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  1. NightRail replied to the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Do you really think that a £20 booking fee on top of a £40 ticket is going to encourage people to come back to the railway?

    Jul 2, 2020 at 8:18 PM
  2. johnofwessex replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    I am a Paddle Steamer Preservation Society Member - you may have suspected this! Anyway in my copy of 'Paddle Wheels' which arrived today, there is the call for candidates for the Societys Council of Management. The only requirement apart from...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 8:14 PM
  3. Jamessquared replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    You are getting ahead of yourself Martin: > but assuming the PLC, is due to be wound up when the new structure is decided It isn't. There is a suggestion that has been put forward of a possible new structure. But that is not the same as...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 8:00 PM
  4. D1039 replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Correct, no other reading intended Patrick

    Jul 2, 2020 at 7:54 PM
  5. johnofwessex liked SebWelsh's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Internally the vehicle is rather tired. The seats need reupholstering, there is mould starting to grow on one of the internal walls and last time I was Guard in it one of the leather window straps split when trying to raise the window (I didn't...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 7:54 PM
  6. acorb liked D1002's post in the thread N7 No. 69621.

    Here are some more pictures of 69621 at Stratford. One of the diesels you mention can also be seen. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  7. johnofwessex liked nanstallon's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Even if the rent for Washford were low, it had been freely negotiated for the 50 year lease, so as long as S&DRT paid it, the WSR regretting its earlier deal does not justifying booting the tenant out.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 7:53 PM
  8. D1039 liked jnc's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    For those who don't recall the details, it broke while at the WSR, but it was nothing to do with the WSR. (The wording could be read other ways.) Noel

    Jul 2, 2020 at 7:50 PM
  9. Piggy liked martin1656's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    I doubt very much that any thought went into the decision, other than, a moment of anger, but assuming the PLC, is due to be wound up when the new structure is decided, whats stopping the trustees from saying the eviction is now...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 7:45 PM
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