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About WaYSidE

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    Fresh eYes.. ....Mid 50's with 5 kids from 8+ to over 20
    Living in southeast midlands.
    total allthingstrainmodelling newbee, on steep learning curve.
    interested in industrial history and a lot more, occasionally work on railsides and infrastructure as subbie


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    irish rail for now, used to have many more until santa brought the train set


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    parent, farmer, contractor, materials supplier & more.

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    SDMRC Model Railway Exhibition 2019 The popular Dublin Exhibition returns to Blackrock College this year hosted by South Dublin Model Railway Club. The show boasts a large selection of model railway, static and other modelling exhibits. Traders from across Ireland and the UK are onsite for visitors to make purchases · Hosted by South Dublin Model Railway Club www.facebook.com/events/blackrock-college/sdmrc-model-railway-exhibition-2019/340702606653580/
  2. Tender: 156704 - 7234 - MTU Powerpack Maintenance Services Publication date: 06-09-2019 Response deadline: 11-10-2019 12:00 Irish time Procedure: Iarnród Éireann - OJEU Negotiated Procedure (Electronic) Description: Iarnród Éireann (IÉ) operate a fleet of Intercity Railcars (Class 22000) which are fitted with MTU 6H1800 Powerpack Units. The 234 vehicle fleet are maintained in Portlaoise Railcar Depot. In 2013, a 7 year contract was awarded to the incumbent service provider and this agreement is due to expire in June 2020. The contract involves both on-site (running maintenance) and off-site (heavy maintenance) as well as the provision of warranty support. This procurement process is intended to result in a replacement contract award in advance of the expiry of the current agreement. A contract of 5 years duration (with an option to extend by a further 12 months) will be awarded. Buyer: Iarnród Eireann-Irish Rail
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    my bags are packed with your trains In ireland, i am charged taxes on some importid items from USA, ,, charged by postperson at my door. wont a hard brexit mean Tarrifs on luxury items,? to UK, as there is to USA, NZ etc. but not to EU. as for vat in EU, intra EU Vat is only Zero rated to businesses who can reclaim on Vies and Vat return, if you are not vat registered, you pay Vat in EU. as do all private customers. there used to be vat re-claim but i think thats all gone, non EU, tourists can reclaim vat, on purchases made here, so bring large suitcase and ship home with air luggage for cheapest rates. I am willing to personally deliver them To you in USA, if you pay my fair, time and 3 weeks r n r in Washington state. i will even make irish accent station recordings for you at that price...
  4. why why not, ? indeed i'll have one of each please.
  5. 153439 - 7307 - MARKET SEGMENTATION RESEARCH Publication date: 01-07-2019 Response deadline: 31-07-2019 12:00 Irish time Procedure: Iarnród Éireann - Non OJEU Negotiated Procedure (Electronic) Description: Iarnród Éireann wishes to develop a detailed segmentation study aimed at providing a comprehensive understanding of the behaviour, characteristics and needs of Intercity rail customers and non-customers who travel to / from areas where Intercity rail could meet their needs. The research could include the following; • Identifying the core customer segments • Re-establish the size and potential value of the segments identified • Understand what affects each segments’ decision making process, motivations and barriers to use • Identification of products or services to suit the needs of each segment • Identify the most effective marketing and communications strategy for each segment • Identify areas of potential growth Buyer: Iarnród Eireann-Irish Rail
  6. its a watch, n glasses, use my phone to run trains
  7. while i can't critise the quality of your models, the new logo looks flat, the 'railway' white outlined text is very poor, and the entire logo takes up far too much web space, especially on tiny screens.
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    https://youtu.be/ObI_yv5qGtM if you cant wait try this wexford video
  9. at 32.30 mins are those white or grey cement bubbles?
  10. Ballyglunin Update 2019, Dave, somethings happening, they have start buying stuff for Ballyglunin, we got an order today for products for the landscape of the train station, could be tidy town group, when i told them you were building model of same, they didnt know. but someones up to something.. ..to misquote, 'Get of your train and drink your milk'
  11. i noticed, but she wouldnt fit in the letterbox, so i spent me readies on the new plough.
  12. do i see ragwort growing beside he cement bubbles? its a noxious weed, the department of agriculture will be breathing down your next soon, youll loose the area aid payments
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