see article back page of this week's Dawlish Post. (plus adjacent article concerning food and Brexit)
I wonder if these trains will be as popular as the HST, and still be a workhorse of the railways in 40 years time? Someone I know who uses them on the Bristol route is far from impressed with these new trains. I guess we'll soon find out.
The first of the new Intercity Express Trains specifically built for Devon and Cornwall services is expected into service in the near future and a select group is being givemn a sneak preview on Friday morning. The Intercity Express Train harnesses Hitachi’s pioneering bullet train technology, designed to withstand the region's variable weather conditions - including routes along the Dawlish ...
Conservationists have issued a request to the public to avoid marked-out areas at the Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve all-year round, and at the Exmouth Local Nature Reserve, between September 15 and December 31. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/dog-walking-bans-help-protect-1896376
Fiona Scullard, 36, received the note, scrawled crudely in pencil, yesterday (August 13) at a Sainsbury's car park in Dawlish. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/dawlish-blue-badge-note-sainsburys-1896076
Police, paramedics and search and rescue teams were called to Exeter Road, Dawlish on Sunday evening following reports of concern for welfare of a girl in the area. "A 17-year-old girl was reported to be in the water at Dawlish Warren. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/missing-girl-rescued-water-after-1891716#ICID=IYA
Two fire engines were called to Warren Road, Dawlish at 3am on Wednesday to attend a fire at a static caravan, which broke out in the kitchen area of the vehicle. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/caravan-fire-popular-devon-holiday-1873168
The line has been closed between Exeter St Davids and Newton Abbot after a crash at Dawlish Warren at 7.20am. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/live-updates-devon-train-closed-1843759
I saw them closer to Dawlish than that. Swimming close by the viaduct jetty one morning last week, but there were only three.