Railways in General
#81
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Check out @Clinnick1’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/Clinnick1/status/111...14914?s=09

Interesting news Re Stagecoach and rail franchises.
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#82
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https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert...5056b64545

Changes ahead at Sunderland?
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#83
RE: Railways in General
(30 Apr 2019, 9:03 am)Andreos1 Wrote: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert...5056b64545

Changes ahead at Sunderland?

Hopefully, the whole top floor needs a major makeover (like where burger king etc is)
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#84
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https://www.bigplanbigchanges.co.uk/online-survey


RDG sessions move to the North East this week.

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#85
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https://www.gov.uk/government/news/two-i...rail-fares


Changes to ticketing, including section between Newcastle and Edinburgh

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#86
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Wow its cheaper to drive to Edinburgh instead if hopping on the train (obv not in advance that bad).

Will never get cars off the road at this rate.

#87
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Few train contracts coming up for renewal in the next year or so...


CrossCounty - 18th October 2020
GWR - 31st March 2020
Southeastern - 31st March 2020

First Trenitalia to take over West Coast Main Line rail services from 8 December 2019. (as we knew)


Anyone got any information, on who's bid for what?
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#88
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(12 Oct 2019, 11:27 am)Michael Wrote: Few train contracts coming up for renewal in the next year or so...


CrossCounty - 18th October 2020
GWR - 31st March 2020
Southeastern - 31st March 2020

First Trenitalia to take over West Coast Main Line rail services from 8 December 2019. (as we knew)


Anyone got any information, on who's bid for what?


https://www.gov.uk/government/collection...agreements


Here's a starting point for you.


On a connected note, rumours abound that Northern franchise may become available soon.

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#89
RE: Railways in General
(12 Oct 2019, 1:07 pm)Andreos1 Wrote:


https://www.gov.uk/government/collection...agreements


Here's a starting point for you.


On a connected note, rumours abound that Northern franchise may become available soon.


Thanks, be interesting if Northern becomes available early.
Ooo Friend, Bus Friend.

#90
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(12 Oct 2019, 1:19 pm)Michael Wrote: Thanks, be interesting if Northern becomes available early.


https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/business-...ssion=true


Media seem to be picking up on comments made by Grant Shapps and drawing their own conclusions.


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