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    TOPS Requests (including headcodes, allocations, traction, etc) [Instructions in Post 2]

    Still hoping for this from last Tuesday (30 July) - please! Can SKS please advise the Virgin Voyager set on (today’s) 1D86 Euston to Chester? Would be appreciated TIA
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    TOPS Requests (including headcodes, allocations, traction, etc) [Instructions in Post 2]

    Can SKS please advise the Virgin Voyager set on today’s 1D86 Euston to Chester? Would be appreciated TIA
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    TOPS Requests (including headcodes, allocations, traction, etc) [Instructions in Post 2]

    Would be very grateful for the make up of yesterday's (27 June) 1H63 Banbury (1645) to Marylebone TIA
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    What is the difference/are the differences . . .

    Thanks for that - I'd not come across those before and thought I'd better check elsewhere than Chiltern for a clear definition Cheers all
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    What is the difference/are the differences . . .

    https://buy.chilternrailways.co.uk/search?origin=GBBCS&destination=GBBMO&outboundTime=2019-02-07T09:00:00&outboundTimeType=DEPARTURE&adults=1&children=0&inbound=true&inboundTimeType=DEPARTURE&inboundTime=2019-02-07T16:00:00&railcards=%5B%5D&nus=&ls=LS_1_2&ls=LS_2_9&p=PRICE_P_1_30&p=PRICE_P_2_124
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    What is the difference/are the differences . . .

    On the Chiltern Railways site
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    What is the difference/are the differences . . .

    . . . between a "Semi Flexible Return" and a "Fully Flexible Return" Sorry if this has been asked/answered before Thanks
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    Famous train spotter (oops, rail enthusiast)

    Wasn't he a signalman in the Coventry area (Coundon Road?)
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    East-West Rail: Progress and updates

    Thanks, guys - appreciated
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    East-West Rail: Progress and updates

    I realise my post above may not be totally topical, but I'm slightly disappointed with no response at all! :oops:
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    East-West Rail: Progress and updates

    I had occasion today to meet a Marylebone-Oxford train at Bicester Village, and took the opportunity to "time" the level crossing at London Road, as experience as a road user has shown seemingly long delays to traffic The first amber light flashed and I took timings from there The train was on...
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    Alphabet Stations Challenge

    Islip
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    Trivia: Place names that you're not sure how to pronounce

    Nearby is Ansty - pronounced An-stye In Warwickshire (often photographed trains and canal) is Ansty - pronounced An-stee Doh!

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