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A Plea For Help From Lancashire

I have a Google Alert setup to look for stories about the Todmorden Curve. Normally, it picks up worthy stories about the Todmorden Curve and the new services from Blackburn and Burnley into Manchester. 468 more words


The Blue House on Galos

I’ve already begun booking my vacation, even though it is still months in the future. There are still a few question marks. Now that Calbuco has gone to orange alert, I suspect I won’t have any major volcano troubles.The biggest question right now is how I will get a reservation on the November 13… 243 more words


Northern Rail Odyssey part 2: the North East

We start the day with a look at the rail map and the weather forecast. Though it’s not bad with us, there are claims of heavy rain along the Tyne during the morning and we briefly wonder whether to change our plan. 814 more words



Berlin marks the official halfway point. But, that also means that I am running very far behind on my posts. Since my last exam at Uni was today my plan is to do about a post a day until I get catch up. 710 more words


Model Train Show

My parents own and run a signage company, Pakketmoles, and one of their services they offer is laser cutting. Helping out at the shop at times, I usually end up working with this incredible machine. 312 more words


Railways and Horizons

For the past couple of years I have spent a lot of time on the V Line – a country express train.

Its great alone time, but it’s only now that i truely appreciate it. 110 more words