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  1. dk1 replied to the thread Sheringham platform replacement.

    Speaking to a council planner at Sheringham yesterday & it would appear the enlarged station is remaining on the same side as the...

    24 Mar 2019 at 09:34
  2. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    There was trolley catering on almost every Norwich-Cambridge service from the relaunch in 2002 but was removed a few years later due to...

    24 Mar 2019 at 09:26
  3. dk1 replied to the thread Northern: North West Sunday Crew Shortages.

    Totally agree. It just shifts the problem forward to the next day or the day after that. Those agreeing to move beyond the agreed spare...

    23 Mar 2019 at 20:05
  4. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    I hear 745104 should make its debut later next week.

    23 Mar 2019 at 18:44
  5. dk1 replied to the thread Northern: North West Sunday Crew Shortages.

    In my 35yrs on the railway there has never been adequate staffing no matter what they do with drivers. Even with several spares each day...

    23 Mar 2019 at 17:42
  6. dk1 replied to the thread Grand Central running extra services for the Cup Final.

    Would imagine it just a hired in charter set & crew. Would be amazed if it's a HT 180 & GC crew traction knowledge on HSTs has probably...

    23 Mar 2019 at 07:25
  7. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    "It's Happening" :p

    22 Mar 2019 at 19:40
  8. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    Was that outside a Signal Protection Zone mate?

    22 Mar 2019 at 19:26
  9. dk1 replied to the thread Wherry lines resignalling postponed..

    Would be nice to think the restriction would be removed during the block but passing through today there is no evidence of any works in...

    22 Mar 2019 at 18:59
  10. dk1 replied to the thread Northern: North West Sunday Crew Shortages.

    Then there would be cancellations on weekdays which for much of the Northern network would be far more disruptive. Whilst Northern have...

    22 Mar 2019 at 18:42
  11. dk1 replied to the thread Trowse swing bridge - maximum capacity?.

    It does happen ad-hoc too as you can imagine with such a complex nature of services/routes. Came in recently side by side with a XC170.

    21 Mar 2019 at 21:53
  12. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    I would be very surprised but then I have just had two days off. Anything can happen.

    21 Mar 2019 at 21:35
  13. dk1 replied to the thread Trowse swing bridge - maximum capacity?.

    It's double blocked from Ely to Kings Lynn & Norwich. TPWS apparently would have been too complicated to mitigate everything. Only moves...

    21 Mar 2019 at 20:34
  14. dk1 replied to the thread Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates.

    Only testing up/down pantograph on the move still & not drawing power. This can still only be done under an SPZ as far as I am aware so...

    21 Mar 2019 at 19:15