railway news

April 2021

23 August 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

Colas Rail

56094

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Nottingham Eastcroft TMD

Colas Rail

56096

Currently at Doncaster Up Decoy having suffered a recent failure and now requiring assistance

Colas Rail

70802

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Rugby (Colas) TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60020 / 60024

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66068

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

DB Cargo

66089

Awaiting maintenance at Margam T.C.

DB Cargo

66117

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66136

Has now transferred from Wembley Yard to Acton Yard to undergo exam/maintenance work

DB Cargo

66139

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

DB Cargo

66143

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66165

Having recently transferred from Dollands Moor to Crewe Electric TMD, this loco has been on the move once again, this time heading down to Toton TMD where it is now continuing it's exam/maintenance work

DB Cargo

66167

Undergoing maintenance work in the loop at Rickerscote, just south of Stafford station

DB Cargo

66177

Has now transferred from Hoo Junction Yard to Toton TMD where it is now awaiting further maintenance work

DB Cargo

66221

Completed it's maintenance work at Acton Yard and has now returned to normal working status

Devon & Cornwall Railfreight

60055

Suffered a failure at Warrington Bank Quay station and is now awaiting transfer to a depot to undergo maintenance

Direct Rail Services

57309

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

66092

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

Direct Rail Services

66421

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Motherwell (DRS) TMD

Direct Rail Services

66427

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

66431

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

Direct Rail Services

68009

Has now transferred from Wembley TMD to Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD to continue it's maintenance work

Direct Rail Services

88001

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

Freightliner

59102

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Whatley Quarry

Freightliner

59203

Awaiting maintenance at Whatley Quarry

Freightliner

66415

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

Freightliner

66419

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66518

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

Freightliner

66526

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66537

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66553

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

Freightliner

66570

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66587

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

Freightliner

66593

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

Freightliner

66614

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

70014

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

90009

Now transferred to Wolverton Works where it will undergo a repaint into FLR colours

GB Railfreight

47749

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leicester L.I.P

GB Railfreight

59003

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Eastleigh Yard

GB Railfreight

60002 / 60087

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Tuebrook Sidings

GB Railfreight

66704 / 66732

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

GB Railfreight

66752

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road and has resumed duties

GB Railfreight

66781

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66790

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD

GB Railfreight

73961

Undergoing exam/maintenance at St. Leonard's Depot

GB Railfreight

92020

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

GB Railfreight

92023 / 92032

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

GB Railfreight

92044

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

Harry Needle Railroad Company

20087 / 20110

Both of these loco's have now transferred from Worksop to Shackerstone on the Battlefield Line. These were previously Harry Needle Railroad Company locomotives but clarification is needed as to whether this remains the case or if this transfer is an indication of a sale having occurred

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway / Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway

27001

This loco has now transferred from the Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway to the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway to form part of the Mixed Traction Gala in September

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway / Bodmin & Wenford Railway

26007

This loco has now transferred from the Bodmin & Wenford Railway to the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway to form part of the Mixed Traction Gala in September

London North Eastern Railway

91127

This loco has returned to passenger workings after a period of heavy maintenance work but has unfortunately suffered a failure and so is back undergoing maintenance at Neville Hill

Rail Operations Group

57310

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

TransPennine Express

68019

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

Transport for Wales

67008

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

West Midlands Railway

196109

Now transferred from the Telford Railfreight Terminal at Donnington to Tyseley TMD to undergo preperation work for mainline testing

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