railway news

November 2020

12 November 2020

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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Colas Rail

70813

Having moved from Carlisle Yard to Nottingham Eastcroft, this loco has completed it's latest exam/maintenance and has returned to service

Colas Rail

70816

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Rugby

Colas Rail

70817

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

DB Cargo

60011 & 60039

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

DB Cargo

60062

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

DB Cargo

60066

Awaiting maintenance at Immingham TMD

DB Cargo

60100

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

DB Cargo

66011

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

DB Cargo

66021 & 66066

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

DB Cargo

66055

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

DB Cargo

66067

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66101

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Acton Yard

DB Cargo

66105 & 66107

Both currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66106 & 66192

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

DB Cargo

66121

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

DB Cargo

66197

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

67001

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

67013

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Devon & Cornwall Rail Freight

60055

Showing as failed and needing attention at Milton Keynes Central

Devon & Cornwall Railfreight

50008

After a slight issue yesterday, this loco has now transferred from Leicester to Eastleigh works where it will undergo maintenance. It is anticipated that this loco will remain out of action until 2021

Direct Rail Services

37038

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge

Direct Rail Services

37407

Undergoing exam/maintenance at York Works

Direct Rail Services

37422

Now sporting 'Cockney Sparrow' decals in honour of it's previous time as part of the Stratford Depot

Direct Rail Services

66427

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge

Direct Rail Services

68001

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

Direct Rail Services

88003

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

East Midlands Railway / Greater Anglia

360103, 360120 & 360121

All of these units have transferred from Ilford TMD to Cricklewood Depot in readiness for use with EMR

Freightliner

59203

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

59205

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

Freightliner

66415

After it's recent failure at Whatley Quarry, this loco has now been transferred to Leeds Midland Road where it now awaits maintenance

Freightliner

66502

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

Freightliner

66523 & 66571

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

Freightliner

66564

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

Freightliner

66585

Previously reported as undergoing maintenance work at Southampton Maritime FLT, this loco has now transferred to Leeds Midland Road where it awaits maintenance

Freightliner

66605

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Stoke Gifford and has returned to service

Freightliner

66956

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

Freightliner

66957

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70006

Completed it's latest bout of maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall and has returned to service

Freightliner

70011

Has been reinstated to an active pool after being in store at Crewe Basford Hall since 15/04/20

Freightliner

70019

After returning to active service in August, this loco has finally been added to an active pool. It is currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70020

Awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

86632

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90010

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

GB Railfreight

60076

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Tuebrook Sidings and is now awaiting a depot transfer

GB Railfreight

60096

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

66706 & 66785

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

GB Railfreight

66707, 66728, 66767, 66770, 66774 & 66777

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66782

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Southampton Western Docks and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

73119

Undergoing exam/maintenance at St. Leonard's Depot

GB Railfreight

92006 & 92033

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD

GB Railfreight / Harry Needle Rail Company

20118 & 20132

Both of these loco's have now moved out of the GBRf pool and back into the HNRL pool

Locomotive Services Ltd

43046 & 43055

The Blue Midland Pullman HST set has returned to Eastleigh Works for further attention

Locomotive Services Ltd

47853 (47614)

Having recently completed a period of over 12 months worth of maintenance, this loco has now transferred (under its own power) from Eastleigh Works to Crewe Diesel TMD

Loram UK

37059 & 37069

Both are now undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge

Network Rail

97304

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Shrewsbury Coleham and has returned to service

Northern Trains

195133

This unit has now arrived at Liverpool Edge Hill TMD having been transferred by road from Avonmouth Docks

Rail Operations Group

37611

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leicester L.I.P

Rail Operations Group

47812

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Barrow Hill

TransPennine Express

68021 & 68025

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge and has returned to the Manchester International Depot to resume services with TPE

Transport for Wales

230010

This unit has now begun it's test and training runs (thanks to Joseph Summers for the info)

Transport for Wales

67008

Awaiting maintenance at Cardiff Canton TMD