railway news

May 2021

30 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

DB Cargo

60066

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Immingham TMD and has now resumed normal service

DB Cargo

66003 / 66020

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

DB Cargo

66007

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66063 / 66066 / 66074

All are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66087

Currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66105

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor

DB Cargo

66131 / 66151

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

92042

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

Direct Rail Services

68009

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

Freightliner

59004 / 59203 / 59205

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance work at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66506

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Ipswich Yard

Freightliner

66508

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

Freightliner

66513 / 66534

Both are awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66523

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Lawley Street FLT

Freightliner

66529

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66541

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66553 / 66564

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

Freightliner

70014

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70019

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70020

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

Freightliner

90005 / 90049

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

Freightliner

90012

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

66757

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

GB Railfreight

66765 / 66786

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

GB Railfreight

66770

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough (GBRf) TMD

Greater Anglia

720566

This unit has now entered revenue earning service with Greater Anglia

Locomotive Services Ltd

D1935 (47805)

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

London North Western Railway

350109 / 350114

Both of these units are now sporting the full LNWR Green and Grey livery having previously been in the unbranded Grey

ScotRail

43185

This parts donor for the ScotRail HST fleet has now been transferred from Haymarket TMD to Brodie Engineering at KIlmarnock where modification work to power cars has been going on

TransPennine Express

68021

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

Transport for Wales

150242

Currently at Pullmans, Cardiff Canton where it will become the latest of the TfW fleet to undergo an internal refurb and receive the TfW livery on it's exterior

Transport for Wales

150255

Now completed it's internal refurb work at Pullmans, Cardiff and is now sporting the TfW White, Red & Grey livery

Transport for Wales

153910

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

153913

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

Transport for Wales

175106

Transferred to Alstom at Widnes to undergo an internal refurb and to receive the TfW livery

West Midlands Railway

170506

Now in the EMR Purple livery after a repaint from the WMR colours at Crewe Arriva Traincare but remains with WMR for now on lease

West Midlands Railway

172101

After it's recent transfer from Chiltern, this unit has now commenced revenue earning service with WMR