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by Train Spotter
Wed May 16, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: London & North Eastern Railway Company
Replies: 8
Views: 14925

London & North Eastern Railway Company

From 24th June the ECML will be known as the London North Eastern Railway company & will be run by the government
by Train Spotter
Sun Feb 11, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 139
Views: 291903

Re: CLAN LINE

Not sure if my post came thru so shall repeat. Train Spotter, glad you had a fantastic day, good to meet you at Hedge End. Hope you have a good birthday tomorrow. Did you manage a cab visit at Victoria? Despite the rain and cold we had an excellent day on "The King Alfred" with some very spirited r...
by Train Spotter
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 139
Views: 291903

Re: CLAN LINE

Fantastic day..... Big thanks to those who made it happen.. Clan line was in fantastic condition steaming very well.
by Train Spotter
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 139
Views: 291903

Re: CLAN LINE

Chris Meredith wrote:Clan Line has passed FTR for tomorrow's FTR, looking forward to a good trip.
Train Spotter, I shall be with the support crew, I will be the one with the clip board if you wish to make yourself known. Hope you have any enjoyable day.
I look forward to meeting you tomorrow....
by Train Spotter
Tue Feb 06, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML shambles
Replies: 5
Views: 9970

Re: ECML shambles

To be fair the failings have got more to do with Network Rail & the DfT. The Virgin/Stagecoach bid was based on infrastructure upgrades set out in the invitation to to tender, these have not happened, so with no upgrades fewer trains, result less income to pass onto the DfT as premium payments. I b...
by Train Spotter
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:19 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML shambles
Replies: 5
Views: 9970

ECML shambles

It seems virgin Trains East Coast as been given permission to end it's contract with the government within the next few months & not 2020 as failing Graling transport secretary said last November. . The failing Graling told the commons last night that two options was on the table (1) ECML would be b...
by Train Spotter
Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Derby Summer / Autumn 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 6116

Derby Summer / Autumn 2018

Important information for members who want to travel / visit Derby between 22nd July to 7th October 2018.... Due to major signalling scheme & other alterations been made at Derby station & track work the following alteration will apply to all passenger services.... Derby Crewe Derby services Between...
by Train Spotter
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 139
Views: 291903

Re: CLAN LINE

Hope there are no problems with clan line on 10th February as I'm Looking forward to having my first trip on clan line as part of my birthday....
by Train Spotter
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL
Replies: 160
Views: 431633

Re: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL

Any idea when the December RO the printed version will be landing on my doormat not arrived as of Tuesday 5th December.... Any information will be most welcome?????
by Train Spotter
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: We must never forget
Replies: 1
Views: 6248

We must never forget

We must never forget all those railway personal who went & fought & never made it back in World War 1 & World War 2

Rest in peace theyll never be forgotten

RIP