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    Transport for Wales 769's

    Given that they’ve said this June 2 years running now,saying this spring means absolutely nothing.....
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    South Wales 'Metro'

    This is is surely no different to London? I spent a week last September travelling from central London outwards each day visiting various places and most of the 10-12 car trains I used during off peak could have fit their passenger loading on to a 25 seater minibus...some an 8 seater would have...
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    TfW Class 170's

    Will GA be penalised for units not being up to scratch on transfer to TFW? .i ask as I’ve seen people state on here numerous times that at the end of contracts units are supposed to be returned in a certain standard, even if being scrapped(I know the 170s aren’t being scrapped ) but the point...
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    Cambrian Storm Damage / Conwy Valley Flooding 02/20

    ‘Transport for Wales is currently operating bus rail replacement services between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth and between Machynlleth and Pwllheli. Both lines remain closed until further notice.’ Until further notice.....let’s hope they can get it done before the Easter half term! Although I’m...
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    South Wales 'Metro'

    Isn’t Rhymney line staying 4tph? Or have a read wrong!
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    CAF Civity for TfW

    Would it be to logical for tfw units to be built with different bogies then if they are proving an issue?
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    Work starts on new station at Bow Street

    I thought work had already started! Surprised to see it hadn’t when I seen this article! What length trains can the platform accommodate?
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    CAF Civity for TfW

    They were always planned to operate that route once they were built and the 230 then move across to increase bidston service to 2 tph
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    TFW problems on Saturday

    Why can’t companies just be honest with their customers with what the issues are. (Not just railways but in other industries to) Honesty goes much further than deception.
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    Progress of delivery of cascaded/refurbished/PRM modified stock to TFW/Wales and Borders

    I have to agree, the way the last 2 pages have gone today we’re going to end up with yet another TFW stock thread being locked because it’s turned into a conversation and lots of irrelevant and pointless posts that add nothing to the subject at hand.can we keep things on point and relevant with...
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    Progress of delivery of cascaded/refurbished/PRM modified stock to TFW/Wales and Borders

    They are a temporary measure. Plenty of new stock on order,see attachment
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    Progress of delivery of cascaded/refurbished/PRM modified stock to TFW/Wales and Borders

    It’s the 2nd or 3rd TFW stock shortage thread to be locked, perhaps one of the mods doesn’t like the welsh :lol::lol: (I joke) It’s good to see more units arriving though!just need the 230s now :smile:
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    Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates

    I don’t believe I’ve ever made an opinion in favour or against greater Anglia trains, I was simply pointing out that more carriages doesn’t automatically mean more trains...... longer trains yes but not necessarily more trains. I’m only following this topic as some of your trains were destined...
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    Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates

    Ye I know my figures aren’t right,I was making the point that more carriages doesn’t mean more trains.but I think you know that.
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    Greater Anglia Rolling Stock Updates

    Removing 3 x 1 carriage trains and replacing with 1x 4 carriage train might mean more carriages but that’s 2 less trains to operate services...... which means more cancelled services ,how is that better? I know my figures of what’s gone recently are probably wrong (loosely following)but just...
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    Keolis Amey Wales - Future Rolling Stock

    Thank you,knew I’d seen it somewhere.dates slipping is fine as long as the existing stock isn’t promised off to early! don’t think we would want to be in GA position in 2 years time!
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    Keolis Amey Wales - Future Rolling Stock

    I’m sure they new diesel fleet was given an original start of introduction date of mid 2021........new quoted date above is 2022..... I’ll see If can find the original documents that were released ,or perhaps someone might have them saved somewhere?
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    TFW Stock Shortages

    Given the problems in new stock introduction across the uk would it not be wise to have a more realistic in service date of 2023-2025 for TfW new fleets with the intention of keeping existing stock on until 2024-2025. if existing stock gets Promised to other TOCS from 2022 onwards then we could...
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    TfW Class 170's

    The biggest question is are/will there be enough crews trained on them for timetable change?
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    RMT DOO Dispute on West Midlands Trains

    as long as topics get locked the discussion will always end up carrying on into another thread and then that thread goes off topic and gets locked......and so the cycle continues on and on and......... I’ve only been on here a year and I’ve seen this exact cycle play out numerous times...

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