Robertj21a's Recent Activity

  1. Robertj21a replied to the thread Incident at Wandsworth Common 07/08/16.

    It seems that you need a better understanding of the law. Even if you/others feel it's wrong, or out of date, it is still the law until...

    19 Jul 2019 at 18:35
  2. Robertj21a replied to the thread First South West and Wales discussion.

    I'm not going to be too surprised if most First operations aren't looking at trimming back on the less frequent/oddball/less profitable...

    19 Jul 2019 at 14:46
  3. Robertj21a replied to the thread First South West and Wales discussion.

    Is there a significant change coming up for the Severn Express ?

    18 Jul 2019 at 18:39
  4. Robertj21a replied to the thread EMT strike (regional routes) - Sat 20 & 27 Jul, 3 Aug.

    Fair enough. So it's pure coincidence that the culmination of all those talks happens to be just before the current franchise ends ?

    18 Jul 2019 at 11:28
  5. Robertj21a replied to the thread Any news on proposals to build an alternative route between Exeter & Plymouth?.

    Perhaps a high proportion of the electorate would rather see any 'spare' funds go to the police, schools, social care etc etc ?

    17 Jul 2019 at 20:56
  6. Robertj21a replied to the thread EMT strike (regional routes) - Sat 20 & 27 Jul, 3 Aug.

    My understanding is that there may well be some grievances that should have been resolved by now but, like others, I still find the...

    17 Jul 2019 at 20:35
  7. Robertj21a replied to the thread Any news on proposals to build an alternative route between Exeter & Plymouth?.

    Only if it can be fully justified. The Government doesn't have the money, it's only what we pay in taxes etc - and I want value for money !

    17 Jul 2019 at 12:26
  8. Robertj21a replied to the thread FirstGroup: Restructuring and Survival..

    First Berkshire use Reading Buses depot.

    17 Jul 2019 at 10:34
  9. Robertj21a replied to the thread Caledonian Sleeper.

    Can't help but agree with most of this. I struggle to believe the quality of service is so poor but at least it confirms that the...

    17 Jul 2019 at 08:59
  10. Robertj21a replied to the thread Welsh government to reverse bus deregulation.

    ....but.....but....but.......aren't 'municipals' supposed to be the saviour of everything - and can explain to everyone else how it...

    16 Jul 2019 at 21:30
  11. Robertj21a replied to the thread Welsh government to reverse bus deregulation.

    Have I missed the bit that says how the costs will be covered - extra taxes for everybody in Wales ?

    16 Jul 2019 at 20:27
  12. Robertj21a replied to the thread Railway worker fatally struck by train at Purley (06/11).

    Yes, that's my point. If the railways are generally heavily unionised then how did they allow all this to happen ?. They're quick enough...

    14 Jul 2019 at 16:55
  13. Robertj21a replied to the thread Arriva for sale?.

    Any idea where that came from ? - as far as I know that's not correct.

    14 Jul 2019 at 13:29
  14. Robertj21a replied to the thread Railway worker fatally struck by train at Purley (06/11).

    I assumed (obviously in error) that virtually all jobs on the railways were heavily unionised. Presumably, there was no strong union to...

    14 Jul 2019 at 13:11
  15. Robertj21a replied to the thread Any news on proposals to build an alternative route between Exeter & Plymouth?.

    It would be more cost effective to just properly support the relevant bus services. Nobody should be throwing away £70m (or anything...

    14 Jul 2019 at 07:42