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in Re: Newbie.....
on December 06, 2016, 01:21:16 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 grahame
in Re: ACoRP - Association ...
on November 16, 2016, 03:16:48 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 richwarwicker
in Re: Consumer Rights Act ...
on September 08, 2016, 10:29:35 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 Four Track, Now!
in Re: Read carefully
on December 08, 2016, 08:50:47 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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Last post by grahame
in Re: Bus to Stansted
on Yesterday at 09:57:51 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 Nigel53
in Re: Definition of servic...
on Yesterday at 09:38:49 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 Chris from Nailsea
in Re: December 2016 Timeta...
on Today at 12:41:35 AM
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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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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: 4th December 2016 - ...
on Today at 12:28:45 AM
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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 Four Track, Now!
in Re: Four people dead as ...
on December 08, 2016, 10:22:46 PM
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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Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: TOCs to run track to...
on December 06, 2016, 08:59:37 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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in Re: Paddington Meet The ...
on December 02, 2016, 05:42:13 PM
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No New Posts Other ways to travel: cycle routes, cycles, and how the railways deal with them
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in Re: Landslip near entran...
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in Re: Diversion from Chipp...
on October 21, 2016, 03:49:19 PM
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in Re: Problems at St Fagan...
on November 08, 2016, 08:18:59 PM
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in Re: Night Riviera sleepe...
on Today at 06:28:45 AM
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in Re: Trouble upt Branch (...
on November 29, 2016, 08:19:17 PM
No New Posts London to the Cotswolds
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in Re: Class 180s return to...
on Yesterday at 11:49:10 PM
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in Re: Fill in 3rd rail?
on Yesterday at 10:53:51 PM
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Last post by John R
in Re: End of trial period
on Yesterday at 10:07:43 PM
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Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
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Last post by WelshBluebird
in Re: Squashed - train ser...
on November 28, 2016, 08:33:44 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
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in Re: Eight of the class
on December 07, 2016, 01:48:11 PM
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Last post by Four Track, Now!
in Re: Bristol Temple Meads...
on December 08, 2016, 01:05:31 AM
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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 grahame
in Wiltshire to The Midland...
on August 31, 2016, 09:14:50 PM
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First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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Last post by Four Track, Now!
in Re: Man, 86, hit by trai...
on December 08, 2016, 08:57:13 PM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
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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.
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Last post by bobm
in Re: Friary Station to Tu...
on Yesterday at 04:23:07 PM
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Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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in Object thrown at train b...
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in Re: Open access bid in S...
on November 15, 2016, 11:22:42 PM
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in Re: XC December 2017 tim...
on December 02, 2016, 04:06:50 PM
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in Re: Chiltern Evergreen 3...
on Yesterday at 07:15:02 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 chrisr_75
in Re: Thoughts on Heathrow...
on December 02, 2016, 12:43:50 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 Noggin
in Re: Peninsula Rail Task ...
on November 23, 2016, 10:44:12 PM
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Last post by grahame
in Re: The like button - wh...
on November 11, 2016, 12:07:39 AM
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Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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in Re: Advent Quiz ...
on Today at 05:35:40 AM
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An area where you can post about people and places in the West which are not train related
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Last post by chuffed
in Re: Man Engine Puppet - ...
on November 29, 2016, 10:32:25 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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