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Melksham Transport User Group

The MRUG lockdown quiz

Melksham Rail User Group - promoting public transport in, to, from and through Melksham

Routes operating: • Train to Swindon via Chippenham • Train to Westbury via Trowbridge • Town Bus (14)
Bus to Chippenham via Lacock (x34) • Bus to Frome via Trowbridge (x34) • Bus to Bath via Box (273) •
Bus to Devizes (273) • Bus to Corsham (68/69) • Bus to Bradford-on-Avon via Holt (68/69)
Current TimetablesOur home page (with lots of other links)

Trains at Melksham

Have you been stuck in Melksham?

How many of these places do you recognise?

Please look at each of these picture and select where it was taken.
Each time you take this test you'll get a selection of 15 different pictures!

Discussion! on the answers
Riverside Walk - Murray Walk
Riverside Walk - by Sainsburys
Riverside Walk - King George V Park
Riverside Walk - Conigre Mead

Melksham Bypass
Sandridge Road

Hazelwood Road
Semington Road
Devizes Road
Bath Road

Ruskin Avenue
Dorset Crescent
Orchard Gardens
Berkshire Green

Station Square
Canon Square
Market Place
Church Street

Semington Road Farm
Halfway Farm
Newtown Farm
Snarleton Farm

The Red Lion
Beryfield Farm
Melksham House

New Road
Old A365 at The Spa
Old A350 in Semington
Old A350 in Beanacre

Scotland Road
Church Lane
Snarleton Lane
Dunch Lane

Semington Brook
Wilts and Berks Canal
Riverside Walk
Kennet and Avon Canal

Farmers Roundabout
Semington Road Roundabout
The Spa Roundabout
Snowberry Lane

Orchard Gardens
Burnet Close
King George V Park
Blueberry Road

Melksham Railway Station
Cooper Tires
Bowerhill Industry
Melksham Bus Station

Path off Woodrow Road
Path leaving Western Way toward Portal Road
Path off Shaw Hill
Path off A350 in Beanacre towards Shaw

Conigre Nature Reserve
Queen Mary Garden
Melksham in Bloom museum
Melksham Rail User Group garden

When done ... to see how you have done.


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About the Melksham Tranport User Group

Formerly the Melksham Rail User Group. Prior to that Melksham Rail Development Group Founded 1995

The Melksham Rail User Group supports the promotion of our public transport facilities in the town, and their further development. Please follow links on the top of this page for lots more information including timetables and fares, and please come along to our next meeting too.

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At our AGM on 27th May, we became the Melksham TRANSPORT User Group - still very much your rail group but adding in bus and other sustainable transport to our portfolio

As of 17th May 2021, there are further relaxations in what you can do at destination. But please make your early journeys local ones if you can. Social distancing and mask rules still apply on trains.

Download train timetable May to December 2021

News and Upcoming ....
Trains now (on 20th Jun 2021)
Buses Back Better - June 2021
Next MTUG meeting - 14th July 2021.

AGM Minutes from 27.5.21 - ((here))
Meeting Minutes from 27.5.21 - ((here))
AGM and meeting slides 27.5.21 - ((here))
Car park - pay cash or phone in to RingGo 0203 046 0060 / location code 21575. ((details))

Melksham Public Transport - Newsletters
* September 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* August 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* July 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* June 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* May 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* April 20 Newsletter - ((here))

TransWilts publications
2019/20 Annual Report (28.4.2020)
Knorr Bremse press release (27.4.2020)

Bus updatesResources

35 Years Young - 13th May 2020
Online celebration - details
Picture are online ((here))

Passenger number predictions
How many passengers will be using Melksham Station in 2026 and in 2036? Neighbourhood plan input. See ((here)) for the web page or ((here)) for a printable version. Written 24.2.2020

Report on 2019 and plans for 2020 - Pick up a copy of our report at area board or council meetings or email to ask for a printed copy. Also available for download here

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Forum latest new topics

* Exeter St Davids ticket gates info

* Mask wearing at stations - what have YOU noticed as you travel?

* Where was TonyN on the 15th June

* A (return) to cruising and faltering first steps

* "Any permitted route" if you're flying.

* Sea Plane and Flying Boat stations

* GWR Trains from the South Coast through Oxford to Birmingham (Snow Hill)