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Forum: London Transport September 21st 07, 07:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,928
Posted By Bob
Oyster Card

On Aug 20, 10:54 pm, Uncle Dave wrote:
Can anyone tell me how I can use myOysterCard on buses? TFL don't
seem to want to - they hint at it, presumably expecting...
Forum: London Transport September 12th 07, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By Bob
Cross River Tram Consultation Process Report Published

On Sep 12, 7:42 am, Bob wrote:
http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/projectsandschemes/networkandservices...

I must have missed this cutting from July 2007 - oh for the...
Forum: London Transport September 12th 07, 06:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By Bob
Cross River Tram Consultation Process Report Published

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/projectsandschemes/networkandservices/crossrivertram/2047.aspx
Forum: London Transport September 8th 07, 06:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,273
Posted By Bob
Mysteries seen from the air

On Sep 8, 6:40 am, Offramp wrote:
On Sep 8, 2:41 am, Tom Anderson wrote:

Now, somebody tell me why there's a factory in Croydon with a number
...
Forum: London Transport August 26th 07, 05:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,078
Posted By Bob
Camden Town revisited - many times, many,many times

On Aug 25, 5:25 pm, Stuart wrote:
Bob wrote:
Tube station revamp on the cards if route is split in two

http://www.thecnj.co.uk/camden/082307/news082307_17.html

...
Forum: London Transport August 24th 07, 06:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,078
Posted By Bob
Camden Town revisited - many times, many,many times

Tube station revamp on the cards if route is split in two

http://www.thecnj.co.uk/camden/082307/news082307_17.html

quote
Congestion fears as transport chiefs investigate changes to ageing
Northern...
Forum: London Transport August 11th 07, 06:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 795
Posted By Bob
Right that's Metrolink sorted - whose next?

http://www.croydonguardian.co.uk/news/localnews/display.var.1611055.0.tfl_tramtracks_performance_unacceptable.php

quote
TfL: 'Tramtrack's performance unacceptable'
By Dan Menhinnitt

The company...
Forum: London Transport August 10th 07, 05:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,273
Posted By Bob
Extend the ELL to Alexandra Palace?

A suggestion from Jim Blake elow. Is it...
Forum: London Transport August 8th 07, 06:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,143
Posted By Bob
West London Tram

On Aug 3, 12:51 pm, thoss wrote:
Today's Ealing Gazette has a story that Ken has suspended the WLT until
after Crossrail opens, if that goes ahead.
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More News from...
Forum: London Transport August 6th 07, 10:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,143
Posted By Bob
West London Tram

On Aug 5, 6:59 pm, Boltar wrote:
Since the uxbridge road already has a "bus based solution" that gets
nicely stuck in traffic jams I assume that means they're going to...
Forum: London Transport August 3rd 07, 10:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,483
Posted By Bob
Crossrail franchise

An article and a leader from today's FT suggest dovetailing Thameslink
and Crossrail.

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/f30a134a-413a-11dc-8f37-0000779fd2ac.html

Quote
Crossrail crawling closer to green...
Forum: London Transport August 3rd 07, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 647
Posted By Bob
Goodbye WLT Hello Cross River

On Aug 3, 10:16 am, wrote:
How would that work? The closest CRT would go to that axis is Holborn,
so you're not talking about an extension, but an entirely different
...
Forum: London Transport August 3rd 07, 08:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,483
Posted By Bob
Crossrail franchise

On Aug 2, 10:28 pm, "Paul Scott"
wrote:
I'm not sure this view is correct. Surely the way Crossrail trains will be
sharing tracks on existing routes to...
Forum: London Transport August 3rd 07, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 647
Posted By Bob
Goodbye WLT Hello Cross River

With Ken putting the West London Tram Scheme into the too difficult
tray,the Cross River Transit comes to the fore. Although it is going /
has gone? through the consultation stage I believe that it...
Forum: London Transport August 3rd 07, 07:59 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,896
Posted By Bob
Grit in the Oyster

http://www.silicon.com/publicsector/0,3800010403,39168037,00.htm

Of course this will mean the need for cyber gripping.
Forum: London Transport August 2nd 07, 08:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,483
Posted By Bob
Crossrail franchise

Another option - as a result of Ken/Boris exercising his Mayoral
powers over railways outside London - TfL assume responsiblity for
Crossrail and lets the franchise as part of London...
Forum: London Transport August 2nd 07, 05:37 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,483
Posted By Bob
Crossrail franchise

On Aug 2, 6:14 pm, "Graham Harrison"
wrote:
The "Two Crossrail questions" thread set me thinking. Paddington is
currently FGW territory. ...
Forum: London Transport July 31st 07, 03:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 961
Posted By Bob
Court Injunction to ban members of RSPB et al from Heathrow

On Jul 29, 6:36 pm, SB wrote:
All support welcome outside the court before the hearing starts and
in the public gallery in the court.

How will one be able to distinguish...
Forum: London Transport July 28th 07, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,303
Posted By Bob
Feral Gang Steaming Heathrow Connect

On Jul 28, 7:42 am, SB wrote:
I've just come off the 22.33 ex-Paddington Connect (27/7/2007).

At Paddington there was a gang of Somali youths casing the train. They
...
Forum: London Transport July 25th 07, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 884
Posted By Bob
GOBLIN upgrade TIF finance announced

http://www.dft.gov.uk/press/speechesstatements/statements/statebarkingtogospeloak
quote
The Parliamentary under Secretary for Transport (Tom Harris): The
Department for Transport has today announced...
Forum: London Transport July 22nd 07, 10:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,241
Posted By Bob
HLOS - Thameslink rumours from Reuters

On Jul 21, 7:57 pm, allan tracy wrote:

Every newspaper, every party and everyone are in favour of more
investment in public transport, it's converting it into...
Forum: London Transport July 21st 07, 08:05 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,241
Posted By Bob
HLOS - Thameslink rumours from Reuters

No real surprise that Thameslink would be on the HLOS agenda - given
the urgent need to rebuild London Bridge. It will also fill in the
national investment gap before Crossrail starts up after...
Forum: London Transport July 18th 07, 07:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,380
Posted By Bob
Metronet gone bust!!!

On Jul 16, 9:12 am, "GigaNews" ??? wrote:
just seen this breaking news

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6900360.stm
It has now - see
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6903977.stm
Forum: London Transport July 10th 07, 11:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,263
Posted By Bob
Reuters announce Chiltern Railways for sale

Further report from Reuters
Quote
LONDON (Reuters) - Chiltern Railways could be auctioned as soon as
late August by fund manager Henderson , with bids expected to exceed
80 million pounds, industry...
Forum: London Transport July 6th 07, 06:01 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,524
Posted By Bob
North London Line goes 4-car in early 2011

On Jul 6, 6:39 pm, "Paul Scott"
wrote:

Terminating at WJ LL also allows those who got on the wrong train at
stations east of Camden Rd to recover the...
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