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Author Topic: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan  (Read 1649 times)

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UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« on: January 12, 2018, 03:00:57 PM »
UPDATED - There will be a full train service tomorrow between Birmingham and Nottingham, however there will be no lifts working on Nottingham station.
« Last Edit: January 12, 2018, 07:19:51 PM by bobcat »

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2018, 03:33:22 PM »


always good to plan your station fire in advance

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2018, 03:44:07 PM »
Trains from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham may terminate at Beeston Saturday 13th Jan due to the station fire at Nottingham.

Fans going the Forest game tomorrow might want to make alternative travel arrangements.

Being discussed on the pre-match thread as well.
If they are running to Beeston then it's a short walk to the trams stop in Beeston centre and the trams are running into the City Centre (not stopping at Nottingham Station).

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2018, 03:56:34 PM »
The trams are going to be very packed I'd have thought. Hopefully a replacement bus service will be added to help with demand.

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2018, 04:48:50 PM »
You can travel to any of the following stations (depending on which direction you are coming from)

Derby 25 taxi or Red Arrow Bus
Beeston 10 Taxi or Bus/Tram into City Centre
Attenborough - A tiny village station but 5 mins walk to busy street where you can get taxi (10) or bus.
East Midlands Parkway - Now only served via Taxi although they may run a special bus service due to circumstances. 10 taxi.
Lowdham/Burton Joyce - Small village stations realistically going to be taxi only from here around 20.

If your train is still going via any of these stations you'll be good to go.
 

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2018, 05:26:49 PM »


always good to plan your station fire in advance

Charming.

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2018, 05:54:41 PM »
Trains from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham may terminate at Beeston Saturday 13th Jan due to the station fire at Nottingham.

Fans going the Forest game tomorrow might want to make alternative travel arrangements.

Where's the source of this because Cross Country trains are still saying they don't know what service they'll be running tomorrow until structural engineers have assessed Nottingham station?

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2018, 05:56:17 PM »
Trains from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham may terminate at Beeston Saturday 13th Jan due to the station fire at Nottingham.

Fans going the Forest game tomorrow might want to make alternative travel arrangements.

Where's the source of this because Cross Country trains are still saying they don't know what service they'll be running tomorrow until structural engineers have assessed Nottingham station?

I work in a railway control. There is another conference at 1930. If there's any update I'll post it here.
« Last Edit: January 12, 2018, 06:21:45 PM by bobcat »

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Re: Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2018, 06:20:19 PM »
BTP are now advising against any train travel to Nottingham tomorrow...

http://media.btp.police.uk/r/15048/advice_for_football_fans_travelling_over_the_week

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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2018, 07:20:03 PM »
UPDATED - There will be a full train service tomorrow between Birmingham and Nottingham, however there will be no lifts working on Nottingham station.

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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #10 on: January 12, 2018, 07:21:24 PM »
Where has the update come from please, mate? Can't see it online.

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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #11 on: January 12, 2018, 07:30:44 PM »
Glad the station front hasn't been damaged, they've done a great job with it.


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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #12 on: January 12, 2018, 07:31:40 PM »
Where has the update come from please, mate? Can't see it online.

I work in the Control. Info just being sent out to the public now.

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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #13 on: January 12, 2018, 07:32:02 PM »
Brilliant, many thanks. Phenomenal by those involved.

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Re: UPDATED* Trains to Nottingham Saturday 13th Jan
« Reply #14 on: January 12, 2018, 09:59:47 PM »
The trams are going to be very packed I'd have thought. Hopefully a replacement bus service will be added to help with demand.

It's a bit of a walk from Beeston to the actual town centre there. Good ten minutes so doubt trams will be rammed from that area. From there it's twenty minutes to Nottm city centre and then another 5 to the station stops.

Would personally get a bus ticket with the train ticket as there's loads that go towards the Trent Bridge area.