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by JohnSmith
Sat 26 Oct, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Mark Prisk to step down
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

Re: Mark Prisk to step down

Our next MP will be Julie Marson who was chosen, mainly by the members of the Stortford branch of the Conservative party, to replace Mark Prisk. She is a hard line Brexiter who failed to win the Dagenham and Rainham seat in the last two elections. As far as I'm aware she has no previous links to the...
by JohnSmith
Wed 11 Sep, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Mark Prisk to step down
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

Re: Mark Prisk to step down

Unsurprisingly, Mark Prisk stepping down, the Lib Dems announcing their candidate nor Charles Walker's knighthood are deemed newsworthy by the Hertfordshire Mercury.
by JohnSmith
Mon 09 Sep, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Mark Prisk to step down
Replies: 9
Views: 2065

Mark Prisk to step down

Mark Prisk has announced that he will not be standing at the next general election (whenever that is).
by JohnSmith
Tue 02 Jul, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Hertfordshire Mercury
Replies: 14
Views: 8471

Re: Hertfordshire Mercury

The Mercury takes its non-Hertfordshire news reporting to another level.

After reporting news from Luton and Enfield recently, today they put this online:

https://www.hertfordshiremercury.co.uk/ ... ssion=true
by JohnSmith
Sat 04 May, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Local Elections 2019
Topic: Is anything happening?
Replies: 13
Views: 4372

Re: Is anything happening?

Blimey, how will the old school react to so many outsiders?
by JohnSmith
Mon 25 Mar, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: New trains on Hertford North route announced
Replies: 51
Views: 29551

Re: New trains on Hertford North route announced

The two new trains were brought into service today and I caught one in to work and one home. Positives are: Very spacious The internet via the onboard wifi works all the way to the Bayford tunnel Clear automated announcements of next station Power socket between each pair of seats Air conditioning w...
by JohnSmith
Mon 25 Mar, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: Oyster coming to Hertford North
Replies: 14
Views: 7354

Re: Oyster coming to Hertford North

Oyster is now here! I made the mistake of tapping in at Alexandra Palace with my Oyster card on the way home today. Luckily for me (sort of) it turns out that Oyster is being trialled this week so I was able to tap out at Hertford North. And it worked. This and new trains on the same day. It's almos...
by JohnSmith
Sat 23 Mar, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: Oyster coming to Hertford North
Replies: 14
Views: 7354

Re: Oyster coming to Hertford North

There's a poster up at Hertford North saying it's coming in April.
by JohnSmith
Sat 23 Mar, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: New trains on Hertford North route announced
Replies: 51
Views: 29551

Re: New trains on Hertford North route announced

2 new units will enter service next week. so they beat hertford east *just*! My son found this on a train forum. The 07.28 Stevenage to Moorgate is the 07.44 from Hertford. Think I'll give it a go. HE51 5K02 05+32 Hornsey Depot to Finsbury Park 2K02 05.41 Finsbury Park to Moorgate 2F04 06.07 Moorga...
by JohnSmith
Sun 10 Mar, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: New trains on Hertford North route announced
Replies: 51
Views: 29551

Re: New trains on Hertford North route announced

Some schoolboy errors there!