railway news

May 2021

18 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

Caledonian Sleeper

73968

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

Colas Rail

56049 / 56096

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Nottingham Eastcroft

Colas Rail

70803

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Carriage Holding Sidings

DB Cargo

60065

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66050

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor and has resumed active duties

DB Cargo

66068

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66087

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

DB Cargo

66094

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

DB Cargo

66109

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66112 / 66124 / 66139

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66117

Currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66140 / 66147 / 66167

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

DB Cargo

66194

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor and has resumed active duties

DB Cargo

66206

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

67024

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

Devon & Cornwall Railfreight

60029

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

Direct Rail Services

37424

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

Direct Rail Services

37425

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

37716

Currently at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD having suffered a recent failure

Direct Rail Services

66301

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Motherwell (DRS) TMD

Direct Rail Services

66302

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

Direct Rail Services

66303

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66425

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Longport EMD

Direct Rail Services

66433

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

Direct Rail Services

68012 / 68015

Both of these loco's have now transferred north from Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD to Carlisle Kingmoor TMD where they are now undergoing exam/maintenance work

Direct Rail Services

68018

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

88005

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

Direct Rail Services

88008

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

Direct Rail Services

88009

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

East Midlands Railway

360107

Transferred from Cricklewood to Eastleigh Works to undergo internal refurb work and to receive the EMR livery

Freightliner

59101

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

59206

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

Freightliner

66508 / 66548 / 66569

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

Freightliner

66519 / 66544 / 66597

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66525 / 66533

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

Freightliner

66547

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at London Gateway and has resumed duties

Freightliner

66550

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

Freightliner

66603

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Earles Sidings in the Hope Valley

Freightliner

66613

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Tunstead Sidings and has returned to service

Freightliner

66952

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Lawley Street FLT and has returned to service

Freightliner

70011

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70014

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

90010

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90014 / 90041

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

GB Railfreight

47749

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

GB Railfreight

60047

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

60085

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

66703

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Belmont Yard

GB Railfreight

66712 / 66736 / 66786

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

GB Railfreight

73128 / 73201

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at St. Leonard's Depot

GB Railfreight

73136

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

GB Railfreight

92010

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

GB Railfreight

92032

Currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Greater Anglia

720520

This unit is now complete and remains at Derby Litchurch Lane pending the commencement of testing

Locomotive Services Ltd

D1935 (47805)

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Crewe Diesel TMD

Transport for Wales

67015

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

West Midlands Railway

196008

This unit has now commenced mainline testing in preparation for entry into revenue earning service