Tue 30 June 2009

Day 12

Arrived in London Euston at 07:47 (see day 11 for details)

08:40 London Euston - Crewe
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach G Seat 01
This service was operated by 390049
This service arrives in Crewe at 10:10

10:49 Crewe - Holyhead
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach E Seat 20
There was already a passenger in this seat and refused to move
Seat used was Coach E Seat Seat 28
Shortly after departure from Crewe there was an at-seat service of drinks and orders taken for breakfast, where I had the Bacon Panini
This was unusual as the breakfast is only an option before Crewe
This service was operated by 221114
This service arrived in Holyhead at 12:50

13:58 Holyhead - Crewe
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach E Seat 20
Seat used was Coach E Seat 40
There was a trolley service of drinks and snacks as the train passed Rhyl at 15:00
This service was operated by 221114
This service arrived in Crewe at 15:54

16:31 Crewe - Liverpool Lime Street
Operated by London Midland
This service was operated by 350233
This service arrived in Liverpool Lime Street at 17:14, 5 minutes late

17:48 Liverpool Lime Street - London Euston
Operated by Virgin Trains
Reservation Coach G Seat 45
Menu P1 was in effect, I selected the Vegetable Noodle Stir Fry
There was no follow up trolley of desserts
This service was operated by 390004
This service arrives in London Euston at 20:02
Due to an earlier signalling fault at Harrow, this train now calls additionally at Milton Keynes Central with a revised arrival time of 20:12
This train arrived in London Euston at 20:02

21:15 London Euston - Fort William (sleeper)
Operated by First ScotRail
Supplement £43.00
Reservation Coach G Berth 13
I selected the hot panini for breakfast and this was served as the train arrived at Crianlarich at 07:30
The locomotive was 90035, replaced by 67011 from Edinburgh Waverley
This service arrived in Fort William at 09:54