Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways

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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

UWE Feasibility Study St Annes Park 2012 Kerry McCarthy MP held a public meeting on 12th March 2016 to gauge support for St Anne's station which referenced the 2012 UWE student Feasibility Study [Note: NR subsequently commented that a local station on mainline would need east & westbound platforms rather than cross-over loop]

SCRP Progress Report 2016 Severnside Community Rail Partnership have released their 2016 progress report which contains results of the November 2015 passenger count.

Fry's Angels train (c/o Chris Austin) Meeting notes from FOSBR AGM with many thanks to our excellent speaker Chris Austin OBE, co-author of "Disconnected: Broken Links in Britain’s Rail Policy”
FOSBR Round-up 2015 *here*