railway news

May 2021

27 May 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

Avanti West Coast

221108 / 221117

Both of these units have now returned out of Central Rivers having received the AWC Green & Silver vinyl livery

East Midlands Railway

170530

Now outshopped in the EMR Purple & Silver livery having previously been in the ex EMT colours

East Midlands Railway

360101 / 360106 / 360108 / 360110 / 360111 / 360117

All of these units are now sporting the EMR Connect branding over the ex AGA Blue livery

East Midlands Railway / Transport for Wales

170273

This unit has transferred across to EMR from TfW on a short term lease to fill stock gaps in the East Midlands

Greater Anglia

321431 / 321445

These units have now been transferred from Clacton to Gascoigne Wood Sidings for storage having been stood down from duties by GA

Locomotive Services Ltd

43047

Now transferred from Nemesis Rail at Burton-Upon-Trent to Crewe Diesel TMD and into the hands of Locomotive Services Ltd

Northern Trains

769456

Now entered revenue earning passenger service after it's recent conversion from a Class 319

South Western Railway

701005

Returned to Derby Litchurch Lane after a period of maintenance work at Alstom in Widnes