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  1. Monopoli replied to the thread Real Time Infrastructure Manager - Crossrail.

    Has anyone applied for this job and was successful?

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:28
  2. AlterEgo replied to the thread Trivia - named stations that were located outside their towns etc..

    Leighton Buzzard is actually in Linslade.

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:28
  3. johntea replied to the thread West Yorkshire MCard - Slow progress with implementation?.

    I purchased a bus only DaySaver today(£5.50) using one of the MCard machines at the bus station - quite impressive in that if you don't...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:27
  4. mallard replied to the thread Remote controlled 08's.

    According to scant details here and on Wikipedia, the former 08267 was used to trial a radio control system around 1979/80. The loco was...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:27
  5. NSEFAN replied to the thread Repositioning Frome to the mainline proper - any merit in it?.

    Exactly: serving Frome with more mainline services slows them down, so a compromise has to be met. There's no need to close the station,...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:26
  6. Bornin1980s replied to the thread New CAF and Bombardier stock for West Midlands Trains.

    What is the biggest age gap you know of between hardware that you have interfaced? And what is the oldest operating computer hardware...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:26
  7. SamYeager replied to the thread Privatisation vs nationalisation vs the RoW.

    Being "acceptable to run things at a loss" also meant there was no incentive to decide between "nice to have" and "essential". Like most...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:24
  8. Chester1 replied to the thread Island Line Railway - current state and the future.

    If the D78s can fit then why haven't they been introduced? They have been available for three years and singling the tunnel wouldn't...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:23
  9. snowball replied to the thread Blackpool - Manchester Electrification.

    Year before, alas!

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:23
  10. coppercapped replied to the thread Future Network Rail Investment.

    Thank you for that analysis. That's a lot to think about...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:23
  11. tsr replied to the thread Potential disruption from storm Brian 21/10 & 22/10.

    Network Rail will be imposing speed restrictions on Southern's East & West Coastway routes, as well as Hurst Green - Uckfield and...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:19
  12. Mugby replied to the thread Go North East axes printed publicity.

    Do they maintain any timetable cases on bus stops or shelters? If they stop producing printed matter, what will they put in them - or...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:18
  13. fowler9 replied to the thread Liverpool Lime St remodelling.

    Yesterday was good fun in my area with Lime Street being shut and Arriva being on strike. The rail replacement buses (Which had been...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:16
  14. squizzler replied to the thread Heart of Wales in trouble this week? (from 16.10.17).

    I suspect railhead conditions would be due to the sheer quantity of leaves blown off the trees, as it was not especially wet. The Heart...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:16
  15. ashworth replied to the thread Future for HST on MML.

    Why is a 700 deemed unsuitable for anywhere further out than Bedford when they are not unsuitable in the other direction down to...

    20 Oct 2017 at 15:15