The OBRAG AGM will be held at the Bicester Town Council Chamber at 18.30-19.45 on Thu 24th February 2011. The full address is The Garth, Launton Road, Bicester, Oxon OX26 6PS and a map can be found by clicking here.
Our First Great Western Customer Liaison Panel member is now Chris Bates.
If you have any issues to take up with FGW directly, you can contact the Customer Liaison Panel using the email address firstname.lastname@example.org. It would be useful if you could also cc OBRAG using one of our contact addresses.
On Saturday 9 and Saturday 16 October 2010 a revised timetable will be in operation between Oxford and Bicester Town due to changes to main line services in the Oxford area.
Oxfordshire County Council has scooped a top prize at the national Community Rail Awards held by the Association of Community Rail Partnerships. The authority and train operator First Great Western took the coveted top prize in the ‘Best Community Rail Event’ for the launch of the Bicester Link in May 2009.
Bicester Villlage have now completed their new car park next to Bicester Town station. This area will be available from Monday 26 July for rail users travelling on the Bicester Link line. More details can be found in this press release from FGW.
OBRAG members may also be interested to know that our chairman, Ian East, has recently published a book called The Cost of the Car: Human, Environmental and Economic. It is available in hardback and paperback from Amazon.co.uk.