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« Reply #75 on: July 09, 2020, 10:59:48 pm »

Hull Trains ditched the HSTs & 180s for 802s a few months before they suspended service, which they call 'Paragons' as it is the law that every operator of these have to call them something different. No buffet though, as always as a result of 'customer request' Smiley (for more seats).

It's nice to know that TOCs do respond to customer citicism of their rolling stock, although I must emphasise that I didn't offer an opinion on the buffet.

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« Reply #76 on: July 10, 2020, 07:38:15 pm »

Hull trains is an open access operator and therefore not subject to DfT whims and control. Don't expect any conventional TOC to act similarly. The "boss" would not allow it

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