tbtc's Recent Activity

  1. tbtc replied to the thread Nottingham 'Bus War'.

    I wasn't aware of TrentBarton coming off the Pronto - is this an amicable thing? Or were relations between the two companies strained?...

    15 Jan 2020 at 17:45
  2. tbtc replied to the thread State rail operator hunts for staff to run failing routes.

    I'm not sure what point people are making here - these are investments, some of which are the kind of "projects" which need managers -...

    13 Jan 2020 at 21:33
  3. tbtc replied to the thread State rail operator hunts for staff to run failing routes.

    Good points. I think that there's a danger that any attempt at a timetable change or a frequency increase will elicit a response of...

    12 Jan 2020 at 21:50
  4. tbtc replied to the thread State rail operator hunts for staff to run failing routes.

    Much simpler. But then the railway was a lot simpler in BR's day too. There's no easy lesson from the past which we can use to...

    12 Jan 2020 at 17:50
  5. tbtc replied to the thread Where Have the EMR Sunday Direct Services to Leeds Gone ?.

    I think that that's what this thread boils down to, really. If you're a 1970s nostalgist in the Wakefield area who wants to travel on a...

    12 Jan 2020 at 13:47
  6. tbtc replied to the thread South Yorkshire buses discussion.

    https://www.firstgroup.com/south-yorkshire/news-and-service-updates/planned-changes/service-changes-sunday-26th-january So Sheffield -...

    12 Jan 2020 at 10:17
  7. tbtc replied to the thread State rail operator hunts for staff to run failing routes.

    Shapps is always good for a headline-grabbing news release, a kind of "Dads Army" approach, should be music to the ears of the...

    12 Jan 2020 at 10:10
  8. tbtc replied to the thread May 2020 timetable changes.

    Thanks for taking the time to explain all of this - seems rational changes (given the capacity constraints etc) - interesting that...

    12 Jan 2020 at 09:51
  9. tbtc replied to the thread Ilkeston station services, Erewash Valley Line.

    It's not self contained though For example: 07:18 Nottingham 09:14 Leeds 09:38 Leeds 11:49 Lincoln 12:29 Lincoln 14:44 Leeds 15:09...

    11 Jan 2020 at 22:14
  10. tbtc replied to the thread New trains for East Midlands Franchise.

    The EMR fleet strategy makes sense to me - three distinct types of stock for three distinct types of services (other than the fact that...

    11 Jan 2020 at 21:36