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from Westbury, 28/01/2022 11:46

Following a lorry colliding with a bridge at Hungerford all lines have now reopened.

Schedule  on time?  platform  coaches  no. stops  train destination  Operated by
10551158199PaigntonGWR (1C75)
114211593316Worcester Foregate StreetGWR (1V94)
115412011102Exeter St DavidsGWR (1C77)
1203 ✓148Portsmouth HarbourGWR (1F13)
1212 ✓346Cardiff CentralGWR (1F14)
1217 ✓2-3SwindonGWR (2M17)
1234 ✓2310WeymouthGWR (2O76)
1246 ✓3412GloucesterGWR (2V64)
1249 ✓293London PaddingtonGWR (1A81)
1303 ✓138Portsmouth HarbourGWR (1F15)
1312 ✓2-6Cardiff CentralGWR (1F16)
1331 ✓1313BrightonGWR (1O98)
1353 ✓152Exeter St DavidsGWR (1C81)


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Trains from Melksham run though the day and into the early evening to Chippenham and Swindon, and to Trowbridge and Westbury. Where you can change for a wide variety of other destinations. But which platform will your connection be leaving from, what destination do you need to look out for, and will your train be running on time?

This page provides you with departures from Melksham, and also connections at some of the major interchange stations that you may find yourself at - arrive at Bristol Temple Meads and look for your onward train to Lawrence Hill, for examples - is the next Bristol Parkway train calling there, or do you need to find a train for Severn Beach or perhaps for Avonmouth? And which platform will it be leaving from ...?

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MRUG has evolved to the Melksham TRANSPORT User Group (MTUG) - still very much your rail group but adding in bus and other sustainable transport to our portfolio

Train timetables - 12th December 2021 to 14th May 2022
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News and Upcoming ....
Trains now (updated 12 Dec 21)
Next MTUG meeting - 16th February 2022.
Zoom link for [to be added]: ((here))

Meeting Minutes from 10 November 2021 - ((here))

Car park - pay cash or phone in to RingGo 0203 046 0060 / location code 21575. ((details))

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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