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  1. WesternLancer replied to the thread NER Railcar.

    a great bonus as far as I was concerned!

    27 Jan 2020 at 23:17
  2. WesternLancer replied to the thread 1980s EMUs in London area - which routes to find them?.

    Yes, it was those esp I wanted to sample, not having been on one since bed pan days IIRC! It was largely poor standards of cleanliness...

    27 Jan 2020 at 23:01
  3. WesternLancer replied to the thread Is London International CIV still a thing?.

    well, I'd probably stay with a mate in London and progress whole remaining jny next day. But the point is it's speculating what people...

    27 Jan 2020 at 13:58
  4. WesternLancer replied to the thread Is London International CIV still a thing?.

    so you might need validity on the following day if your eurostar was so late as to miss your final connection to Southport...

    27 Jan 2020 at 13:41
  5. WesternLancer replied to the thread 1980s EMUs in London area - which routes to find them?.

    Yes, i had plenty of 315s to choose from on LO servcies to Chingford, Enfield Town and Cheshunt. I didn't manage to sample a London...

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:47
  6. WesternLancer replied to the thread 1980s EMUs in London area - which routes to find them?.

    Thanks - this was handy advice as I took a 10 car service and nipped between the 2 455s and then into the 456 over the course of the...

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:40
  7. WesternLancer replied to the thread 1980s EMUs in London area - which routes to find them?.

    I didn't manage to make any Southern 455s so will save that tip for future trip Plenty of 315 and 317s at Liverpool Street to meet my...

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:39
  8. WesternLancer replied to the thread GWR Pullman.

    Glad I did it earlier last year when it was still an HST! You have reminded me how good that was.

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:37
  9. WesternLancer replied to the thread London North Eastern Railway First Class service.

    Yes, and the off peak period is more of the week than the peak hours, so it may well be that looked at overall the leisure market migth...

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:35
  10. WesternLancer replied to the thread Transport Investigations taking me to court *settled*.

    Well they might - but the process of that (and the refund request) would have much slimmer chance of ending up paying £300+ to 'solve'

    27 Jan 2020 at 12:31
  11. WesternLancer replied to the thread Praise for LNER RPO in Railcard dispute.

    Plenty of graduations right through the year these days as most universities. Postgraduate qualification graduations very often not in...

    27 Jan 2020 at 10:39
  12. WesternLancer replied to the thread Transport Investigations taking me to court *settled*.

    It is still of concern that a delayed train causes a passenger who may not understand the nature of ticket validity to think they need...

    27 Jan 2020 at 10:31
  13. WesternLancer replied to the thread Is London International CIV still a thing?.

    "AFAIK UK TOCs will treat ES like a National Rail service and allow travel by a later train." I think often the case but only CIV...

    27 Jan 2020 at 10:17
  14. WesternLancer replied to the thread Things to do in Carlisle.

    If you like pubs it's worth seeking out some of the pubs built during the period of the State Management Scheme in Carlisle - helps one...

    24 Jan 2020 at 14:08
  15. WesternLancer replied to the thread GNER White Rose Questions.

    Long term this would probably have been a good plan, tho assume the White Rose NoL sets was a quicker and cheaper option, and then more...

    24 Jan 2020 at 10:34