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Melksham quiz

How many of these places do you recognise? - Graham

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
Bowerhill (ex RAF Melksham)
Old railway shed at station
MOD Corsham
Aerobic Digester, Spyre Park

Dorset Crescent
Sherwood Avenue
Savernake Avenue
Cornwall Crescent

Rachel Fowler Centre
Forest Chapel
United Reform Church
St Michael's Church

Sandridge Road
Beanacre Road
On the Devizes Road
Semington Road

Party in the Park
Tourist Information Centre
Market Place Bus Stop
Melksham Station

Carisbrooke Road
Longford Road
Hurricane Road

Town Hall
County Hall, Trowbridge
Back room at Costa Coffee
Well House Manor

Kittyhawk Close
Hazelfield Road
Snowberry Lane
Near St Michael's Church

King George V Field
Melksham House

Melksham House
Town Hall
Cooper Tires HQ Building

A365 Bath Road
A350 Melksham Bypass
A3102 Calne Road
Dunch Lane

Semington Brook
Sandridge Ponds
by Clackers Brook
Conigre Mead Nature Reserve

Queen Mary Gardens
Prince of Wales Gardens
Avon Place
Melksham Station

Queensway Church Hall
Spencer Sports and Social Club
Town Hall
Riverside Centre

Station Approach
Swift Way
Pegasus Way
Avro Way

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


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About the Melksham Rail User Group

Formerly the 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.


New and Upcoming ....

Timetables changing shortly
Bus times [First D3] (from 10.11.19) - [here]
Current train times (to 14.12.19) - [here]
Future train times (from 15.12.19) - [here]

MRUG public business, volunteers, planning 2020 meeting, 27th November 2019 - see [here]

15th December 2019 - Santa will be on the train from Melksham just after 15:00 (3 p.m.) to Swindon and back. Further details [here]

Report on reduction of station dwell time – three specific ideas for Melksham proposed by the Melksham Rail User Group in reply to request for suggestions from Mark Hopwood on 18th July 2019 for input by 24th July 2019 - [[here]]

Report on summer 2019 promotion - carnivals, and fetes - see [[here]]. Thank you to everyone who's helped - and enjoy your summer trips. Pictures from Imber on 17th August - here

Tribute to class 153 trains - the single carriages which provided the vital stepping stone from no useful service to what we now have, 2013-2018 on the line, now retiring from GWR

New "Great West Way Discover" tickets launched - travel as much as you like on selected routes, two of the tickets include Melksham - great for a Staycation or for visitors to the UK who are staying with you for a while. There are now 10 different rangers and rovers that include Melksham - see [here] for a list including maps and prices.

Other sites to visit

Forum latest new topics

* Where was Red Squirrel 16/11/2019

* Transport policies - who would you vote for on transport policy alone?

* Stonehouse (Bristol Road) - re-opening of station?

* How is it doing? - Making use of the train to get to a meeting 35 miles away

* If only I were fitter

* Woman fined for putting one foot into first class on packed train

* How is it doing? - a couple of passenger counts