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Through trains to Fishguard

Halfway through the consultation period, the Welsh Government Rail Unit today issued a revised timetable for the extra Fishguard trains running from September. View the revised timetable here: Annex 1 to consultation letter June and the revised consultation letter here: … Continue reading

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Preferred timetable – government correction

The Welsh Government Rail Unit has confirmed a timetable error, drawn to their attention by Fishguard Trains. We queried the morning train from Carmarthen at 9:00 that leaves Whitland at 9:04. They now say “there is indeed an error here. … Continue reading

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Welsh Government Consultation – CORRECTED

      25 May 2011   Eich cyf/Your Ref: Ein cyf/Our ref:   english cymraeg english Dear Colleague Five Additional Daily Trains to Fishguard The Welsh Government announced on 29 March that it will be funding five additional trains … Continue reading

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Fishguard timetable: the devil’s in the detail

Two months after the former Transport Minister announced funding for five extra daily return trains to Fishguard, the Welsh Government today launches the timetable for public consultation. In these two months, we’ve not only had a change of government and … Continue reading

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Take the A Train

Pam Jones of Aberjazz and Folk Festival Committees emails Fishguard Trains – I would like to suggest to whoever will be doing the timetabling, the following ideas: 1. Train available at a time that would allow commuting to Swansea/Cardiff for … Continue reading

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Meet the bus or meet the train?

Rhydgaled’s reply to How to write a timetable #2 raises a fundamental timetabling problem: Should the Fishguard-Carmarthen shuttle meet the buses at Fishguard or the trains at Carmarthen? It can’t easily do both, across the day, and in each direction. … Continue reading

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How to write a timetable #2

The story so far … In part one (see How to write a timetable #1) Spad found that a first train out of Fishguard at 7:24 gets to Carmarthen in time for decent connections to Swansea, Cardiff, London and Manchester. … Continue reading

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Rail/bus connections

New trains from Fishguard  – great news in town, but what if you live in Dinas, Mathry, St Davids or Eglwyswrw? You’d like to use the new trains, and we’d all like to see you on them – we need … Continue reading

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How to write a timetable #1

HEALTH WARNING Reading this post can seriously affect your sanity. If you are concerned, Spad suggests you wait until How to write a timetable #2 appears, and go straight to the end. Timetable geeks can read on … Spad’s set … Continue reading

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