Mal Rowe wrote -- " who has seen enthusiasts do very stupid things -perhaps a bit of safety awareness would be an improvement".
Noel Reed admits -- Concerning stupid things -- On the last trams from Ryde('P' 1699 - 1731), as a rather misguided youth, I travelled part of thefinal journey from (Top) Ryde while standing on the front Tomlinson coupler.Over sixty years on, I'm still just about here to tell the tale.
-----Original Message-----From:TramsDownUnder@... [mailto:TramsDownUnder@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of Mal RoweSent: Tuesday, 5 November 2013 10:08 AMTo:TramsDownUnder@...Subject: Re: [TramsDownUnder] RE: Hi-vis vests & baboons
On 5/11/2013 9:54 AM, Matthew Geier wrote:> Nearly as bad is our local buses which say 'Waring door is closing'.
> Must drive the bus drivers batty.
Melbourne is much more advanced.
The plug doors have stickers on them saying:"Warning Foord Open Inwards" ... which, being plug doors, they don't.
Mal Rowe - who has seen enthusiasts do very stupid things - perhaps a bit of safety awareness would be an improvement