On your bike: Borders Railway accused of missing an opportunity [Border Telegraph]





Date: 26/08/2014

A SENIOR sports official has expressed disappointment that the trains which will operate on the Borders Railway from September next year will only have storage space for two bicycles.


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On your bike: Borders Railway accused of missing an opportunity

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A SENIOR sports official has expressed disappointment that the trains which will operate on the Borders Railway from September next year will only

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