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by Block
13 Aug 2014, 9:07am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: First Great Western
Replies: 18
Views: 1810

Re: First Great Western

Hi, Yes I did get on the train fine. Got on at Redruth in Cornwall and there was only one other bike on there. Lots more got on further up and the train manager kept announcing that the delay was due to an unexpected number of bikes! Overall they were very helpful and were happy for me to get off a ...
by Block
7 Aug 2014, 8:58am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: First Great Western
Replies: 18
Views: 1810

Re: First Great Western

Having said that I very much doubt you"ll get a reservation on Friday and there is a high risk you won't get your bike on the train. This weekend is a big cycling weekend in London with a closed road family ride through the city on Saturday expected to attract tens of thousands of cyclists and...
by Block
6 Aug 2014, 4:18pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: First Great Western
Replies: 18
Views: 1810

First Great Western

I have just tried to book my bike on the train from Cornwall to London for this Friday and have been told by First Great Western that all trains on that day are fully booked and have no space for bikes!! He suggested that I just turn up as the train manager may find space for my bike. It sounds like...