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Last post by thomsg03
in Re: TV series on the Int...
on March 21, 2018, 09:30:34 AM
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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205 Topics
Last post by chuffed
in Re: Isambard Kingdom Bru...
on Today at 07:55:54 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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143 Topics
Last post by GBM
in Re: Should we have a pag...
on March 14, 2018, 07:52:50 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 The Tall Controller
in Re: Advance fares to PAD...
on Yesterday at 09:41:07 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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765 Topics
Last post by froome
in Re: Vote for Britain's m...
on March 20, 2018, 08:56:54 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 Rostock0
in Re: Passenger sends the ...
on Today at 07:35:32 AM
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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: Infrastructure probl...
on Yesterday at 08:45:34 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 froome
in Re: 22nd March 2018 - We...
on March 22, 2018, 11:04:36 AM
No New Posts The Wider Picture - related rail, public and other transport issues
This board is currently being revised and split into two new boards, covering related rail, public and other transport issues which may be of interest, either within the UK (including journeys to and / or from the UK) or other such issues / incidents which occur overseas
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Last post by grahame
in Re: Beggars on the railw...
on March 22, 2018, 05:14:15 AM
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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195 Topics
Last post by TaplowGreen
in Re: Rail companies launc...
on March 22, 2018, 09:12:32 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 bignosemac
in Re: Paddington Meet The ...
on March 19, 2018, 07:28:40 PM
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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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on March 20, 2018, 09:49:48 PM
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Pedal bikes - whether folding cycle, unicycle, bicycle or tricycle - and their interractions with the railways
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Last post by Lee
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on February 26, 2018, 04:13:13 PM
No New Posts The Wider Picture in the United Kingdom
Related railway, infrastructure, public and other transport incidents and issues within the United Kingdom - please also post here any topics relating to journeys to or from the UK
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London to Tilehurst and stations to Didcot, Oxford and Banbury
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in Re: Oxford Station - imp...
on March 22, 2018, 06:07:26 PM
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London to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Weston super Mare
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Last post by bignosemac
in Re: Caught short
on March 22, 2018, 05:44:33 PM
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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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in Re: Skipping Stops
on February 11, 2018, 08:28:33 PM
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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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416 Topics
Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Flooding between Tau...
on March 15, 2018, 02:54:51 PM
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Ealing to Greenford, Slough to Windsor, Maidenhead to Marlow, Twyford to Henley and Reading to Basingstoke
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99 Topics
Last post by eightf48544
in Re: Two car? Three car?
on February 20, 2018, 08:54:36 AM
No New Posts London to the Cotswolds
London to Moreton in Marsh, Evesham, Worcester, Malvern and Hereford
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462 Topics
Last post by charles_uk
in Re: Cotswold Line - 2018...
on Yesterday at 07:59:58 PM
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Reading, Wokingham, Farnborough, Guildford, Dorking, Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick
764 Posts
118 Topics
Last post by chuffed
in Re: More passengers than...
on March 11, 2018, 07:38:17 PM
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Swindon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, Westbury, Dilton Marsh, Warminster and Salisbury
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530 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: 2018 cancellation an...
on Yesterday at 05:21:49 PM
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Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Castle Cary, Frome to Westbury, Bath and Bristol
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192 Topics
Last post by Timmer
in Re: Heart of Wessex - 20...
on Yesterday at 02:51:51 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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317 Topics
Last post by eightf48544
in Re: 1963 Salisbury to Ba...
on March 19, 2018, 11:58:40 AM
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From Trowbridge and Bath, from Weston and beyond, from South Wales, Cheltenham and Severn Beach into Bristol
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Last post by IndustryInsider
in Re: 165 cascading to Bri...
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Journeys from Swindon and West thereof to Oxford, Reading and other stations outside London
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24 Topics
Last post by Richard Fairhurst
in Re: From Swindon to Oxfo...
on Yesterday at 02:00:11 PM
No New Posts Wales local journeys
First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
2528 Posts
260 Topics
Last post by martyjon
in Valley Lines
on March 14, 2018, 06:34:34 AM
No New Posts Shorter journeys in Devon
From Exeter to Exmouth, Barnstaple, Torbay and Plymouth
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257 Topics
Last post by paul7755
in Re: January 2019 changes
on February 12, 2018, 09:34:37 PM
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Journeys from Plymouth to Penzance, and Gunnislake, Looe, Newquay, Falmouth and St Ives lines.
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476 Topics
Last post by richwarwicker
in Re: Cutdown 125's to ope...
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Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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96 Topics
Last post by patch38
in Re: What did the Swindon...
on March 18, 2018, 04:17:34 PM
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Services operated by South West Trains or First MTR from August 2017, their stations, trains, etc.
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211 Topics
Last post by bignosemac
in Re: Pasengers stuck over...
on March 18, 2018, 12:23:19 PM
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Trains and routes operated by Cross Country trains
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115 Topics
Last post by grahame
in Re: Kenilworth Station -...
on March 22, 2018, 05:23:22 PM
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For lines and services operated by Chiltern Railways
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94 Topics
Last post by Red Squirrel
in Re: Ticket Retailing Tri...
on December 06, 2017, 06:45:17 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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28 Topics
Last post by rogerw
in Re: Heathrow (Dis) conne...
on March 21, 2018, 06:55:15 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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Last post by Four Track, Now!
in Re: Portishead Line reop...
on March 13, 2018, 08:04:31 PM
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Last post by Mookiemoo
in Re: One account only, pl...
on March 19, 2018, 03:01:28 PM
No New Posts The Lighter Side
Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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Last post by grahame
in Train driver vacancy
on March 18, 2018, 01:20:52 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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164 Topics
Last post by rogerw
in Re: Didcot-in-the-Shire
on March 21, 2018, 04:39:23 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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