railway news

April 2021

13 September 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.

arrow&v
Operator
Number
Detail

Caledonian Sleeper

73969

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

Chiltern Railways

68015

Has now transferred from Carlisle Kingmoor TMD to Crewe Gresty Bridge to continue it's exam/maintenance work

Colas Rail

56096

Completed it's maintenance work at Nottingham Eastcroft TMD and has now returned to service

Colas Rail

66848

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

Crewe Heritage Centre

43081

This ex EMR HST power car has been donated to the Crewe Heritage Centre to become the 2nd of the HST fleet to become an exhibit at the museum

DB Cargo

60010

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60019

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

DB Cargo

60054

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

DB Cargo

66007

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

DB Cargo

66011

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley Yard

DB Cargo

66090

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66129 / 66164

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66131

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

DB Cargo

66221

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

67001

Completed it's maintenance work at Stewarts Lane TMD and has now returned to normal workimg status

DB Cargo

67016

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

92036

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Direct Rail Services

37069

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37402 / 37422

Both have now completed their exam/maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and have returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37716

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

57308

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

Direct Rail Services

66305

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66428

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

Direct Rail Services

68007

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

68016

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

East Midlands Railway

360121

Now sporting the EMR "Connect" Purple & Silver livery after a repaint from the AGA Blue livery at Eastleigh Works

Freightliner

59201

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

Freightliner

66520

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Whatley Quarry

Freightliner

66522

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66536

Currently awaiting maintenance at Ipswich L.I.P

Freightliner

66538

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

Freightliner

66554

Suffered a derailment this morning in the Sidcup area and now requires recovery, followed by maintenance

Freightliner

66566

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Tyne Yard and has now returned to service

Freightliner

66568

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

Freightliner

66592

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66593

Completed it's period of maintenance work at Leeds FLT and has now resumed service

Freightliner

66597

Has now transferred from Whatley Quarry to Leeds Midland Road to continue to await maintenance work

Freightliner

66603

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70007

Has now made the short hop from Leeds FLT to Leeds Midland Road to continue to await further maintenance

Freightliner

70017

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

60002 / 60021

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Tuebrook Sidings

GB Railfreight

60096

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

GB Railfreight

66707 / 66730

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

GB Railfreight

66718 / 66743 / 66771

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

GB Railfreight

66748

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

66774

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Belmont Yard

GB Railfreight

73107 / 73961

Both have now completed their exam/maintenance work at St. Leonard's Depot and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

92032

Currently sat at Wembley Yard having suffered a failure and now requiring attention

Hanson & Hall

50008

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Kidderminster TMD on the Severn Valley Railway

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

144011

This ex Northern Trains pacer unit has now been heavily rubbed down in readiness to receive a new livery inside the shed at Haworth

Locomotive Services Ltd

D1935 (47805)

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

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

20142 / 20189

Owned by Michael Owen Locomotives, these 2 loco's have now transferred to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, on lease, where they will operate along the Whitby Line to cover a shortfall in traction. The loco's had previously been on lease to Viva Rail and Loram UK.

RMS Locotec

08762

This shunter has now been transferred, by road, from Wolverton Works to the Vauxhall Carriage Sidings at Great Yarmouth

Transport for Wales

150242

Now completed it's internal refurb work at Pullmans, Cardiff and is now sporting the TfW White, Red & Grey livery

Transport for Wales

67010

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Cardiff Canton TMD and has returned to duties

West Coast Railway Company

47237

Currently at Carnforth TMD having suffered a recent failure and now requiring work to be conducted

West Coast Railway Company

47802

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at the Southall Depot

arrow&v
arrow&v