Avonmouth station has experienced ups and downs over the last few years, but recently benefitted from some TLC. First some background: in late 2014, Network Rail...Continue reading
On 24th September, Great Western Railway (GWR) laid on a special, non-stop train from Temple Meads to Paddington – to celebrate the release of the...Continue reading
FoSBRites might have been inspired by the Bristol Clean Air Day at Castle Park on Thursday 20th June 2019 organised by the Bristol Clean Air...Continue reading
In April of this year, it was announced that the Clifton Rocks Railway had been bought by Ian Johnson, the businessman who also owns the...Continue reading
FoSBR has made a detailed response to the Draft Joint Local transport Plan 4 (JLTP4). We are pleased to support the objectives at Section 3...
We await with interest details of a scheme by The Clifton Cable Company. They plan to build a gondola lift (or ‘cable car’) system in...Continue reading
On the morning of Monday 3 December Network Rail successfully completed the installation of two new railway lines between Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Temple...Continue reading
WECA, the West of England Combined Authority, have issued their draft Joint Local Transport Plan Version 4 (JLTP4). This has been prepared by WECA and...Continue reading
In April 2018 Network Rail completed the Bristol Area Signalling Renewals and Enhancements (BASRE) project, an upgrade of signalling in and around Bristol Temple Meads....Continue reading
In September 2015 the WECA Joint Transport Board confirmed the decision to progress with the Henbury Spur as part of MetroWest Phase 2 – but...