM
No New Posts North Downs Line
Reading, Wokingham, Farnborough, Guildford, Dorking, Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick
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in Re: Fill in 3rd rail?
on Today at 06:25:13 PM
No New Posts Reading to Basingstoke
Reading, Reading West, Mortimer, Bramley and Basingstoke
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44 Topics
Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: Freight Train Failur...
on June 02, 2015, 03:01:16 PM
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Swindon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, Westbury, Dilton Marsh, Warminster and Salisbury
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461 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: 13:19 Swindon to Wes...
on Today at 02:18:37 PM
No New Posts Heart of Wessex
Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
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173 Topics
Last post by Andrew1939 from West Oxon
in Re: Squashed
on Yesterday at 05:05:07 PM
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
2290 Posts
291 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Dave Walden
on May 19, 2016, 04:08:26 PM
No New Posts Bristol Commuters
From Trowbridge and Bath, from Weston and beyond, from South Wales, Cheltenham and Severn Beach into Bristol
5710 Posts
526 Topics
Last post by Red Squirrel
in Re: MetroBust
on May 20, 2016, 05:18:41 PM
No New Posts To Oxford, Didcot and Reading from West
Journeys from Swindon and West thereof to Oxford, Reading and other stations outside London
311 Posts
21 Topics
Last post by Tim
in Re: To Heathrow from the...
on May 16, 2016, 09:42:36 AM
No New Posts Wales local journeys
First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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239 Topics
Last post by readytostart
in Re: Haverfordwest Bridge...
on March 31, 2016, 07:52:13 AM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
From Exeter to Exmouth, Barnstaple, Torbay and Plymouth
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238 Topics
Last post by bobm
in Re: Avocet Line - Exeter...
on May 16, 2016, 10:17:29 PM
No New Posts Plymouth and Cornwall
Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
6102 Posts
446 Topics
Last post by Surrey 455
in Re: Coombe Junction - pa...
on May 17, 2016, 08:35:33 PM
No New Posts Swindon to Gloucester / Cheltenham
Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
1160 Posts
83 Topics
Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: Car parking at Kembl...
on May 09, 2016, 02:47:31 PM
No New Posts South West Trains services
Services operated by South West Trains, their stations, trains, etc.
1268 Posts
140 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Rail investment from...
on May 15, 2016, 11:18:34 PM
No New Posts Cross Country services
Trains and routes operated by Cross Country trains
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87 Topics
Last post by stuving
in Re: Deutsche Bahn to sel...
on May 07, 2016, 08:24:08 PM
No New Posts Chiltern Railways services
For lines and services operated by Chiltern Railways
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64 Topics
Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: Chiltern Evergreen 3...
on Yesterday at 10:05:48 AM
No New Posts Heathrow Express, Connect etc
Rail(ish) services to Heathrow Airport - Heathrow Express, Heathrow Connect, Piccadilly line and railair buses too
304 Posts
21 Topics
Last post by Adelante_CCT
in Re: Congestion for the L...
on August 27, 2015, 10:08:32 AM
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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154 Topics
Last post by Red Squirrel
in Re: Bristol and Bath Rai...
on Yesterday at 02:47:01 PM
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News about this site, and an area where you can ask for help on how to use it
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170 Topics
Last post by rogerpatenall
on May 13, 2016, 03:27:05 PM
No New Posts The Lighter Side
Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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1195 Topics
Last post by bignosemac
in Re: A just for fun 'Say ...
on Today at 10:25:55 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
740 Posts
144 Topics
Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Birmingham New Stree...
on March 11, 2016, 11:51:09 AM
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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115 Topics
Last post by Rob on the hill
in Re: St Philip's Marsh De...
on Today at 11:10:30 AM

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