Travelling short on off-peak tickets during peak hours

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Is this possible?

E.g., London Terminals (St Pancras) - Derby Super-off-peak, code CI

These restrictions apply
MONDAY TO FRIDAY. (By any
train on other days.)

Southbound Restriction:
For travel To or Via London
Terminals, Bedford, Luton
and Luton Airport Parkway

ARRIVE:
LONDON ST PANCRAS INT:
At or after 1129

DEPART:
LONDON ST PANCRAS INT:
Between 1026 & 1515 (inc) and
at or after 1859.

NOTES:
When the origin of the outward
portion of the ticket is
related to Westbury, Castle
Cary, Pewsey or Swindon the
RETURN travel restrictions
above also apply.

Journeys to London Kings Cross
and Stevenage please use
restriction 1L.

Journeys to Euston please use
restriction 2C

If travel is NOT to/via the
stations listed above or
Peterborough, see restriction
code 2V.

Journeys to London Paddington
please use_2Q, 2X, 5Q, WN, WP,
XC & YV.

Can you combine this ticket with say an Anytime single Luton Airport Parkway - St Pancras to travel to London during the morning peak? So using the super off-peak ticket to travel Derby to Luton Airport Parkway at say 7am, and then continuing (on the same train!) with the Luton Airport Parkway - London Terminals ticket.

I note that some restrictions restrict the trains you can use, but these seem to restrict your arrival time, which seems to open up this loophole to travel most of the difference on the super off-peak then the last portion on a relatively cheap Anytime.
 
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Can you combine this ticket with say an Anytime single Luton Airport Parkway - St Pancras to travel to London during the morning peak? So using the super off-peak ticket to travel Derby to Luton Airport Parkway at say 7am, and then continuing (on the same train!) with the Luton Airport Parkway - London Terminals ticket.

For a destination of Luton, we are told "if travel is NOT to/via the
stations listed above" (of which Luton isn't one of the ones that has a specific restriction listed) the restriction refers us to 2V. Let's browse to http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/pdfs/OffPeak.pdf

"Validity Code 2V Monday to Friday only – no travel restrictions on any other days Outward and Return Journeys By any train except those scheduled to depart before 09:30 This restriction is lifted all day from Friday 24 December 2010 until Monday 03 January 2011 inclusive."
 

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If travel is not to/via the stations listed above or Peterborough, see restriction code 2V (which would be valid only after 0930).
 

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What does this mean?

'When the origin of the outward portion of the ticket is related to Westbury, Castle Cary, Pewsey or Swindon the RETURN travel restrictions above also apply.'
 

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What does this mean?

'When the origin of the outward portion of the ticket is related to Westbury, Castle Cary, Pewsey or Swindon the RETURN travel restrictions above also apply.'

Not always applicable as the same restriction code can be used on many flows across the country.

I would hazard a guess that some Great Western-priced flows also use the same restriction code.
 

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Just noticed that the National Rail website uses the wording 'scheduled to arrive' for CI. Brfares has 'arrive at or after' for CI.
 

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Just noticed that the National Rail website uses the wording 'scheduled to arrive' for CI.

Same as the wordings in The Manual.
 
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