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Forum: London Transport November 25th 13, 07:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,236
Posted By Spyke
TfL's Google bus maps have gone...

On 22/11/2013 17:30, Mizter T wrote:
The Google map with a London bus route overlayed onto it has disappeared
from the TfL website.

The URL for this was:
...
Forum: London Transport August 24th 13, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,940
Posted By Spyke
London streetview quiz

On 24/08/2013 11:54, eastender wrote:
On 2013-08-24 09:31:39 +0000, Ken Wheatley said:

On 2013-08-23 22:53:56 +0000, Basil Jet said:

Note that you can pan around and even move rather...
Forum: London Transport February 27th 13, 08:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,628
Posted By Spyke
Southern Metro platform extensions (was TfL grant LOROL 2year extension)

On 26/02/2013 21:35, wrote:

Infamously, Meridians (like Voyagers) don't have a corridor
connection between the two units.

Some FCC slows from Cambridge to...
Forum: London Transport January 31st 13, 12:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,727
Posted By Spyke
Waterloo & City special service Sat 26 and Sun 27 January 2013

On 30/01/2013 23:36, Peter Smyth wrote:

But they did improve the signalling during the closure - hence why they
can now run five trains at once instead of four trains.

As for increasing...
Forum: London Transport January 30th 13, 07:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,727
Posted By Spyke
Waterloo & City special service Sat 26 and Sun 27 January 2013

On 30/01/2013 13:23, wrote:
On 30/01/2013 02:23, Spyke wrote:
On 29/01/2013 19:45, Peter Smyth wrote:


I thought that it was summer 2005 when they shut the line for...
Forum: London Transport January 30th 13, 01:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,727
Posted By Spyke
Waterloo & City special service Sat 26 and Sun 27 January 2013

On 29/01/2013 19:45, Peter Smyth wrote:

Would be nice if they could provide the full weekday service before
worrying about Sundays.
Queues back beyond the top of the ramps at Waterloo at...
Forum: London Transport January 29th 13, 06:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,727
Posted By Spyke
Waterloo & City special service Sat 26 and Sun 27 January 2013

On 29/01/2013 11:18, Tim Roll-Pickering wrote:

Rumours are that this will become a permanent arrangement this summer.

Here's hoping. I've often found the lack of a W&C a real pain when the
...
Forum: London Transport December 3rd 12, 06:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,746
Posted By Spyke
Aldwych / Strand Underground

On 03/12/2012 18:37, D7666 wrote:
On Dec 3, 3:01 pm, "tim....." wrote:


I can't understand why they don't open this sort of thing as a permanent
museum.


...
Forum: London Transport November 25th 12, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 751
Posted By Spyke
Metropolitan Railway Jubilee carriage restored to former glory

On 25/11/2012 17:14, e27002 wrote:
On Nov 25, 9:00 am, CJB wrote:
Wonderful. Good work guys - well done!!

...
Forum: London Transport November 20th 12, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By Spyke
LU withdrawn service stock in 1990 - a query

On 20/11/2012 23:11, Jack Taylor wrote:
In some notes from a visit to Ruislip depot at the end of 1990 I have
recorded withdrawn vehicles numbered 1, 6, 8, 9, 10 and 11 present. This
is the...
Forum: London Transport October 26th 12, 10:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,078
Posted By Spyke
Timetables and Prices for LU150 specials announced

The LT Museum have just announced the timetables, prices and ballot
process for the LU150 steam specials next January.

http://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/lu150/calendar

According to the PDF...
Forum: London Transport October 25th 12, 11:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,119
Posted By Spyke
Free Tube station WiFi extended until "early 2013"

On 25/10/2012 17:54, Roland Perry wrote:
In message , at 12:34:13 on Thu, 25 Oct
2012, Roland Perry remarked:
I have a Virgin PAYG phone but...
Forum: London Transport October 24th 12, 08:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,119
Posted By Spyke
Free Tube station WiFi extended until "early 2013"

On 24/10/2012 18:06, Mizter T wrote:
http://my.virginmedia.com/wifi/index.html

"Until early 2013 we're giving everyone full internet access. After
that, full internet access will be...
Forum: London Transport July 6th 12, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,129
Posted By Spyke
Access from DLR at Bank

On 06/07/2012 19:39, David Jackman wrote:

There is a lift which goes direct from the DLR platforms to a dedicated
entrance/exit on King William Street (near the junction with Lombard
Street). ...
Forum: London Transport September 5th 11, 10:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,857
Posted By Spyke
[USA]Prohibition-era train steams onto New York subway for 1920sTV series

On 05/09/2011 10:12, wrote:
All aboard!: Prohibition-era train steams onto New York subway for
1920s TV series
By DAILY MAIL REPORTER

...
Forum: London Transport August 17th 11, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By Spyke
11 September - special train journeys, yay!

On 17/08/2011 22:29, CJB wrote:

BUT ... what's the situation regarding photography? I remember last
year (maybe the year before that) when a photographer was accosted at
Amersham (?) by a...
Forum: London Transport August 17th 11, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By Spyke
11 September - special train journeys, yay!

On 17/08/2011 12:55, Tristán White wrote:


This is for the 1938 train, but as an incentive tickets do include
unlimited journeys on the 1923 Sarah Siddons train (which makes it a
more...
Forum: London Transport July 13th 11, 11:15 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,962
Posted By Spyke
Thank you London Underground

On 13/07/2011 22:58, wrote:


I'm not quite sure about that, to be honest. I once saw a YouTube video
of an excursion train, I think a 38 stock. The train had come into
...
Forum: London Transport April 17th 11, 10:18 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,722
Posted By Spyke
Heightened Security & Photography

On 17/04/2011 23:02, wrote:

Do the rail replacement coaches actually use that space for any
storage? My rather limited experience of using NR replacement
...
Forum: London Transport May 15th 10, 12:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,631
Posted By Spyke
South West Trains platform signage.

On 14/05/2010 16:36, Theo Markettos wrote:
Dr. wrote:
In recent months, South West Trains have changed a lot of signage on
the platforms at their stations...
Forum: London Transport December 24th 07, 04:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,460
Posted By Spyke
The East London Line is dead... Long live the East London Line

Steve Fitzgerald wrote:
In message
,
EE507 writes
I believe the original plan was to run the...
Forum: London Transport December 22nd 07, 09:51 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,460
Posted By Spyke
The East London Line is dead... Long live the East London Line


STOP PRESS... STOP PRESS...
I've just this morning read a thread on District Dave's internet forum
about the closure of the ELL - it looks like a 'special' train of some
sort was on the...
Forum: London Transport May 2nd 07, 08:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,942
Posted By Spyke
LU Stock Transfer Lines

Henry wrote:

[W&C]

I've long thought it should be extended to Vauxhall and possibly
Clapham
Junction, to spread the load a bit. There was a discussion about that
here
a long time ago, and...
Forum: London Transport March 15th 07, 10:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By Spyke
Mobile phone coverage on the Waterloo and City line

Mizter T wrote:
[crossposted to uk.railway - though I'll probably regret doing so!]
[originally posted to uk.transport.london]



Just to clarify - coverage will only extend to the W&C...
Forum: London Transport March 15th 07, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,179
Posted By Spyke
Another W&C Closure?

wrote:
"Spyke" wrote in message
...
This morning, one of my colleagues at work mentioned that he had heart...
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