DfT Launch Competition to find '21st Century Brunel'

Discussion in 'UK Railway Discussion' started by Starmill, 13 Jan 2020.

  1. Starmill

    Starmill Events Co-ordinator

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    https://www.gov.uk/government/news/first-of-a-kind-2020-launches-to-find-this-centurys-brunel
     
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  3. stut

    stut Established Member

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    Ahem!

    https://byronbaytrain.com.au/
     
  4. Jorge Da Silva

    Jorge Da Silva Established Member

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    Spelt Century wrong in the title @Starmill
     
  5. Dr_Intoxicated

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    But most people will still understand.
     
  6. sprunt

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    Wonder what Thomas Heatherwick's terrible winning entry will be?
     
  7. matt_world2004

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    Boris Johnson is going to enter a design for a bridge between Northern Ireland and the UK it will win in the under 8s category.
     
  8. Speed43125

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    Exactly!
    Not likely to be any realistic use for a solar train in blighty though, well, maybe summer rush or something but otherwise seems impractical and pointless. You'd be much better off lining the track bed with solar panels than lining a train roof with them! /s
     

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