Volunteer plea as West Somerset Railway plans for the future

WEST Somerset Railway (WSR) has asked its stakeholders whether they believe funds should be sought so the...

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GWR Franchise Consultation Meeting

All group members may be interested in reading about the recent GWR franchise consultation meeting I...

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A HERITAGE RAILWAY FOR THE PEOPLE

Retired RMT rep and Minehead Rail Link Group press officer David Latimer says it is time to...

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Funds from the Somerset West Lottery

Minehead Rail Link Group is celebrating a new and optimistic breakthrough this week. We have been...

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Fresh optimism in Minehead to Taunton rail campaign

Fresh optimism in Minehead to Taunton rail campaign

CAMPAIGNERS calling for the railway line between Taunton and Mineheadto be reopened have fresh...

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Great Western rail franchise

IMPORTANT!!!!!!If you would like to influence government policy concerning the debate over a...

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The End of the Line

Recent announcements suggest policy-makers get the significance of transport in meeting wider...

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West Somerset remains bottom of Social Mobility Index

Caught in a spiral of ever-growing division WEST Somerset is again at the bottom of the latest...

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Grayling shakes up franchising and plans to overturn Beeching cuts

A new franchising model will be brought in, some old routes may be reopened, and more details have been...

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Rail lines shut during 1960s Beeching cuts could be reopened

Many towns and villages lost their rail links during the Beeching cuts - but the Government is...

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LOCAL RESIDENTS RAILCARD

West Somerset Railway are offering a Local Residents Railcard to allow locals cheaper rail travel.

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Swanage-Wareham rail line reconnection 'a success'

The first regular passenger train services to run between the mainline and a Dorset seaside resort for...

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Freight services on the proposed Minehead Rail Link

Observations on the opportunity to provide freight services on the proposed Minehead Rail Link....

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West Somerset needs a new community rail service!

OUR MANIFESTO!!! Minehead Rail Link Group has been campaigning for the introduction of a new...

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Minehead Council Backs Rail Link in Principle

MINEHEAD Town Council has agreed in principle that a viable fully-operational rail link with...

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A HERITAGE RAILWAY FOR THE PEOPLE

Introducing Minehead Rail Link Group . . . . . .  Ever since British Rail closed the Taunton -...

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MRLG STAND DURING ‘FLYING SCOTSMAN WEEK’

Week commencing 11 September saw us erecting our ‘fun tent’ outside Minehead Station during the...

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Minehead Rail Link Group

New Website Launch

We’re excited to announce that our new and refreshed website is live. The updated site includes...

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