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by jbom
19 Jan 2016, 19:53
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: HS2
Replies: 0
Views: 1554

HS2

Does anyone know what effect HS2 is likely to have on Watford DC line LO services?
by jbom
07 Jan 2016, 22:40
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Whole tube map challenge
Replies: 49
Views: 10662

Re: Whole tube map challenge

What about doing all stations, including NR, within zones 1-6 - how long would that take?
by jbom
07 Nov 2015, 19:08
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Just Because It's There...
Replies: 28
Views: 12509

Re: Just Because It's There...

Would probably not be particularly economical to do it from either, but yes, you could. I absolutely agree. If your start involves doing everything from Heathrow to Earls Court and Olympia, but you miss the Richmond Branch, then the only remaining ways of getting those three missing stations are in...
by jbom
03 Nov 2015, 21:02
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Just Because It's There...
Replies: 28
Views: 12509

Re: Just Because It's There...

After all, hardly anyone (possibly nobody at all, but Andi may well have) slipped in the Richmond branch back when the last train to Olympia was at 0632, and that didn't really make the challenge hard to complete back then. You can go back and get it when you go and do the Uxbridge branch, for exam...
by jbom
06 Jul 2015, 08:02
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Night tube
Replies: 64
Views: 16980

Re: Night tube

It does make a completion rather less difficult.
by jbom
20 May 2015, 19:08
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Crossrail challenge
Replies: 26
Views: 5928

Re: Crossrail challenge

jbom wrote:Is there an map available anywhere online showing these changes?
To answer my own question, there is a newspaper article ...

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/transpor ... 62826.html
by jbom
18 May 2015, 21:07
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Crossrail challenge
Replies: 26
Views: 5928

Re: Crossrail challenge

Is there an map available anywhere online showing these changes?
by jbom
10 Jan 2015, 17:14
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: #Mediawhore
Replies: 2
Views: 1670

Re: #Mediawhore

Just saw this on catch-up. Geoff was awesome after after a difficult start.
by jbom
29 Sep 2014, 21:12
Forum: Zone 1: Full Network Challenge Attempts
Topic: New World Record!
Replies: 6
Views: 4892

Re: New World Record!

OK, that's impressive.
by jbom
09 May 2014, 19:02
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Fantasy Cricket
Replies: 3
Views: 2366

Re: Fantasy Cricket

Wouldn't it be easier just to play the Telegraph's version?
by jbom
24 Mar 2014, 19:08
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Kensington Olympia Shuttle Updated Question!
Replies: 44
Views: 20826

Re: Kensington Olympia Shuttle Updated Question!

Don't both Upminster and Cockfosters starts also work with the early Olympia trains?
by jbom
29 Dec 2013, 23:56
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: park challenge 2013
Replies: 52
Views: 8311

Re: park challenge 2013

greatkingrat wrote:I have no idea why the balance randomly swaps between £10.90 and £18.00?
Looks like you get provisionally charged £7.10 when you fail to touch in/out.
by jbom
23 Dec 2013, 11:43
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: The Rainbow Challenge (Postponed till further notice)
Replies: 22
Views: 5899

Re: The Rainbow Challenge - Friday 21th February 2014

Iain wrote:It's a colour too

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/oak
And here was I thinking Royal blue and Burnt orange ...