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Please introduce yourself here, and chat through related subjects not covered elsewhere
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Last post by KernowEnthusiast
in Re: My Introduction
on September 12, 2016, 06:17:43 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 ...
1924 Posts
178 Topics
Last post by Oxonhutch
in Re: A new career in cate...
on Yesterday at 07:54:40 PM
No New Posts Smoke and Mirrors
Tired of being passed from one person to the next and next, and back to the start?
1196 Posts
113 Topics
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
18316 Posts
1339 Topics
Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Underpayment of tick...
on September 26, 2016, 09:12:06 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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672 Topics
Last post by chuffed
in Re: How to beat the rush...
on September 27, 2016, 05:34:12 PM
No New Posts Your rights and redress
What to do if things go wrong - the connection misses or the train's too full.
1159 Posts
114 Topics
Last post by Tim
in Re: worth claiming v the...
on September 13, 2016, 11:43:50 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!
40288 Posts
1492 Topics
Last post by TaplowGreen
in Re: Thames Valley infras...
on Yesterday at 10:48:11 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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233 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Rail Safety Week - 2...
on September 27, 2016, 05:04:18 PM
No New Posts The Wider Picture
Not "Trains in the West", but related subjects
16154 Posts
1480 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: The Adelphi - the ol...
on September 25, 2016, 08:31:12 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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128 Topics
Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: Intercity Express Pr...
on Yesterday at 06:40:34 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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9 Topics
Last post by John R
in Re: THANK YOU, Ben ...
on October 04, 2015, 10:27:52 AM
No New Posts Broadcast media about railways, and other means of transport
For news of television and radio programmes with a railway / other means of transport content, and discussion of them after they've been broadcast
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Last post by Western Pathfinder
in Re: The Railways on TV.
on September 21, 2016, 10:00:53 PM
No New Posts Other ways to travel: cycle routes, cycles, and how the railways deal with them
Pedal bikes - whether folding cycle, unicycle, bicycle or tricycle - and their interractions with the railways
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36 Topics
Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: GWR advance booking:...
on July 24, 2016, 09:04:16 PM
No New Posts London to Reading
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Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: Disabled customer "h...
on Today at 12:11:53 AM
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121 Topics
Last post by Noggin
in Re: Future of services b...
on June 22, 2016, 01:24:14 PM
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London to Tilehurst and stations to Didcot, Oxford and Banbury
1980 Posts
160 Topics
Last post by Bmblbzzz
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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265 Topics
Last post by Worcester_Passenger
in Re: Chippenham Station F...
on August 31, 2016, 01:01:08 PM
No New Posts London to South Wales
London to Newport, Cardiff, Bridgend, Port Talbot, Neath and Swansea (Post here on other operator's services from England to Cardiff if you like)
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167 Topics
Last post by eightf48544
in Re: Travelling from Card...
on September 24, 2016, 10:19:56 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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370 Topics
Last post by Kernowman
in Re: Surfboards etc
on September 24, 2016, 05:09:11 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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87 Topics
Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Disability access at...
on July 26, 2016, 12:39:38 PM
No New Posts London to the Cotswolds
London to Moreton in Marsh, Evesham, Worcester, Malvern and Hereford
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433 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Bridge strike on 15 ...
on August 16, 2016, 10:34:46 PM
No New Posts North Downs Line
Reading, Wokingham, Farnborough, Guildford, Dorking, Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick
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109 Topics
Last post by bobm
in Re: Reading to Guildford...
on September 14, 2016, 06:43:44 PM
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Swindon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, Westbury, Dilton Marsh, Warminster and Salisbury
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472 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Looking for an earli...
on September 25, 2016, 07:01:07 PM
No New Posts Heart of Wessex
Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
1741 Posts
174 Topics
Last post by rower40
in Re: Unusual ECS moves fo...
on Yesterday at 05:46:18 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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293 Topics
Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Eight of the class
on August 20, 2016, 08:14:36 PM
No New Posts Bristol Commuters
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534 Topics
Last post by johnneyw
in Re: Bristol connections:...
on Yesterday at 10:37:35 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
312 Posts
22 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Wiltshire to The Midland...
on August 31, 2016, 09:14:50 PM
No New Posts Wales local journeys
First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
2362 Posts
242 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: Bangor to Bristol - ...
on September 25, 2016, 10:56:44 PM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
From Exeter to Exmouth, Barnstaple, Torbay and Plymouth
3517 Posts
243 Topics
Last post by eightf48544
in Re: Daredevil cyclists w...
on September 25, 2016, 11:22:16 PM
No New Posts Plymouth and Cornwall
Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
6284 Posts
459 Topics
Last post by Kernowman
in Re: Long Rock Depot - pa...
on September 27, 2016, 05:14:53 PM
No New Posts Swindon to Gloucester / Cheltenham
Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
1179 Posts
87 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Cancellations Golden...
on September 27, 2016, 07:12:42 PM
No New Posts South West Trains services
Services operated by South West Trains, their stations, trains, etc.
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148 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: South West Trains jo...
on August 22, 2016, 05:48:30 PM
No New Posts Cross Country services
Trains and routes operated by Cross Country trains
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94 Topics
Last post by paul7755
in Re: 17:20 Reading to Sou...
on August 13, 2016, 12:08:25 AM
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For lines and services operated by Chiltern Railways
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83 Topics
Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: Chiltern Evergreen 3...
on Yesterday at 05:11:22 PM
No New Posts Heathrow Express, Connect etc
Rail(ish) services to Heathrow Airport - Heathrow Express, Heathrow Connect, Piccadilly line and railair buses too
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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158 Topics
Last post by Rob T
in Re: Pilning - the statio...
on September 15, 2016, 11:19:47 PM
No New Posts News, Help and Assistance
News about this site, and an area where you can ask for help on how to use it
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176 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: SpamSpray
on September 12, 2016, 08:13:26 PM
No New Posts The Lighter Side
Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
15550 Posts
1217 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: The heavier side?
on September 22, 2016, 09:33:37 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
703 Posts
144 Topics
Last post by SandTEngineer
in Man Engine Puppet - Bigg...
on July 31, 2016, 08:59:19 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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125 Topics
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in Re: Enthusiast hurt afte...
on September 26, 2016, 05:10:03 PM

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