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in Re: An introduction from...
on April 24, 2017, 09:22:44 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 grahame
in Bath Power List
on May 12, 2017, 02:18:34 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 ChrisB
in Re: Southern accused of ...
on May 11, 2017, 07:57:27 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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in Re: GWRs compensation s...
on May 26, 2017, 06:40:55 PM
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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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Last post by Bmblbzzz
in Re: Coach carrying 25 sc...
on May 23, 2017, 10:59:15 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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124 Topics
Last post by Rob T
in Re: Priority Seating
on April 15, 2017, 03:30:16 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: Crossrail - The Eliz...
on Yesterday at 10:54:17 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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in Re: UEFA Champions Leagu...
on May 22, 2017, 04:18:21 PM
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Last post by trainer
in Re: Brussels Midi / Brus...
on Yesterday at 09:16:20 PM
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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148 Topics
Last post by broadgage
in Re: Independently Powere...
on May 16, 2017, 07:52:06 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: Paddington Meet The ...
on December 02, 2016, 05:42:13 PM
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in Re: DOCUMENTARY: The Fif...
on May 16, 2017, 05:46:26 PM
No New Posts Other ways to travel: cycle routes, cycles, and how the railways deal with them
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in Re: Bristol: Cycling Cit...
on May 17, 2017, 08:37:41 PM
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in Re: Didcot to Oxford clo...
on May 26, 2017, 01:12:05 PM
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London to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol and Weston super Mare
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in Re: Major Signalling Fai...
on May 03, 2017, 09:23:48 PM
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in Re: Wales v England 11th...
on March 15, 2017, 05:45:00 PM
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Last post by Zo
in New timetables
on May 26, 2017, 02:58:19 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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in Re: Thames Valley Branch...
on May 12, 2017, 07:47:19 AM
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in Re: 06:53 Worcester Fore...
on April 13, 2017, 09:35:18 AM
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in Re: Annoying noise on 16...
on March 16, 2017, 10:19:47 PM
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491 Topics
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in Re: Spring Bank Holiday ...
on Yesterday at 02:35:11 PM
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180 Topics
Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: More trains needing ...
on May 15, 2017, 05:19:15 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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Last post by ChrisB
in Re: Warminster - first S...
on May 25, 2017, 10:56:05 PM
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in Yatton: Broken Ticket Ve...
on May 23, 2017, 02:33:20 PM
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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 bobm
in Re: Melksham to Oxford -...
on January 10, 2017, 10:14:47 AM
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First Great Western within South Wales; also Arriva Trains Wales posting welcome
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Last post by John R
in Re: New Stations in Wale...
on April 30, 2017, 11:33:05 AM
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Last post by bobm
in Re: Mindless Vandalism T...
on May 18, 2017, 10:15:52 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 RailCornwall
in Re: Later evening train ...
on Yesterday at 02:40:16 PM
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Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Gloucester, Cheltenham and onwards
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91 Topics
Last post by ellendune
in Parking at Cheltenham Sp...
on May 17, 2017, 09:46:56 AM
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Last post by Chris from Nailsea
in Re: SWT Tannoy announcem...
on May 20, 2017, 03:17:33 PM
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in Re: Wrong type of sunshi...
on May 26, 2017, 10:26:22 PM
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Last post by chrisr_75
in Re: Chiltern Bubblecars ...
on May 26, 2017, 07:09:06 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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23 Topics
Last post by TaplowGreen
in Re: Heathrow Connect can...
on January 01, 2017, 04:19:50 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 Four Track, Now!
in Re: Reopening former rai...
on May 15, 2017, 09:49:09 PM
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Last post by grahame
in Re: DNS update - you may...
on April 05, 2017, 01:58:17 PM
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Games, Quizzes, Trivia, etc
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Last post by John R
in Re: Woman marries train ...
on Yesterday at 10:45:07 PM
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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 rogerw
in Re: Modified idea for a ...
on April 16, 2017, 09:46:19 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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