Tag: Coalpit Heath

  • Is there support for Coalpit Heath station?

    Is there support for Coalpit Heath station?

    FoSBR have long advocated an additional station to the north-east of Bristol. The most promising locations are Winterbourne or Coalpit Heath, both of which had stations serving passengers until 1961. Both old station sites are on the Bristol Parkway to Paddington main line, so would need passing loops to allow fast trains to overtake stopping trains. …

  • Thornbury: Questions for MP Luke Hall

    Thornbury: Questions for MP Luke Hall

    FoSBR supporter Chris P has written an excellent letter to local MP Luke Hall, which neatly summarises current transport issues in Thornbury. These are issues which rail could help to address.  Chris is one of a number of FoSBR supporters in the area who take every opportunity to push the case for Thornbury Line re-opening.…