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    Any ideas? I was late for something because of signal failures and I'm just wondering what causes them lol. :confused:
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    I would guess due to water failure or even something getting froze? Google would have a better answer i'm sure haha...
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    http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/servic...ons/46601.aspx
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    all sorts of reasons - a few years ago criminals were stealing the cables http://www.theguardian.com/uk/2011/s...elays-bob-crow
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    Suicidal people
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    (Original post by Vixen47)
    Suicidal people

    Casual suicidals wont make a slight bit of difference to a fully laden train. However we all know what the ragheads can do so its best not to diss them.

    Some say that if the Stig commits suicide, this happens:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamma-ray_burst

    Evidence that the Stigs are quite rare.
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    Zinfasticous (Greek God of signals) :woo:
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    The cause of train delays primarily depends on which page the announcer is on in The Big Book of Train Delay Bull****.

    When I used SilverLink, we would get one excuse at my home station, a different excuse on the train, and a third excuse when arriving in London. Every sodding journey.

    They never - to my knowledge - claimed alien abduction, but we got everything else.

    One of their common ones was "The train is delayed because it was late starting out because of earlier delays". Now there's an excuse for every delay forever.
 
 
 
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