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Stations at which to linger

Discussion in 'transport' started by dessiato, Dec 3, 2017.

  1. dessiato

    dessiato Maholo e ke akua no kei la

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  2. I wouldn’t recommend lingering but Godalming Station is a lovely Victorian job and the food from the caff is really lush, pretty much the only thing I miss about not commuting these days.
     
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  3. Dogsauce

    Dogsauce Lord of the Dance Settee

    Selby used to be a good one to stop at when I was doing a weekly trip to Hull for work about a decade ago, it had a proper old school 1970s style cafe, all Formica, blue aprons and two quid cheese toasties. I hope it still exists in the same form but suspect it'll be some kind of wretched franchise now, frothy coffee and paninis.
     
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  4. editor

    editor Taffus Maximus

  5. kebabking

    kebabking Unfettered ambition

    Settle has a rather lovely waiting room - it has, or had, a real coal fire, and they were handing out pies (i imagine i had apple, or perhaps blackberry...).

    arriving in a wintery Settle, from a wintery Penrith, this was rather wonderful...
     
  6. editor

    editor Taffus Maximus

    Throw in a steam train and GWR coaching stock and it's getting dangerously close to orgasm territory!
     
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  7. Especially if he'd got sucked off in Penrith.
     
  8. editor

    editor Taffus Maximus

    Tone. Lowered.
     
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  9. Silas Loom

    Silas Loom The people have spoken, the bastards.

    Pointless pixels.
     
  10. I try my best in every thread, but in this case tis a simple and ancient meme.
     
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  11. kebabking

    kebabking Unfettered ambition

    a gentleman never tells - fortunately i'm not a gentleman, so i'll post the pictures...
     
  12. samk

    samk a hot coal in the folds of morbid obesity

    Can you still linger at stations without being arrested for vagrancy nowadays?
     
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  13. A380

    A380 How do I change this 'custom title' thing then?

    Carnforth. But only in the hope you could help Celia Johnson get something out of her eye.

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  14. marty21

    marty21 One on one? You're crazy.

    I work near St Pancras so often linger in there, it's ok for a linger .
     
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  15. A380

    A380 How do I change this 'custom title' thing then?

    My local decent butchers is called Lingers. I often station myself there.


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  16. 5t3IIa

    5t3IIa Registered User

    They did lingers in plankton crumb on Masterchef last night :thumbs:
     
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  17. Silas Loom

    Silas Loom The people have spoken, the bastards.

    Kind o’Lingers to let you, as they sang on Not The Nine O’Clock News.
     
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  18. cybershot

    cybershot Well-Known Member

    Was in Matlock today so was rude not to visit Cromford.

    Fans of the Britpop era will probably recognise it from an Oasis single cover, when music artwork was actually took notice of.

    You can actually rent out the cottage on the disused platform and stay in it. I only saw a single carriage train going up and down.

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  19. danny la rouge

    danny la rouge The Elders of the Internet know who I am

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