railway news

May 2021

27 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

Colas Rail

37099

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

DB Cargo

60007

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60020

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

DB Cargo

66006 / 66025 / 66030

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66019 / 66027 / 66080

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

DB Cargo

66035

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

DB Cargo

66056

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66076

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Warrington Arpley Sidings

DB Cargo

66130 / 66136

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66172

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

92011

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Devon & Cornwall Railfreight

60055

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

Direct Rail Services

66426 / 66431

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at York Works

Direct Rail Services

66428

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Direct Rail Services

68004

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

East Midlands Railway

360107

This unit has now been outshopped in the EMR Purple & Silver livery having received a repaint from it's previous GA Blue livery

Freightliner

59001

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

Freightliner

66541 / 66556

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

Freightliner

66545

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

Freightliner

66546

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

Freightliner

66561 / 66567 / 66596

All are currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66564

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

Freightliner

66569

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

Freightliner

66605 / 66618

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

Freightliner

66955

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70001

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

70015

Has now transferred from Southampton Maritime FLT to Leeds Midland Road where it is currently awaiting maintenance

Freightliner

70017

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

Freightliner

90007 / 90012 / 90047

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

Freightliner

90015 / 90041

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

GB Railfreight

60096

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Liverpool Biomass Terminal

GB Railfreight

66703 / 66720 / 66777

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

GB Railfreight

66713

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

GB Railfreight

66735

Currently at Peterborough (GBRF) TMD having suffered a recent failure & needing attention

GB Railfreight

66767

Has now transferred from Doncaster Roberts Road to Peterborough GBRf Depot to continue it's exam/maintenance work

GB Railfreight

69003

Now sporting the GBRf Blue & Yellow livery with the blue cab stripes (classed as whiskers by some) after a repaint at Eastleigh Works

GB Railfreight

92020

Currently sat at Wembley Yard having suffered a failure and now requiring attention

GB Railfreight

F231 (66775) / 66794 / 66798

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

Greater Anglia

321440 / 321441

Both of these units have now transferred from Clacton to Worksop Sidings for storage

Locomotive Services Ltd

37521

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

Locomotive Services Ltd

47853

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

Locomotive Services Ltd

D1944 (47501)

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

Rail Operations Group

37884

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC

Southeastern Railway / South Western Railway

707002 / 707013

These units become the latest of the fleet to make the transfer across from South Western Railway to Southeastern Railway

TransPennine Express

68033

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

Transport for Wales

153914

Mod work complete at Landore TMD and has now received the new TfW Red & White livery and is ready for a return to service

Transport for Wales

153968

Transferred from Cardiff Canton to Landore TMD where it will undergo modification work and receive the TfW livery

Transport for Wales

67025

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