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  1. TheWalrus

    GWR IET Diagrams

    Hello Does anyone have the complete IET diagrams to post here? I’ve searched on this forum and on google for them to no avail. Many Thanks in advance for your help!
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    GWR stabling points queries

    Where can trains be stabled across the GW network? And how many? Specifically can you stable IETs overnight at Paignton, Exeter St David’s, Westbury, Banbury, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Worcester, Oxford, Carmarthen, Taunton, Weston, Cardiff? If yes how many trains/carriages? I believe IETs...
  3. TheWalrus

    EMR 156 at Cardiff Central

    Just seen a 156 at Cardiff Central, thought I was seeing things but I found this on RTT: looks like an ECS working from Landore to Etches Park but why?
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    GWR 2019 draft timetables

    afternoon all, Do we have any recent draft timetables yet for GWR services for the May? 2019 timetable change?
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    GWR timetable recast 2018?

    I was wondering with the electrification delays etc. will there still be a timetable recast in December 2018? I’m particularly interested in the London Paddington to Exeter semi-fast, London to Plymouth and Penzance intercity services and the local Devon services between Exmouth and Paignton...
  6. TheWalrus

    GW relief line service after Crossrail

    I see the proposal during the peaks is: - 2tph to Maidenhead - 2tph to Reading - 4tph to Heathrow - 2tph to West Drayton - 2tph to Reading (semi-fast) - 1tpd to Henley and Bourne End How are they expecting to fit all of these in on the relief lines? Also if stock is available during...
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    Future of London-West of England services via Bristol?

    I am booked on the 1055 from Swindon to Exeter soon, and am interested what members think will be the future of these via Bristol services after IEP and electrification. It is a very useful link from Swindon, Chippenham and Bath to the West Country which I often use myself. It would be a shame...
  8. TheWalrus

    ATW Marches timetable amendments

    I noticed yesterday the Marches services are operating an amended service. There were no Holyheads just the Manchesters calling at all stations Newport-Shrewsbury. What is the reason for this?
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    Exeter to Exmouth and Paignton every 15 minutes?

    Hello I read in a railway magazine today that Devon Council (I think) want to build various new stations and also increase the frequency of services from Exeter to Paignton and Exmouth to every 15 minutes. I foresee many problems with this: Firstly the infrastructure on the Exmouth...
  10. TheWalrus

    1520 cdf~hhd

    hi all I'm booked on this ATW service on Tuesday. Can anyone tell me what traction it will be (175?) and how busy it is? Cheers Ryan
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    180 Adelante at depot outside Alexandra Palace.

    I saw a 180 sitting in the depot at Alexandra Palace behind a shunter, but still in old FGW colours. Would this be en EC, HT or GC set?
  12. TheWalrus

    HST at Newbury Racecourse

    Today I saw a HST stopped at Newbury R/c around 17:12 heading towards London Padd. Was this the 1534 off Taunton?