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Updates, announcements and other matters regarding the forum. Please use this board if you have questions to ask that the whole forum will be able to assist with.

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56 1,239 The Suggestions Box
by LMSFan11
Jul 4, 2019 20:55:38 GMT
No New Posts Sodor Island Fansite / YouTube / Blog - 1 Viewing

Contributions and updates for SiF's Fansite, Blog and YouTube Channel.

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31 1,398 SiF Productions - Your YouTube Videos Wanted!
by rwsnwr12
Aug 20, 2019 22:50:46 GMT
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The rules and regulations which are to be obeyed and abided by!

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10 16 Members Meet Guidelines + Member Portraits
by Jim
Jun 18, 2012 17:18:45 GMT
No New Posts The Railway Inn

Following in the tradition of the Clearwater Forums, we've opted to change the name of this board to give a bit more of a friendly pub theme. Come on down and join us in our local, and make yourself comfortable among the regulars and the obliging bar staff!
Members can also access the MUSEUM - where we archive old thread topics that we want to hold on to.

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112 16,308 About Ourselves
by Knapford Spotter
Jul 19, 2019 15:00:00 GMT

General Discussion

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For the general discussion of all things 'Thomas' that doesn't belong in other sections. Here you'll find topics ranging from the serious 'Thomas in the News', 'Post your letters and replies' to the zany 'Thomas Dreams' thread. SiF's catchall thread 'Postopia' can be found here where members can ask general questions about just about anything Thomas-related.

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108 14,579 Thomas References
by locomotion12
Aug 18, 2019 1:24:50 GMT
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With around 20 series, a spin-off series, a feature film and nine feature length specials, there's plenty to talk about in the TV world!

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181 49,325 Series 23: General Discussion
by Nicholas
Aug 24, 2019 19:14:13 GMT
No New Posts The Railway Series - 2 Viewing

Talk about the Reverand Awdry and his son's classic works which inspired the hit TV show!

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89 11,622 Sodor & Mainland Railway
by pugsy
Aug 19, 2019 1:22:49 GMT
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Discuss upcoming releases or even your current favourite videos from the series!

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24 2,567 Upcoming UK/US DVD Releases
by Chris
Aug 23, 2019 22:35:48 GMT
No New Posts Merchandise Discussion

Discuss all areas of Thomas Merchandise from books, games and toys both past and present here!

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83 10,666 Wooden Railway Discussion
by dowling12
Aug 23, 2019 15:53:48 GMT

SiFan Fiction

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Create your own fan fictions here! Whether it be a fantasy episode or a fantasy character, do it here!

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130 5,479 A Crew For Every Engine...
by heimchen
Aug 18, 2019 1:24:18 GMT
No New Posts SiF-ellaneous - 2 Viewing

Anything fan-related that doesn't belong anywhere else can be done in here! Includes Fan-Art, feature length stories, special presentations and anything else you can dream up!

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165 5,124 The Mundane Life of (Human) Thomas
by rejectedthomas
Aug 18, 2019 23:41:47 GMT
No New Posts Your Own Railway Series Style Stories

Post your own Railway Series style books and stories here. No need to keep within continuity of others and no need for approval from Evaluators - here, your own creative genius can run wild!

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274 1,853 TARWS Book 1: The Return Of The Diesel Engine
by Studio BRUNEL
Apr 23, 2019 1:59:23 GMT
No New Posts SiF Independent Works - 2 Viewing

For any fiction that's not Thomas related, whether it be a railway related series or an original piece of thinking - get it in here!

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206 2,613 Reapers Redemption-Transformers Prime/Sword Art Online Xover
by Ten Cents Too
Aug 14, 2019 1:24:17 GMT

Media and Art

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No New Posts The David Mitton Production Suite - 2 Viewing

Sodor Island Forums inspired the redubs, and from there sprang audios and other multimedia projects - see the latest ones here!

Now an everlasting memorial to the great director - David Mitton.

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206 15,549 Flying Kipper Studios - Two new videos
by stuart7
Aug 15, 2019 22:15:48 GMT
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Here you can display your artwork, sprites, signature pictures and other creations to do with both Thomas and those of your own personal choice.

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66 8,397 Thomas Fan Art Gallery
by Galloping Sausage
Aug 23, 2019 15:55:45 GMT

Star Tugs Pier

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For general discussion of all things TUGS related from merchandise to memories of the classic series!

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72 4,298 TUGS Postopia
by Parker Productions
Jul 1, 2019 17:22:30 GMT
No New Posts Tugs Fan Fiction and Artwork

For all things to do with TUGS Fan Fiction, whether it be stories, artwork, ideas or something else, post it here and share it with the rest of the forum!

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53 991 How it all began. The pasts of the Fleets.
by alexander876
Aug 14, 2019 4:25:15 GMT
No New Posts Life On The Ocean Wave

For the general discussion of all things to do with boats, sailors, general maratime goings-on and other travel adventures and aspirations.

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21 452 Famous Ship Wrecks
by Riley
Aug 1, 2019 4:11:29 GMT

Real and Model Railway Discussion

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Big Railways, little Railways, continental Railways, even RailROADS! Talk about them and real locomotives here!

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242 8,114 Railway Documentaries
by paulgwr
Aug 19, 2019 17:44:16 GMT
No New Posts Model Railway Madness

Interested in model railways and what goes on with them? Why not take a look in here and see what our members have to say about the latest goings on in the Model Railway world!

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264 17,125 The North Western Railway - My Rev. Awdry Reboot
by Corbs
Aug 24, 2019 17:34:28 GMT
No New Posts Virtual Railway Discussion

This board is home to SiF's discussion of Virtual Railway Simulators such as Microsoft Traim Sim, Auran Trainz and various others compatible with the incredible Thomas-related content currently available for TrainSim and Trainz courtesy of Kerry McCoy and the Sodor Island 3D team.

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24 952 Auran Trainz
by Litchfield the A2
Jul 13, 2019 23:06:29 GMT

Open Discussion

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Here you can discuss TV shows, books, video games, and even music you happen to enjoy outside of the Thomas world!

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401 14,652 Are You Being Served?
by Studio BRUNEL
Aug 19, 2019 6:49:19 GMT
No New Posts General Chatter - 2 Viewing

Anything not to do with Thomas, post it here for the enjoyment of forum members!

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586 91,029 Describe an episode in 5 words
by ThomasandMatt
Aug 25, 2019 1:29:34 GMT

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Lionel Thomas: www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXs9_aC9khs Aug 16, 2019 19:00:36 GMT
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OJ: Sad news everybody. Peter Fonda has died. He was 79. RIP. Aug 16, 2019 22:39:38 GMT
Zorgoth: You're kidding? I didn't even know he was ailing (or was it just natural causes?) Either way, that's real disheartening to hear. R.I.P. Mr. Fonda. :'( Aug 16, 2019 22:53:19 GMT
Dungeon Master: To quote Scooter, "IT'S THE WEEEEEK-EEEEEEEEND!" -- and so, the next instalment of ERS #9 "Dockside Engines" has now dropped! This latest instalment opens the second Book of the novel and introduces the -next- element of the story behind Tidmouth Harbour. Aug 17, 2019 0:06:35 GMT
Dungeon Master: Head on over to the ERS Library - Novels section to find out more! Bon appetite. Aug 17, 2019 0:15:29 GMT
Odd: i would like to wish a very happy birthday to , no doubt one of the best artists in the fandom, cheers! Aug 17, 2019 9:03:24 GMT *
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Ian: It's been a while since he last penned for the series, so it's great to see the latest ERS offering from long-term SiF member is now available to read in the Library... and we're off to Wales for this one! Aug 18, 2019 14:12:47 GMT
Mr. Coffey Pot: For those of you on Twitter! Please make your final vote for the official title for #SteamingToLegacy Chapter 8!
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