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The Courier
Push to restore Lydiard Street signal boxenliven them and think about why we want to keep them at all. Mr Thomson echoe
Push to restore Lydiard Street signal box
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
enliven them and think about why we want to keep them at all. Mr Thomson echoed suggestions from Ballarat historian and heritage campaigner Anne Beggs-Sunter for the development of a railway and transport museum in the precinct. Follow @TomMc... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Tributes to bus lover and Ipswich ‘gentleman’ Jim Longlanguage. Mr Long passed his driving test in a milk float and he worked for Lu
Tributes to bus lover and Ipswich ‘gentleman’ Jim Long
Ipswich Star / Posted 10 days ago
language. Mr Long passed his driving test in a milk float and he worked for Lucas Service in Hadleigh Road Industrial Estate for more than 40 years. In line with Mr Long’s wishes, all of his archives will be donated to the Ipswich Transport Mus... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Ex-Telegraph journalist pens Great War Coventry bookwrote the book in association with Coventry Culture which runs the Herbert Art
Ex-Telegraph journalist pens Great War Coventry book
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 12 days ago
wrote the book in association with Coventry Culture which runs the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, the Coventry Transport Museum and the Lunt Roman Fort. Said Peter: “We all know about Coventry’s ordeal in the Second World War but the... Read more
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Londonist
The Best London Apps For Familiesoffers section too: a cream tea in The Bakery for just £4 last time we looked.
The Best London Apps For Families
Londonist / Posted 12 days ago
offers section too: a cream tea in The Bakery for just £4 last time we looked. If you're a regular visitor to the London Transport Museum (your ticket gets you entry for a year), downloading the app will help you get more out of it. As well as... Read more
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Londonist
Ride A Steam Train On The Tube Linepassengers will get to ride a steam train along part of the Metropolitan line.
Ride A Steam Train On The Tube Line
Londonist / Posted 13 days ago
passengers will get to ride a steam train along part of the Metropolitan line. The nostalgic trips — organised by London Transport Museum — are timetabled for 10 and 11 September, choo-chooing between Amersham, Harrow-on-the-Hill and Wembley... Read more
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Farming Life
70th anniversary of the tractor that changed the world of agricultureEast The Ferguson TE20’s 70th anniversary inspired the current ‘Tractors – Fro
70th anniversary of the tractor that changed the world of agriculture
Farming Life / Posted 19 days ago
East The Ferguson TE20’s 70th anniversary inspired the current ‘Tractors – From Factory to Field’ exhibition at Coventry Transport Museum and the public display of the Daniel Massey Bronze Sculpture at the City’s Herbert Museum and Art Gallery. A... Read more
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Londonist
Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 5 July 2016Wayne Hemingway, the founder of fashion label Red or Dead and the mind behind V
Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 5 July 2016
Londonist / Posted 21 days ago
Wayne Hemingway, the founder of fashion label Red or Dead and the mind behind Vintage Festiva,l as he talks at the London Transport Museum about the new uniform he designed for TFL staff. £10, book in advance, 7pm OUTDOOR FILM SCREENING: Watch... Read more
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iol.co.za
The US town where Old West roots remainViaduct, which soars 200 feet and was part of the original railroad route. Rai
The US town where Old West roots remain
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
Viaduct, which soars 200 feet and was part of the original railroad route. Railroad tracks also run past Campo's Motor Transport Museum, a former mill property north of town that is filled with about 200 motorised vehicles in various states of... Read more
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Londonist
Why Are King's Cross And St Pancras Stations So Close To One Another?to the 19th century, to London’s early railway history. A picture postcard of K
Why Are King's Cross And St Pancras Stations So Close To One Another?
Londonist / Posted 24 days ago
to the 19th century, to London’s early railway history. A picture postcard of King's Cross in 1906. Courtesy of the London Transport Museum collection.King's Cross, between 1923 and 1930. Courtesy of Transport for London at the London Transport... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Transport staff war heroes in memorialin Manchester, said: "It is extremely important that we remember the sacrifice
Transport staff war heroes in memorial
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
in Manchester, said: "It is extremely important that we remember the sacrifice made by so many and, with the help of the transport museum, we have been looking back to see how the war impacted on those working in the transport industry at the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow Airport monorail: Brothers say new plans for route will be cheaper and built in two yearsof Glasgow Central via stops at Renfrew, Braehead shopping centre, the new Quee
Glasgow Airport monorail: Brothers say new plans for route will be cheaper and built in two years
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 days ago
of Glasgow Central via stops at Renfrew, Braehead shopping centre, the new Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Riverside transport museum and the SECC. John Beckett, 77, from Bothwell, said there was “no question” their light single-track... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow Airport monorail: Brothers say new plans for route will be cheaper and built in two yearsof Glasgow Central via stops at Renfrew, Braehead shopping centre, the new Quee
Glasgow Airport monorail: Brothers say new plans for route will be cheaper and built in two years
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
of Glasgow Central via stops at Renfrew, Braehead shopping centre, the new Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Riverside transport museum and the SECC. John Beckett, 77, from Bothwell, said there was “no question” their light single-track... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Somme carnage touched every village in Northern Irelandyears since Britain entered the First World War.Sgt David Harkness Blakey who d
Somme carnage touched every village in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
years since Britain entered the First World War.Sgt David Harkness Blakey who died in 1916Handout photo issued by London Transport Museum of Ole Bill, a 1911 B-type bus No. B43 flanked by standard bearers in the Armistice Day parade 1920 as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Plans to redesign Glasgow waterfront in £100m overhaulwork to begin within 18 months. The schemes include a further pedestrian bridg
Plans to redesign Glasgow waterfront in £100m overhaul
EveningTimes Online / Posted 27 days ago
work to begin within 18 months. The schemes include a further pedestrian bridge over the Clyde, close to the site of the Transport Museum, an overhaul of the centre of Govan to exploit its proximity to the new "super hospital" and direct links... Read more
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heraldscotland
£100m overhaul of Glasgow's west end and waterfront to begin within 18 monthswork will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in th
£100m overhaul of Glasgow's west end and waterfront to begin within 18 months
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
work will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in the past deterred developers. The cost of the Transport Museum soared by £30m due to weak quay walls. Cash will also be spent on unlocking long-term vacant sites along... Read more
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heraldscotland
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow's west end and waterfrontwork will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in th
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow's west end and waterfront
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
work will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in the past deterred developers. The cost of the Transport Museum soared by £30m due to weak quay walls. Cash will also be spent on unlocking long-term vacant sites along... Read more
4 related stories
27d
EveningTimes Online
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfrontwork to begin within 18 months. The schemes include a further pedestrian bridg
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfront
EveningTimes Online / Posted 27 days ago
work to begin within 18 months. The schemes include a further pedestrian bridge over the Clyde, close to the site of the Transport Museum, an overhaul of the centre of Govan to exploit its proximity to the new "super hospital" and direct links... Read more
4 related stories
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heraldscotland
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfrontwork will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in th
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfront
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
work will be to strengthen quay walls along the Clyde, an issue which has in the past deterred developers. The cost of the Transport Museum soared by £30m due to weak quay walls. Cash will also be spent on unlocking long-term vacant sites along... Read more
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Londonist
What Is London's Oldest Bus Route?by 1915, had been completely phased out.Atlantean trial extract from Central Bu
What Is London's Oldest Bus Route?
Londonist / Posted 28 days ago
by 1915, had been completely phased out.Atlantean trial extract from Central Bus News in November 1965. Image: London Transport Museum The route went green in 1988 and started using Volvo Citybuses. This was an effect of the 24 becoming the... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Williams: how London has kept moving with the timesStreet will be transformed into an exhibition of transport designs mounted by T
David Williams: how London has kept moving with the times
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
Street will be transformed into an exhibition of transport designs mounted by Transport for London (TfL) and the London Transport Museum (LTM). The Transported by Design festival (#tbdfest) celebrates the designs that have kept London on the... Read more

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