Ben Elliott · Apr 17, 2010 at 01:19 pm

Receive UK Rail Departure Times in Real Time

Sproxy‘s UK Rail Live Departures app allows those living under the rule of Queen Liz to stop worrying about missing a train on the UK’s infamous rail system. The Windows Mobile application allows you to input your departure and arrival location, and will then scour the official National Rail site for the most up-to-date train times, to ensure that you’re not going to have to wait for hours in the rain  for your journey home.

Once your details have been submitted, the app will tell you exactly when your train should arrive. If the information is available, it’ll even tell you which platform you need to get to to find it. It also features a simple, easy-to-use and finger-friendly design to make the app a must-have for UK residents.

Continue on to the application thread to get your hands on the .cab.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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