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« Reply #15 on: March 08, 2019, 03:49:16 pm »

There's this marvellous invention to counteract prying skyborne or top deck perverts.

Curtains.
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« Reply #16 on: March 08, 2019, 03:57:11 pm »

There's this marvellous invention to counteract prying skyborne or top deck perverts.

Curtains.

Not available in Nunhead at the time presumably, are they available in Bristol ?
I have curtains in Somersetshire.
They have them in Brimpsfield.
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A proper intercity train has a minimum of 8 coaches, gangwayed throughout, with first at one end, and a full sized buffet car between first and standard.
It has space for cycles, surfboards,luggage etc.
A 5 car DMU is not a proper inter-city train. The 5+5 and 9 car DMUs are almost as bad.
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« Reply #17 on: March 08, 2019, 04:46:10 pm »

Curtains are very last week.
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« Reply #18 on: March 08, 2019, 07:59:00 pm »

Curtains and cablecars.......lots of hanging around then!😨
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« Reply #19 on: March 09, 2019, 04:50:41 pm »

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The Whiteladies Road-based firm ....

I remember another firm based in Whiteladies Road or the vicinity of there came up with a proposal to build a tram network throughout Bristol and that bit the dust before a single sleeper was laid and this will go the same way before a single pylon is built.
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« Reply #20 on: March 10, 2019, 03:18:26 pm »

NIMBYs

More likely NOMBYs - Not Over My Back Yard.
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