Wells , like most places, is far to small to warrant a new railway line. Improved roads and a better bus service would be of much greater benefit to the residents and cheaper. Yes, I know that's Heresy. Here in Ireland political pressure resulted in the missing link in the Limerick to Galway line being rebuilt and reopened. It cost €105 million , it is slower and dearer than the parallel coach route and loses millions per year. Passenger figures have yet to reach the hoped for Year One prediction after several years.