The Water Rail Way between Lincoln and Boston. Except for the middle section, is along the former railway line following the river Witham. It's a 65 mile round trip but a lovely ride.
Further afield, I've been recommended (but not yet done) the Great Allegheny Passage, Pittsburgh to Cumberland...
Origin plan was for 11 x 3 car and 33 x 2 car, 99 carriages in total. May change depending on 171 cascade though.
5 x 3 car ex Scotrail,
23 x 2 car ex WMR,
6 x 3 car ex Southern,
10 x 2 car ex Southern.
Just finished reading Douglas Murray's excellent Madness of Crowds. Would recommend it, a real insight in to a number of today's issues.
Next up is The Diversity Delusion by Heather MacDonald. Got The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan after that.
They didn't forget, it was a choice.
The matter was raised at a staff forum day just after the first unit was back in service (170398 from memory but may be wrong). The thinking was that people didn't use them much and left the rubbish on tables for the cleaners etc. XC did look at the matter...
Has anything been announced yet? Have I missed the announcement or is it on hold due to the coronavirus situation at the moment?
Incidentally, rereading the thread originally started back in 2012 its bloody depressing how long it has dragged on for.
I know the victory speech was pre recorded but Kier's speech didn't fill me with much confidence that he has what it takes to get Labour back towards credibility. Whilst I get that he's not the most charismatic of politicians, I wasn't expecting his speech to be so uninspiring and dull. I hope...
Simple question, is an off peak return Peterborough to Heathrow Underground valid on any of the following routes?
1 - Via Cambridge and in to Liverpool Street.
2 - Via Leicester and in to St Pancras.
3 - From Corby and in to St Pancras (I can get a lift to Corby)
Kings Cross is closed on the...