railway news

May 2021

13 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

Caledonian Sleeper

73968

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

Colas Rail

56094

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Leicester L.I.P and has now returned to service

Colas Rail

66848

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

Colas Rail

70801

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Carlisle Yard and has now resumed normal duties

Colas Rail

70814

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

DB Cargo

60001 / 60062

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66003 / 66044 / 66068

All have now completed their period of maintenance work at Toton TMD and have now returned to service

DB Cargo

66051

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66053

Currently awaiitng maintenance at Didcot Yard

DB Cargo

66084

Currently awaiting maintenance at Hither Green

DB Cargo

66102 / 66169

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66107

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

DB Cargo

66140

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

DB Cargo

66168

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66185

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Warrington Arpley Sidings

DB Cargo

90020 / 90036

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Direct Rail Services

37407

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at York Works and has noe returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37419

Has now transferred from Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD to Doncaster Roberts Road to continue it's exam/maintenance work

Direct Rail Services

57309

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

Direct Rail Services

66425

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

Direct Rail Services

68001

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

East Midlands Railway

360121

This unit has now entered service with EMR after it's recent repaint at Eastleigh Works following transfer from Greater Anglia in 2020

Freightliner

59001

Currently awaiting maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66418

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

Freightliner

66501

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66508 / 66534 / 66555

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

Freightliner

66509

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66510

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

Freightliner

66514

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

Freightliner

66531

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at London Gateway and has now returned to service

Freightliner

66541

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

Freightliner

66543

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66548

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

Freightliner

66549

Has now transferred from Ipswich L.I.P to Leeds Midland Road to continue it's exam/maintenance work

Freightliner

66558

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Ipswich L.I.P

Freightliner

66562

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

Freightliner

66565

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66589

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66621

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66953

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Doncaster Belmont Yard and has returned to service

Freightliner

70001

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

70002

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

Freightliner

70006

Has now transferred from Southampton Maritime FLT to Crewe Basford Hall where it is currently awaiting maintenance

Freightliner

70015

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70017

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

90007 / 90042 / 90046 / 90048

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90011

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

Freightliner

90014

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

60002 / 60076

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

GB Railfreight

60087

Has now recovered from it's recent failure at Tuebrook Sidings and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66712

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD

GB Railfreight

66713 / 66743 / 66756 / 66781 / 66784

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

GB Railfreight

66778

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

GB Railfreight

66782

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Cardiff Tidal

GB Railfreight

73965

Completed it's exam/maintenance at St. Leonard's Depot and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

92028

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD

Great Western Railway

769938

This newly converted unit has now transferred from Reading Traincare Depot to Eastleigh Works for storage

Locomotive Services Ltd

D1924 (47810)

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

Porterbrook Leasing

799201

This Hydrogen powered unit has now returned back to Long Marston having been used as an exhibit for using 'cleaner energy' at the COP26 exhibition

TransPennine Express

68021

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

Transport for Wales

67010

Currently awaiting maintenance work at Cardiff Canton TMD

West Midlands Railway

196109

Having undergone mainline testing/fault free running on the mainline out of Tyseley TMD, this unit has now transferred back to the Telford International Railfreight Terminal for storage

West Midlands Railway

196110

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