railway news

May 2021

24 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

Chiltern Railways

68015

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

Colas Rail

70801

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

Colas Rail

70803

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Carriage Holding Sidings and has now returned to service

DB Cargo

60040

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66041

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

DB Cargo

66069

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Mossend Down Yard and has resumed normal service

DB Cargo

66080 / 66083

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66119

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

DB Cargo

66143

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66164

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66171 / 66198

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66176

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

67006

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

DB Cargo

90024 / 90036

Both have now completed their maintenance work at Crewe Electric TMD and have returned to normal status

DB Cargo

92011

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

Direct Rail Services

37218

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

Direct Rail Services

57003

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Norwich Crown Point TMD

Direct Rail Services

66126

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

68001 / 68002 / 68003

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

Direct Rail Services

68004

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Freightliner

59002

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

Freightliner

66532

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

Freightliner

66538

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

Freightliner

66544

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

Freightliner

66545

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds FLT

Freightliner

66546

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

Freightliner

66551

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66560

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66616

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66953

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

Freightliner

66957

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

Freightliner

90006

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

Freightliner

90007 / 90047

Both of these loco's have now transferred from Leeds Midland Road to Crewe Basford Hall to continue maintenance work

Freightliner

90012

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90016

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

GB Railfreight

66705

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

GB Railfreight

66713

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at London Gateway

GB Railfreight

66722

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Tonbridge Yard

GB Railfreight

66741 / 66748 / 66752 / 66762

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

GB Railfreight

66767 / F231 (66775) / 66794 / 66798

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

GB Railfreight

66788

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

GB Railfreight

92014

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

Great Western Railway

769937

Now commenced mainline testing after it's recent conversion from a Class 319

Greater Anglia

720581

Build now complete and transferred from Derby Litchurch Lane to Wembley Yard for storage pending mainline testing

Greater Anglia

720582 / 720583

The build of both of these units is now complete and they have transferred from Derby Litchurch Lane to Worksop Sidings for storage pending mainline testing

Off Lease (Great Northern)

365509

Another of the Class 365 fleet bites the dust as this is the latest to make the journey to Sims Metal at Newport Docks for scrapping

Private Owner

37674

Having been in store at Allely's Yard at Studley since the beginning of this year, this loco has now been transferred by road to Aviemore on the Strathspey Railway

Rail Operations Group

57312

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

Transport for Wales

197006

This unit is now complete and has been transferred to the Telford International Railfreight Terminal at Donnington for storage pending onward transfer to a depot

Transport for Wales

67010

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Cardiff Canton TMD and has now returned to service