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The need for Track Duplication between Gowrie and Upfield

As more people move into Fawkner, indeed into Moreland and Hume muncipalities and along the suburbs served by the Upfield rail line, it becomes more imperative to upgrade the Upfield line. 1,266 more words

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Upfield line passengers wait until December 18 for resumption of service due to Camp Rd Level Crossing Removal

Train services on the Upfield line have been disrupted since 15th November, from Coburg to Upfield. There is a replacement bus service, but it doesn’t provide the same utility as the train service lacking the facility for mobility scooters and to take bicycles. 309 more words

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Railroaded

You take the low road, and I’ll take the high…

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Trains terminating Coburg instead of Gowrie for Level crossing removal

Updated 5th October: with a response from Frank Maguire MP, and response from Level Crossing Removal Authority. Update 9 October with response from Metro Trains re disability access for replacement bus service… 993 more words

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Hume Council wants Upfield Bikepath Extension as part of Camp Road level crossing removal

The Upfield bike path, a shared use path that thousands of cyclists and pedestrians use every day, strangely doesn’t go all the way to Upfield. In fact it doesn’t exist, except as a poor dirt track in places beside the railway line, within Hume municipality. 454 more words

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Car ignores railway crossing signal, narrowly avoids being destroyed by speeding train

Security camera video from Poland captured the moment a driver’s poor decision to ignore a railway crossing signal nearly resulted in the death of her and the three other passengers in the vehicle. 106 more words

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Musings On The West Anglia Main Line

The West Anglia Main Line is the main railway between Liverpool Street station in the City of London and the Scientific Powerhouse of Cambridge via Stansred Airport. 1,833 more words

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