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VOI scooters outside BRI Electric scooters – last mile solution? The Voi electric scooter hire trial has been expanded to cover a larger area or Bristol. Could electric scooters help solve the 'last mile' problem? Continue reading...
Cartoon image of FoSBR AGM 2021 being held on Zoom meeting FoSBR 2021 Annual General Meeting The FoSBR 2021 Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday 29th January 2021 at 19.30. The AGM will be held online via Zoom. Continue reading...
December 2020 Timetable Change Poster (top) December 2020 timetable FoSBR were disappointed at the loss of some services in the December 2020 Severn Beach Line timetable due to work on Bristol East Junction. Continue reading...
Cover of ORR document - Estimates of Station Usage 2019-20 Station Usage Figures 2019-2020 FoSBR look at the ORR Station usage figures for 2019-2020 to see how passenger numbers have changed in our area. Continue reading...
WECA Strategic Rail Investment plan WECA Strategic Rail Investment Plan WECA approved their 10 year delivery plan for Strategic Rail Investment at a meeting on 4th December 2020. Continue reading...
Keyboard FoSBR mailing list Yahoo groups are to close permanently in December 2020. This means that we have had to set up a new FoSBR mailing list. Continue reading...
Portway Park&Ride (Illustration c/o Network Rail) GRIPping News! The Network Rail project project development process GRIP is being replaced by an improved process called PACE, according to Rail Magazine. Continue reading...
Bristol Temple Meads - 180th birthday murals Bristol Temple Meads – 180th birthday murals Bristol Temple Meads is 180 years old. Network Rail commissioned a vivid and interesting history exhibition on the walls of the underpass. Continue reading...
New railway bridge at Gipsy Patch Lane Gipsy Patch Lane railway bridge replacement Gipsy Patch Lane railway bridge is being replaced to accommodate MetroBus services between Bristol Parkway The Mall, Cribbs Causeway. Continue reading...