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« Reply #255 on: August 22, 2021, 06:55:42 pm »

Thank goodness we have made the very blunt (and heart-breaking) decision at the Melksham Transport User Group NOT to promote train use to new leisure travellers from our station this summer. 

And today after I wrote that.

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17:53 Weymouth to Bristol Parkway due 20:55 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.

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Limited rail replacement road transport from Weymouth for Upwey, Dorchester West, Yeovil Pen Mill, Castle Cary, Bruton, Frome and Westbury has been arranged.

That's the Melksham to Weymouth day out ... I am so glad I'm not having to explain to people that I have encouraged to take a great trip why they've had a pretty grotty bus ride (and I wonder if they would have made the connecting train).   I would be embarrassed.

If there were another train 30 minutes or an hour behind, it would be a sensible back.  As it is, the "insurance plan" of limited buses is inadequate beyond belief.
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« Reply #256 on: August 22, 2021, 10:34:44 pm »

I dare say quite a few had a long bus ride home. Hope they put enough buses on to cover both the 16:10 and 17:53. See http://www.firstgreatwestern.info/coffeeshop/index.php?topic=25378.msg310543#new

Personally, I’d have stayed for the last train of the day, the 20:09 but I suspect that train was pretty busy tonight.
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« Reply #257 on: August 23, 2021, 02:14:41 pm »

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17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36
17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #258 on: August 25, 2021, 07:44:01 pm »

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20:47 Swindon to Westbury due 21:28
20:47 Swindon to Westbury due 21:28 will be cancelled.
This is due to a fault on this train.
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« Reply #259 on: August 25, 2021, 07:45:43 pm »

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17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36 will be delayed between Melksham and Westbury.
This is due to a broken down train.
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« Reply #260 on: August 26, 2021, 01:15:39 pm »

And today's cancellations are ...

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17:36 Swindon to Westbury due 18:17
18:39 Westbury to Swindon due 19:21

18:39 Westbury to Swindon due 19:21 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #261 on: August 26, 2021, 01:23:44 pm »

And today's cancellations are ...

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18:39 Westbury to Swindon due 19:21

18:39 Westbury to Swindon due 19:21 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.

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16:25 Westbury to Swindon due 17:08
16:25 Westbury to Swindon due 17:08 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #262 on: August 26, 2021, 01:28:49 pm »

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17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36
17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36 will be terminated at Westbury.
It will no longer call at Dilton Marsh, Warminster, Salisbury, Romsey and Southampton Central.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.

At least it's running on the TransWilts section - otherwise it would have been the second cancellation in a row and left a gap from quarter past three to quarter to nine from Swindon.
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« Reply #263 on: August 26, 2021, 02:54:45 pm »

16:41 and 17:36 will now run.
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« Reply #264 on: August 27, 2021, 02:06:25 pm »

17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36
17:50 Gloucester to Southampton Central due 20:36 will be terminated at Westbury.
It will no longer call at Dilton Marsh, Warminster, Salisbury, Romsey and Southampton Central.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #265 on: August 27, 2021, 09:36:57 pm »

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20:06 Westbury to Cheltenham Spa due 22:05
20:06 Westbury to Cheltenham Spa due 22:05 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #266 on: August 28, 2021, 08:41:34 am »

Not a cancellation but quite a delay:

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06:38 Weymouth to Swindon due 09:06
06:38 Weymouth to Swindon due 09:06 is being delayed at Westbury and is now expected to be 45 minutes late.
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« Reply #267 on: August 28, 2021, 01:24:51 pm »

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19:35 Swindon to Westbury due 20:16
19:35 Swindon to Westbury due 20:16 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #268 on: August 29, 2021, 05:52:23 am »

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10:44 Westbury to Swindon due 11:31
11:41 Swindon to Westbury due 12:21

11:41 Swindon to Westbury due 12:21 will be cancelled.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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« Reply #269 on: August 30, 2021, 06:28:40 am »

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06:34 Salisbury to Swindon due 07:47
06:34 Salisbury to Swindon due 07:47 will be started from Westbury.
It will no longer call at Salisbury and Warminster.
This is due to a shortage of train crew.
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