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railway news

April 2021

10 February 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.


Avanti West Coast


This is the latest Voyager unit to be outshopped in the Avanti West Coast Green & Silver livery having previously been in the ex VTWC Red & Silver colour scheme

Great Western Railway

143611 / 143620

Both of these ex GWR Pacer units have now transferred from Landore TMD to Sims Metals at Newport Docks, via road, for scrapping

Heathrow Express

332009 / 332011

These ex Heathrow Express units have today transferred from Old Oak Common to Sims Metals at Newport Docks for scrapping

Siemens UK / Heathrow Express


This unit is now in a new livery advertising the new Siemens UK factory in Goole. 3 of the carriages have been transported to the site of the factory via road for advertising purposes with the remaining carriage staying at Old Oak Common Depot for now

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