railway news

April 2021

18 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.

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Detail

Caledonian Sleeper

73968

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Craigentinny TMD

Colas Rail

43272 / 43274

Both of these HST power cars have now received the yellow Colas Rail diamond decals over their respective ex LNER Red & White and ex EMR Purple liveries as they continue to be prepped for their new life working test trains

Colas Rail

56302

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

DB Cargo

60010

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66013

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66040 / 66080

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66063

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Warrington Arpley Sidings

DB Cargo

66074

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

DB Cargo

66090

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Belmont Yard

DB Cargo

66097

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

DB Cargo

66101 / 66114 / 66174

All have completed their exam/maintenance work at Toton TMD and have returned to service

DB Cargo

66112

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66115

Currently awaiting maintenance at Knottingley TMD

DB Cargo

66128

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66136

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66206

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

DB Cargo

67005

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

90026

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

Direct Rail Services

37069 / 37424

Both are currently awaiting maintenance work at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

37423

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

Direct Rail Services

57308

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

Direct Rail Services

66108

Currently awaiting maintenance at Carlisle Yard

Direct Rail Services

66434

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

68006

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Motherwell (DRS) TMD

Direct Rail Services

88009

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

88010

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to normal status

Direct Rail Services (DRS)

66091

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

Freightliner

59202

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

59204

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

Freightliner

59206

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

Freightliner

66413 / 66420

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66508

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

Freightliner

66518 / 66548 / 66592

All have now completed their exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road and have returned to service

Freightliner

66525

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

Freightliner

66534

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66537

Completed it's maintenance work at Ipswich L.I.P and has returned to service

Freightliner

66554

After it's recent derailment in the Sidcup area, this loco has now been moved to Hither Green where it is logged as awaiting maintenance although it is more likely that it will transfer to a FLR depot for maintenance to take place

Freightliner

66557

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

Freightliner

66558

Currently awaiting maintenance work at Leeds FLT

Freightliner

66567

Has now transferred from Southampton Maritime FLT to Leeds Midland Road where it is currently awaiting maintenance

Freightliner

66616

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

Freightliner

66622

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at East Usk Yard and has returned to service

Freightliner

70001

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

Freightliner

70006

Currently sat at Crewe Basford Hall having suffered a failure and needing attention

Freightliner

70007

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

Freightliner

70017

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

Freightliner

90005 / 90010 / 90047

All have completed their exam/maintenance work at Crewe Basford Hall and have now returned to service

Freightliner

90048

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

60021

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Arpley Sidings and has resumed duties

GB Railfreight

60085

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Tyne Dock and has returned to normal duties

GB Railfreight

66715

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD

GB Railfreight

66728

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66730 / 66783

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

GB Railfreight

66774

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

GB Railfreight

66782

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Arcow Quarry and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66794

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Doncaster Roberts Road and has resumed active service

GB Railfreight

92043

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

Greater Anglia

720570

This unit has now transferred from Derby Litchurch Lane to Wembley Yard, presumably to be readied for mainline testing

Locomotive Services Ltd

40145

Completed it's overhaul, including a repaint into BR Green, at Crewe Diesel TMD and has returned to service with it's first duties coming at the ELR Diesel Gala this weekend

Locomotive Services Ltd

47853

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Crewe Diesel TMD and has now resumed normal service status

Northern Trains

142071

The final Pacer unit that Northern had in their possession has now been transferred from Heaton TMD to a, currently, unknown scrap yard for disposal

Rail Operations Group

37510

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC

Rail Operations Group

57310

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC

Rail Operations Group

57312

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC and has returned to service

Transport for Wales

67010

Currently awaiting maintenance work at Crewe Arriva Traincare

Transport for Wales

67014

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

Transport for Wales

67015

Currently awaiting maintenance work at Cardiff Canton TMD

West Coast Railway Company

47786

Having been out of action for a couple of years now, this loco has now transferred from Carnforth TMD to Nemesis Rail at Burton to undergo maintenance work

West Coast Railway Company

47802

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

West Midlands Railway

323214

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Wabtec and has returned to Soho LMD to resume service with WMR

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