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in Re: Answers to some newc...
on August 15, 2016, 12:44:09 PM
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It's often hard to find who's responsible for what, who's helpful and not ...
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: ACoRP - Association ...
on August 16, 2016, 11:16:40 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 Re: JourneyCheck ... rea...
on August 24, 2016, 08:38:37 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 t...
on August 29, 2016, 11:53:16 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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in Re: Chinese Transit Expl...
on Yesterday at 09:25:29 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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in Re: Trust in rail compan...
on August 29, 2016, 06:19:56 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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in Re: "Shortage of train c...
on August 29, 2016, 06:16:51 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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Last post by Adelante_CCT
in Re: 9th September 2016
on Yesterday at 08:00:07 AM
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in Re: Bridge Bash with a D...
on August 29, 2016, 11:39:07 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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in Re: New Station fund ann...
on Yesterday at 11:50:22 PM
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This is where we host live chat sessions (or as close as we get) with key players.
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in Re: Class 387 coming to ...
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in Re: Landslip near entran...
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on Yesterday at 09:21:39 AM
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in Re: Pembroke Coast Expre...
on July 24, 2016, 09:53:50 AM
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in Re: Surfboards etc
on Yesterday at 01:40:31 PM
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in Re: Disability access at...
on July 26, 2016, 12:39:38 PM
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London to Moreton in Marsh, Evesham, Worcester, Malvern and Hereford
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in Re: Bridge strike on 15 ...
on August 16, 2016, 10:34:46 PM
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in Re: Fill in 3rd rail?
on July 05, 2016, 06:15:03 PM
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in Re: Summer activities
on August 28, 2016, 08:56:51 AM
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Last post by grahame
in Re: Timetable Posters - ...
on June 25, 2016, 05:21:26 PM
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in Re: Eight of the class
on August 20, 2016, 08:14:36 PM
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on August 24, 2016, 10:59:26 PM
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in Re: To Heathrow from the...
on May 16, 2016, 09:42:36 AM
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First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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Last post by phile
in Re: South Wales local se...
on August 21, 2016, 06:11:09 PM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
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Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Wot I Wont
on August 04, 2016, 08:26:05 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 richwarwicker
in Re: Lostwithiel-Fowey
on Yesterday at 11:27:32 PM
No New Posts Swindon to Gloucester / Cheltenham
Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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in Re: Gloucester: Great We...
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: South West Trains jo...
on August 22, 2016, 05:48:30 PM
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in Re: 17:20 Reading to Sou...
on August 13, 2016, 12:08:25 AM
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Last post by bobm
in Re: Chance to visit Banb...
on August 20, 2016, 07:31:22 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 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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in Re: Pilning - the statio...
on August 20, 2016, 06:57:47 PM
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in Re: Forum statistics
on August 10, 2016, 06:45:20 PM
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Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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in Re: And where was this t...
on August 29, 2016, 08:34:53 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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in Man Engine Puppet - Bigg...
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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: 7027 Thornbury Castl...
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