Rail Link meeting ‘an overwhelming success’

Rail Link meeting ‘an overwhelming success’

Minehead Rail Link Group’s meeting in the Old Hospital last night (Tuesday) was described as an...

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Rail Link Group to hold public meeting in Minehead

West Somerset Railway (WSR)’s Chris Austin has announced he will meet the Minehead Rail Link...

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West Somerset Railway could link to Taunton station under new plans

The West Somerset Railway is the longest heritage railway in England, running steam services...

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Minehead Town Council Supports Minehead Rail Link Plan

Minehead Town Council Supports Minehead Rail Link Plan

To Minehead Rail Link Group Minehead town council recognises the benefits of your initiative to...

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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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