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By the Caledonian Sleeper Train to Scotland

The Caledonian Sleeper, as it leaves London Euston Station, must be physically the longest passenger train in the UK. Actually its three trains joined together. Somewhere north of the border in the middle of the night, the train will split … Continue reading

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Winter Comes Early in Scotland

The southbound train shuddered to a halt just one minute south of Aviemore in the Scottish Highlands.  It was the first day of real winter and it was only the 19th November.  Had we hit a snowdrift?  The snow didn’t … Continue reading

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