Tag: Filton Bank

  • Ashley Down Station

    Ashley Down Station

    Bristol City Council would like to hear people’s views about the proposed access arrangements for Ashley Down train station. This station is due to be reopened as part of MetroWest Phase 2 in 2023. The new station is located on the site of the previous Ashley Hill Station. The station will be used by the…

  • Fewer trains from Lawrence Hill and Stapleton Road to Bristol Parkway – UPDATE

    Fewer trains from Lawrence Hill and Stapleton Road to Bristol Parkway – UPDATE

    From 15th December 2019 the GWR timetable has changed. The frequency and journey times of the GWR Bristol to London services has improved, but changes to the stopping pattern of local trains between Bristol Temple Meads, Lawrence Hill, Stapleton Road, Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Parkway are less welcome. Fewer trains now terminate at Bristol…

  • Filton Abbey Wood – are the December 2019 timetable changes a problem for commuters?

    Filton Abbey Wood – are the December 2019 timetable changes a problem for commuters?

    FOSBR are trying to ascertain if the changes to services between Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Parkway will detrimentally affect commuters. Is anyone a regular traveller from Filton Abbey Wood to give us a steer on this?  A helpful colleague has summarised the changes as follows: From 07:00 to 08:00 there are four direct services an…

  • Filton Bank reopens

    Filton Bank reopens

    On the morning of Monday 3 December Network Rail successfully completed the installation of two new railway lines between Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Temple Meads – doubling the number of lines into Temple Meads from two to four. This is marvellous news for which we have been waiting a long time. More reliable These…