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Mark Warrick
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Train traveller and amateur photographer
Train traveller and amateur photographer

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Chelsea Girl
A second trip to family in London in a few weeks, this time to bring granddaughter home with us, meant booking another train trip. With only a few weeks' notice, the scope for affordable First Class tickets between Peterborough and London was limited and we...
Chelsea Girl
Chelsea Girl
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Better Bus Services in Lincoln
An intending passenger consults the large information screen to discover from which bay her bus departs. Displays adjacent to each waiting area list the bays' departures. Twice recently I have had to go to meetings in Lincoln when I have not been in so much...
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Do this. Julius Caesar.
We do not often get to the theatre. Even less do we get to top London theatres. But when we saw a review for the Bridge Theatre's production of Julius Caesar we thought we really must see it. Booking early was vital, as was a matinée performance to avoid th...
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Another Royal Visit
Apart from our holidays and a few work trips (and these latter have been very few this year), all our occasional travel seems to have been to London lately, largely because of our desire to visit our family there, and also because, frankly, London is well w...
Another Royal Visit
Another Royal Visit
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Another Walk to the Pub ...
Train rides and country walk Regular readers will be familiar with my occasional outings with my local church, starting with Ely , then York , Oakham (for the Grainstore Brewery ) and Spalding . Recently I thought that a trip I had done personally a few yea...
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Another Brick in the Wall
Now and again when I'm browsing through the Great Rail Journeys brochure one particular trip stands out, and I've always liked the thought of their Grand Imperial Cities holiday, visiting some of the capitals of Europe. It has therefore long been on what I ...
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Such a Pretty City!
When I was growing up it was hard to imagine that I would ever be able to visit eastern Europe, or if I did I would be constantly under suspicion and in danger. There were exotic cities like Budapest, Bratislava, Belgrade, Berlin, Prague and Warsaw which I ...
Such a Pretty City!
Such a Pretty City!
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Southern Summer Sunshine; Solent and Sussex
A rail tour of the south coast of England As usual this summer we planned to spend a day at the seaside with our friends who habitually stay at East Wittering. We have normally stayed about a week and visited other places in the south of England, including ...
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A Transport Heritage Holiday
Reflections of a wet city in the shiny valance around New Street Station. That's us standing there! Our best friends suggested a spring holiday in Birmingham. Yes, that Birmingham in the English West Midlands: not an obvious holiday destination, but (1) the...
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To Chichester via Portsmouth
On a lovely afternoon we boarded a train at the charming little station in Shanklin, bound back to the mainland for the rest of our summer holiday. Some effort has been made to make the stations on the Island line redolent of the past - appropriately given ...
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