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    Tom replied to the thread Skegness HST 2020.
    The VSTPs are in the RTT system and were received this morning. e.g. https://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/34836/2020-07-04/detailed...
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    Tom replied to the thread RealTimeTrains website.
    I'm glad you're all enjoying LNER's introduction. This one has been in the works for about four months since even before GBRf went live...
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    Let me start with the simple things: the cancellation reason that shows on RTT is the first that goes into TRUST. If it is subsequently...
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    If it was going to platform 5 on arrival, then it's highly likely to be some weirdness with the berth stepping or mapping. RTT only...
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    Tom replied to the thread Train tracking websites/apps..
    It's a case of the TOCs who have been up for it thus far. I am looking to extend the facility where possible but this is challenging...
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    Tom replied to the thread RealTimeTrains website.
    Most requests were to add a favicon in order to stop phones doing that kind of thing, so an unfortunate consequence. The problem with...
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    Tom replied to the thread RealTimeTrains website.
    I have noted this as an issue recently and it is now an issue in the backlog to resolve. I both agree and disagree. This data was...
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    I am led to believe that Darwin itself has done it in the past too, with fairly poor results. RTTs model for this is essentially at...
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    RTT does not use Darwin. I have made this clear in the past and I will make it clear again. It never has, does not at the moment and in...
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    Where is that in action? I've certainly not seen it in places where I'd expect.
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    Yes, indeed. The WTT does not include detail of platforms at every station, which the CIS requires, so most systems have some mechanism...
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    While the platform light grey it is either the booked platform or some other logic to forecast the platform. Once it goes black...
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    It was more intelligent than just using the WTT. It, currently, just shows the WTT until it knows demonstrably otherwise. Up until about...
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    Tom replied to the thread Bedford and LNER.
    Google Maps will be showing LNER as existing at Bedford because they do have rail replacement buses filed in the system between St Neots...
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    Tom replied to the thread RealTimeTrains website.
    That is the angle I broadly take on this subject. Personally, I don't find specific unit numbers all that useful apart from if I want to...

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