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  1. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    That's Victorian planning for you ;)

    26 May 2019 at 22:22
  2. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Of course not & I doubt it will be in the next 20 or more either. It makes them valuable to many operators in the future though. A...

    26 May 2019 at 22:20
  3. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    It does at Liverpool St. DVTs & 90s are a waste of 160 or more seats. No platform extensions possible. Their time has come.

    26 May 2019 at 21:26
  4. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Haha you said it. Been several similar comments in the local press especially as the Novi Sad bridge has recently been closed for a few...

    26 May 2019 at 19:28
  5. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Crown Point has been completely rebuilt inside for trains that in future require practically all maintainence to be done from the side &...

    26 May 2019 at 19:20
  6. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Yes as everything is dictated by Foundry Bridge (outside Station/Hotel Nelson) so I would be amazed if any of the bridges you mention...

    26 May 2019 at 19:15
  7. dk1 replied to the thread starting a dead DMU.

    If a fitter was not provided then the unit would just attatch & be dragged by another. Portable tail lamp on the back or headlight if...

    26 May 2019 at 19:12
  8. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    No need mate. Was swung for the last time a couple of years back to let the last large vessel left up the Wensum. A static bridge will...

    26 May 2019 at 19:09
  9. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Not possible without a new bridge. Huge job.

    26 May 2019 at 18:05
  10. dk1 replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia new Stadler Flirt trains..

    Because Stadler did not do that example of train being very much based on Euro-style & al so where the only builder capable of...

    26 May 2019 at 18:03
  11. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    Last I was told regarding the 720s is that we don't expect to see any in service this year. Not even any concrete plans for training on...

    26 May 2019 at 11:27
  12. dk1 replied to the thread London to Norwich - 90 min timings.

    They've started early. Cleaners met my Cambridge at Norwich to clear vomit from the aisle. **** walked passed two toilets too.

    25 May 2019 at 18:45
  13. dk1 replied to the thread London to Norwich - 90 min timings.

    Earlier this week there was a 156 covering a GA Nowich- Cambridge diagram and two successive East Mids services to/from Norwich where...

    25 May 2019 at 18:43
  14. dk1 replied to the thread London to Norwich - 90 min timings.

    Full of drunks I would imagine.

    25 May 2019 at 17:26
  15. dk1 replied to the thread London to Norwich - 90 min timings.

    Two diagrams are 3- car 170s the other (next working the 1735 ex-Nrw) is a 2-car. Many trains are full & standing due to Engineering...

    25 May 2019 at 17:08