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What is SEWWEB November 16, 2018

Fast and regular train services connecting South Wales, North Somerset and the inner residential areas of Bristol with the Patchway, Aztec West and Westgate business areas of North Bristol, and with Bristol Temple Meads for the City Centre and ongoing train connections to the rest of the UK. Up to five trains an hour will serve a new station at Aztec West, a re-sited Pilning (Westgate) station, and the existing Patchway station allowing quick and easy rail travel between home and work.

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This is a fast moving project ...November 16, 2018
[Link] - original idea details
[Link] - printable overview of project

Project strategy -- anatomy of a restructure or reopening
1. Make people aware there is a case to be looked at
2. Get that case properly looked at and work out what is appropriate
3. (re)gain that now appropriate service
4. Make it work to retain it
Currently ... phase one ...

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Our team

Awarded the RailFuture best new group of the year award, November 2018 - our team has a powerful mix of poritive local interested parties, with connections, and members who have a proven trackrecord in bringing a service back to life. This is a holding site - 2019 will the the big year for SEWWEB. Please bookmark, please come back to learn of exhibitions and owls and exciting plans (and, yes, we have to be aware of bats, badgers, passenger flows, the GRIP process, finances, politics and a few more things.

Popular Links

  • Image Original idea
    1st April '18, but it became VERY serious
  • Image Printable leaflet
    Print A4 double sided / bifold
  • Image Discussion
    On the Coffee Shop forum
  • Image Spare Button
    As this really is work in progress

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