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« Reply #15 on: February 28, 2019, 08:34:00 pm »

There's really no need for train crew changes mid-route on a line that is only 3 hours long if they were done at Paddington and Swansea instead, no-one would even notice them. Sounds very much like the crew booking on place is in the wrong location.

That is fine as a principle but you need to ensure all Swansea crews end their shift in Swansea and Paddington crews end in London.  If you can't then splitting a journey between two crews may be a way of achieving it.


Or alternatively, end up with crews from Swansea working trains to and from Cheltenham/Gloucester/Hereford and being taxied to/from Swansea for their shifts.
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