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“That’s PURRRFECT! – New addition to ticket barriers especially for Huddersfield Railway Station’s cat Felix”

As promised, something which has nothing at all to do with the ale trail. “They wanted to stop people managing to complete train journeys without buying tickets.” Here’s SMART’s dangerous and radical idea, to stop people completing train journeys without … Continue reading

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“Ticket barriers go in at Huddersfield railway station”

[From the Huddersfield Daily Examiner, May 13th 2013 TICKET barriers are expected to be brought into use at Huddersfield railway station within weeks. The barriers have been placed in the main concourse at the busy station ready for installation. And … Continue reading

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“Ticket gates plan for Huddersfield railway station”

[from the Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 6th December 2012, followed by a comment which we couldn’t improve on, from Peter Marshall. chairman of the Huddersfield Penistone Sheffield Rail Users’ Association] FARE-DODGERS have had their day at Huddersfield railway station. Rail bosses … Continue reading

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“Drunken reveller seconds from being hit by train after falling on to tracks at Huddersfield Railway Station”

Just as well this happened at Huddersfield where the train driver was able to stop, not at Slaithwaite with express trains passing through at 75mph. [from the Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 2nd October 2012] A DRUNKEN man came within seconds of … Continue reading

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