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Author Topic: Annoying / amusing use of completely irrelevant stock photos to illustrate press articles  (Read 218270 times)
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« Reply #525 on: June 05, 2018, 07:43:23 pm »

https://www.piratefm.co.uk/news/latest-news/2598834/update-trains-in-and-out-of-cornwall-running-again/

 this doesn't quite look like Cornwall main line standard...   not quite....
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« Reply #526 on: September 30, 2018, 07:45:43 am »

I've just been doing a google search related to Newton Abbot and found this Mid-Devon Advertiser item from 2017. Spot the minor geographical error in the story.

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« Reply #527 on: September 30, 2018, 02:16:55 pm »

Newton Abbot has taken a holiday on the English Riviera.
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« Reply #528 on: December 06, 2018, 08:16:55 pm »

Wrong thread
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« Reply #529 on: December 06, 2018, 08:24:40 pm »

Wrong thread

I have just split this thread ... I added a quote from a web site that was talking about one of the GWR Christmas closures and was illustrated with a picture of a station of the right name in the wrong country ... no wish to cause public embarrassment to the team that made the mistake, so split the topic and moved this part to "Frequent Posters".   Where I know that one of the frequent posters will be able to have a quiet word and get it fixed.   Gave me a chuckle, mind!

New thread at ... http://www.firstgreatwestern.info/coffeeshop/index.php?topic=20801.0
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