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    Merseyrail Class 777

    Quite !!!!
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    Merseyrail Class 777

    It looks good, , like it .
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    Overcrowding on North Wales Coast When The Sun Shines This Summer

    If you are in Chester, less handy for Helsby and Frodsham passengers. 1619804262 Not so, its well used. I used to go Acton Bridge to Lime Street, but switched to Frodsham when it started, much cheaper fare.
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    Overcrowding on North Wales Coast When The Sun Shines This Summer

    How about the Liverpool to North Wales direct service, I imagine this should have started by now had we not had Covid19. When can we see this happening now ?
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    London Transport Route 124A

    The DMS, I don't remember the RT 1619778350 From what I recall as a kid, the final stop for the 124A just past the hospital entrance, was a bit of a largish layby type area. The bus shelter was not positioned diagonally to the road, but rather facing back towards Old Bexley Lane.
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    London Transport Route 124A

    I was brought up in the Bexley area and as a kid I remember seeing the Sunday afternoon only 124A to Bexley Hospital. At the Bexley Hospital terminus it looked like the bus would do a turn in the road, I never saw this happen, or it could have continued up to the roundabout over the A2 to...
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    What were the 5 most controversial closures of the 60s?

    Southport to Preston via Crossens seemed a poor decision. The electric section to Crossens was particularly busy , carrying more than 2 million a year in the early 60s.
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    Bleakest / loneliest mainline station

    not so 1618485714 Cressington is nice and Aigburth is too, nice old station building , old fashioned gas type lamps at Cressington. I like the art deco station on the Wirral.
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    Bleakest / loneliest mainline station

    Yes actually your right Euston isnt cold, but I still find it grim as a station. 1618485381 Yes its a nice little terminus . Actually many of the Merseyrail stations out of the centre are quite pleasant.
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    Bleakest / loneliest mainline station

    Warrington BQ , Crewe , Euston , Eltham ( which replaced the far more pleasant Eltham Well Hall and Eltham Park) , Slade Green. All cold and grim.
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    Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) - latest plans and progress updates

    Wont that be rather slow ? I understand it pretty bendy. If you were going to go that way it would make great sense to have a station for Widnes as the line is far more central than Widnes / Hough Green are.
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    Merseyrail: funding for Headbolt Lane and St James stations

    This extension really is limping along, when will it ever reach Skem I wonder !
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    Port Salford Rail link land deal

    Liverpool Airport is also included in Freeport plans

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