Bizarre Scotrail Announcements.

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  1. route:oxford

    route:oxford Established Member

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    Edinburgh Park - "Change here for Clyde Leisure sailings."

    Haymarket - "Change here for P&O services to Ireland"
     
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    There was a thread about this recently - apparently it's something about the auto-announcer not being programmed correctly.
     
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    It certainly caused a bit of a laugh on the 09.28 service from Dunblane this am.
     
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    Here it is, was in the Abellio taking over Scotrail thread.
     
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    I understand a softwear update to the PIS was responsible. I awate the new Borders line announcements with interest. Hope they announce bus connections for destinations like Jedburgh, Selkirk, Langholm, Berwick etc at Gala, given the new interchange is designed with such things in mind.
     
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    "Change at Inverkeithing for the Duke of Hamilton's Dog Kennels."
     
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    Ah, so it's just someone taking the...
     
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    "The next station is Charing Cross. Change for Glasgow Queen Street High Level." Unfortunately, I almost believed it!
     
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