railway news

April 2021

01 November 2021

Please note that the dates specified are the dates the detail was changed on this website and are not specifically when the event happened. The actual event stated in the detail section would have occurred between the date stated below and the previous site update date.

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Number
Detail

Chiltern Railways

68014

Currently awaiting maintenance at Wembley TMD

Colas Rail

66850

Currently at Westbury TMD having suffered a failure

DB Cargo

60001

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60044

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60066 / 60092

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66003

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66007

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Margam T.C.

DB Cargo

66015

Completed it's period of maintenance work at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66019

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66060

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66117

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Margam T.C. and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66121 / 66149

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66174

Completed it's period of maintenance work at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66197

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Mossend Down Yard and has resumed normal service

DB Cargo

92041

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor

Direct Rail Services

37069

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

57002 / 57309

Both have now completed their exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and have returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66122

Currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Direct Rail Services

66422

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at the Peak Forest Cemex facility

Direct Rail Services

66429

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66434

Currently at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD having suffered a recent failure

Direct Rail Services

68003

Currently at Sellafield British Nuclear having suffered a recent failure and now requiring some attention

Direct Rail Services

88003

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

88005

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Freightliner

59205

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD and has returned to service

Freightliner

66508 / 66541

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Ipswich L.I.P

Freightliner

66511

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Crewe Basford Hall and has returned to service

Freightliner

66512

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66520

Completed it's maintenance work at Whatley Quarry and has returned to service

Freightliner

66558

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66561

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT and has resumed active duties

Freightliner

66572

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66596

Completed it's bout of maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and has returned to service

Freightliner

66602

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Tunstead Sidings and has now resumed duties

Freightliner

66613 / 66618 / 66621

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66614

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Tunstead Sidings

Freightliner

66956

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

70002

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road and has returned to service

Freightliner

70006

Completed it's maintenance work at Southampton Maritime FLT and has returned to service

Freightliner

70015

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

90005

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

66737

Undergoing exam/maintenance at North Blyth Alcan GBRF

GB Railfreight

66756 / 66764 / 66779

All have now completed their exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

66763 / 66776

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66765

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD

GB Railfreight

92020

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Polmadie TMD

GB Railfreight

92038

Currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Great Western Railway

800317

Bit of backdated news from September - this unit was named "Freya Bevan" on 22nd September in honour of a young girl from Neath in Wales

Island Line (SWR)

484001 / 484004

These newly converted ex London Underground tube trains have now commenced service on their new home patch on the Island Line in the Isle of Wight

TransPennine Express

68032

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and has returned to service

Transport for Wales

67014

Currently awaiting maintenance work at Cardiff Canton TMD

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