I've always thought the town has no interest in the railway just want it to protect the town..maybe Netwerk Rail should build a 12 ft wall all along the track or make it a tunnel all along the seafront....that would protect the town but no sea views.
They should build the line the other side of town ..Dawlish Parkway avoid the sea ..it will always win!
Go have a look at Exmouth, East Devon.....trains every half hour to Exeter takes 30 minutes and buses every 15 minutes in the day, last buses 2315 ... Exmouth has a busy town, shops and indoor market, new ten pin bowling centre, leisure centre at rail station. . Popular beach (peaceful) and Sandy Bay. You can go over the ferrry to Starcross for a trip to Dawlsih. ...
No life for your boys in Dawlish..it just looks attractive in high summer. Teignmouth is better, then Newton Abbot for Torbay but as D says lots to do in Exeter for all...then you can travel for days out to Dawlish. best way, if you rerally like it. Have to say.. Dawlish people seem pretty negative and still the 'outsider' issue, ..I lived there for 7 years... that was enough!
Leatash 'you took the words out of my mouth' lol
Roll onI 29th March. Then a local bus going over 30 miles will be allowed to say where its gioing. Go catch a bus in Exeter for Plymouth it has to say on the front 'Buckfastleigh then in small font for Plymouth'. When EU brought this law in it was thought and I believe people should get off and get back on ..certainly driver should or do record split journeys. Sooneree were out the ...
Leave and not give them a penny more......let them come crawling to us! Surely we can make our own laws! So many countires want to get out of EU.
France would vote leave EU ...why pay EU so much money! https://news.sky.com/story/emmanuel-macron-french-would-probably-vote-to-leave-eu-11216872
Italy will leave soon...top of the betting! https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-11-22/the-eu-is-more-worried-about-italy-than-brexit What do you make of this ..would it have been allowed in this country! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSCarR0UjDQ
Get out of EU spend the billions 'here' not there! ..they will soon creep to us if we walk away. Romoaners wont be happy though as they so wanted to be conscribted into the EU Army! (ew thats gone small!)