Mon 29 June 2009

Day 11

Arrived in London Euston at 08:51 (see day 10 for details)

09:40 London Euston - Manchester Piccadilly
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach G Seat 01
Drinks were offered shortly after departure from London Euston, along with placing of orders for breakfast
There was then an offering of toast
I selected the Great British Breakfast, which was served as the train passed Milton Keynes at 10:10
This service was operated by 390007
The train was diverted via Northampton, there was no advance notice of this change
This service arrived in Manchester Piccadilly at 12:04, 15 minutes late

12:15 Manchester Piccadilly - London Euston
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach G Seat 45
Seat used was Coach G Seat 15
Drinks were offered shortly after departure from Manchester Piccadilly
Menu P1 is in effect so I selected the Roast Ham sandwich
This service was operated by 390007
This service arrives in London Euston at 14:34, 10 minutes late

16:30 London Euston - Glasgow Central
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach G Seat 01
Drinks were offered shortly after departure from London Euston
Menu P1 was in effect so I selected the Salmon Fillet with vegetable bake, however this was not until 17:15, followed very quickly with Strawberries and cream dessert
This service was operated by 390040
This service arrived in Glasgow Central at 20:35, 5 minutes early

This allows 20 minutes to walk to Glasgow Queen Street

21:41 Glasgow Queen Street - Perth
Operated by First ScotRail
Reservation Coach A Seat 01F
This service was operated by 170450
This service arrivesd in Perth at 22:36

23:21 Perth - London Euston (sleeper)
Operated by First ScotRail
Supplement £43.00
Reservation Coach K Berth 11
The locomotive was 67009, replaced by 90020 from Edinburgh Waverley
This service arrived in London Euston at 07:47