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    Sold wrong ticket - Advice Please

    Hi there, My girlfriend is in the process of travelling down from Nottingham to stay with me in Reading for a long weekend. She purchased an off-peak return from the ticket office, requesting that she goes via London, as we are spending the day there on Sunday, before she travels back to...
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    Lincoln Diversions

    From late October to mid-November, due to weekend engineering works, trains were diverted away from the ECML and diverted via Lincoln, Sleaford and Spalding. I spent considerable time one Saturday recording these rare movements. This video features : Eurosheds on an RHTT 67020 and Arriva...
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    UK Version of Bombardier Traxx passenger loco ready for launch

    http://www.railwaygazette.com/nc/news/single-view/view/traxx-uk-aimed-at-two-uk-franchises.html Interesting news. I wonder whether or not this will end up getting ordered. Conceptually, it certainly has it's advantages over Class 90/91 locos on account of the last mile diesel engine...
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    What to see/How to get around Berlin

    Hello everyone, I am going to Berlin for three days, and fly out tomorrow, and will be arriving at Schonefield airport at about 1:30 PM. I was there very briefly in February, and didn't really get chance to travel on their railway system (the lady who sold me a 3 day travel ticket at the...
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    GCR/GNR through Nottingham

    Having lived in Nottingham for a number of years, I have become very interested in the Great Central and Great Northern lines and stations which used to exist within the city. Judging by some of the photos I’ve seen of Nottingham Victoria and the structures which carried the railway lines...
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    DB Intercity Stock

    A while back, I read in a magazine that DB were considering renewing some of their Intercity Coaching Stock. Due to the fact that the locos hauling it were fairly new, they were looking into getting hauled stock rather than units. Does anyone know whether or not they ended up going down the...
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    Lincoln Christmas Market Special Trains

    I took some footage of the Christmas Market Special trains at Lincoln on the 5th Dec. Unfortunately due to work commitments I didn't have time to edit and upload the footage I took until yesterday. Traction included - FL 66, EWS & Royal liveried 67s, WCRC 47s and a Bullied Pacific...

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