The MRUG lockdown quiz

Melksham Rail User Group - promoting public transport in, to, from and through Melksham

Routes operating: • Train to Swindon via Chippenham • Train to Westbury via Trowbridge • Town Bus (14)
Bus to Chippenham via Lacock (x34) • Bus to Frome via Trowbridge (x34) • Bus to Bath via Box (273) •
Bus to Devizes (273) • Bus to Corsham (68/69) • Bus to Bradford-on-Avon via Holt (68/69)
Current TimetablesOur home page (with lots of other links)

Trains at Melksham

Have you been stuck in Melksham?

How many of these places do you recognise?

Please look at each of these picture and select where it was taken.
Each time you take this test you'll get a selection of 15 different pictures!

Discussion! on the answers
Behind Blenheim Houses (Off the Bath Road)
Between Western Way and Shails Lane
Between Giles Wood and Brabazon Way
Between The Oak School and Eastern Way

Co-op, Sandridge Road
Avon Place

Clackers Brook
Behind The Spa
Path between Western Way and Portal Road
King George V Park

Riverside area near Avon Place
Hornchurch Road
Conigre Mead Nature Reserve
Berkshire Green

Railway Station - served only on summer Sundays
Railway Station - 4 trains a day call here
Railway Station - 16 trains a day call here
Railway Station - Trains every hour to Swindon and to Salisbury

Melksham House
The Red Lion
Beryfield Farm

Kennet and Avon Canal at Seend Park Farm
Southbrook at Dunch Lane
Wilts and Berks Canal at Milton Avenue
River Avon at Conigre Mead Nature Reserve

The Spa
Conservative Club
Cooper Tires
Regency Hotel

Masonic Hall
Wall of St Michael's Church
St Andrews Church
Church Walk

Kenilworth Road
Milton Avenue
Thackeray Cresent
Carisbrooke Road

Methuen Avenue
Kenilworth Gardens
Coronation Road
Hazelwood Road

Path along A350 bypass
Sandridge Wood
Giles Wood
Osprey Close

Daisy Close
Arden Close
Beverley Close
Fullers Close

Church Walk
Bank Street
Canon Square
Spa Road

Railway Station - served only on summer Sundays
Railway Station - 16 trains a day call here
Railway Station - 4 trains a day call here
Railway Station - Trains every hour to Swindon and to Salisbury

When done ... to see how you have done.


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About the Melksham Rail User Group

Formerly the Melksham Rail Development Group Founded 1995

The Melksham Rail User Group supports the promotion of our public transport facilities in the town, and their further development. Please follow links on the top of this page for lots more information including timetables and fares, and please come along to our next meeting too.


1.7.20 News on the Melksham Hub
1.7.20 New Melksham Hub site

Home Page
*New* 31.5.2020 Around Melksham Quiz
*New* June 20 Newsletter - ((here))

Current timetables - for June 2020
See Coronavirus page for advice
See Timetable page for current timetables.
Updated 12.6.2020 (Faresaver services from 15.6.2020)

News and Upcoming ....
Next meeting - online, 8th July 2020
... but please get in touch before if you wish!

Melksham Public Transport - Coronavirus
* June 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* May 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* April 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* Train/bus times/advise - ((here))
* Any questions - please ask

TransWilts publications
2019/20 Annual Report (28.4.2020)
Knorr Bremse press release (27.4.2020)

Emergency contactsBus updatesResources

35 Years Young - 13th May 2020
Online celebration - details
Picture are online ((here))

Passenger number predictions
How many passengers will be using Melksham Station in 2026 and in 2036? Neighbourhood plan input. See ((here)) for the web page or ((here)) for a printable version. Written 24.2.2020

Report on 2019 and plans for 2020 - Pick up a copy of our report at area board or council meetings or email to ask for a printed copy. Also available for download here

Other sites to visit

Forum latest new topics

* Public Transport users - please be patient for another week or two.

* Priorities to guide future design, development and procurement of stations

* Exeter Airport - Sat 04/07 Resumption Of Commercial Flights (COVID-19)

* End of the Monday-Friday commute? Transport watchdog calls for urgent rail fares

* E-scooter trials - but rental only. What do members think?

* Office of Rail and Road on Network Rail, 2019 - 2020 financial year

* TransWilts leases Wiltshire Council land at Melksham Station for Melksham Hub