railway news

May 2021

27 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

Caledonian Sleeper

73971

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Craigentinny TMD

Class 315 Preservation Society / TfL Rail

315820

This unit has now been confirmed as being the unit which will head into the preservation world when it's lease with TfL Rail ends. It will be joining the Class 315 Preservation Society with further details to be announced with regards to the date of the handover in due course

Colas Rail

56049

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

Colas Rail

70807

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

DB Cargo

60001

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Margam T.C. and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60020 / 60074

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60044

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Tees Yard

DB Cargo

60066

Currently awaiting maintenance at Immingham TMD

DB Cargo

66011

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

DB Cargo

66020

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66117

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

DB Cargo

66130

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

DB Cargo

66175

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

DB Cargo

66177

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

DB Cargo

66194

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

DB Cargo

66198

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

67013

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

90024

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

DB Cargo

92011

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

DB Cargo

92042

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor

Direct Rail Services

68002

Awaiting maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

68004

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

88007

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

Freightliner

66507 / 66509

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

Freightliner

66508

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

Freightliner

66513 / 66534

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

Freightliner

66548

Currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66556

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66613

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

Freightliner

66614

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

Freightliner

70002

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

Freightliner

90049

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

60047

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

66704 / 66706

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

GB Railfreight

66735

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Bardon Hill and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66765

After a recent failure in the Doncaster area, this loco is now undergoing exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66794

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Longport EMD and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

73961

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

Locomotive Services Ltd

43058 / 43059

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Neville Hill TMD

London North Western Railway

730101

This recently completed unit has now transferred from Derby Litchurch Lane Works to Old Dalby to undergo testing

Rail Operations Group

319373

This newly converted parcel unit has now transferred from Eastleigh to Crewe South Yard, presumably for further store pending the commencement of the Orion Logistics freight operation

Rail Operations Group

57312

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