Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways
Pilning footbridge (remains of) Pilning footbridge has now been demolished, reaction here.... 6th November 2016





House of Commons Pilning footbridge: FOSBR make final representations to Secretary of State for Transport here - 16th October 2016




Veteran Russian engineBeijing to Bristol by train via the Trans-Mongolian - August 2016





Pilning station- proximity to industrial estates Network Rail plan to remove Pilning footbridge over weekends of 29th October, 5th November, 12th November: FOSBR make final representations to WEP here - 14th October 2016
WEP respond to our questions here


Pilning- not the last westbound train NOT the last train from Pilning - FOSBR take the train that Network Rail are making impossible - 10th September 2016





Pilning - new timetable FOSBR gave a statement to Fridays WEP JTB, covering the urgent subject of Pilning and other issues - 9th September 2016




The M32 junction comes in for particular criticism 11 ways to save MetroBus (or at least stop it being a total disaster) - These are interesting ideas from our colleagues at TfGB - 3rd September 2016




FOSBR response to devolution deal FOSBR statement on devolution to three unitary authorities here - 29th June 2016
See devolution Governance Scheme here



MetroWest Phase 3 FOSBR suggestions for
MetroWest Phase 3 -
Stations, services and rail-bus interchanges




Farewell to Keira Farewell to Keira and her Coffee Trike at Redland station - 25th November 2016





SITA train at Montpelier Another cracker of a newsletter from editor Tony - Issue 92 - October 2016





Pilning - timetable until September Transport survey results of Pilning and Severn Beach residents carried out by local data analyst Olga Taylor here - 11th September 2016
Olga summarised the Pilning petition here & Parish Council have written to DfT here


Pilning (complete with footbridge at the moment) Pilning protests ramp up with the support of local residents - 20th August 2016





Pilning (complete with footbridge at the moment) Pilning further developments: Network Rail consultation on footbridge removal ran from April to May - 15th June 2016




Pilning Campaigners' concerns at rumours of station closure - 8th June 2016





Julie Boston Interview with Julie Boston, FOSBR co-founder - 20th May 2016





Class 230s Visit to Vivarail test facility to ride new Class 230 train - 16th May 2016





Severn Tunnel Engineering Leaflet from Network Rail with further details of diversions and bus replacement services due to engineering works in the Severn Tunnel - Monday 12th September to Friday 21st October 2016