railway news

October 2020

08 October 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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Number
Detail

Colas Rail

66847

Showing as failed and in need of attention at Bristol Kingsland Road

Colas Rail

70807

Awaiting maintenance at Rugby

Colas Rail

70814

Showing as failed and awaiting attention at Oxwellmains

DB Cargo

66001

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

DB Cargo

66063

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

DB Cargo

66079

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Mossend

DB Cargo

66092

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

DB Cargo

66105

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66117 & 66120

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

DB Cargo

66140 & 66149

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66185

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

Devon & Cornwall Rail Freight

60055

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

Direct Rail Services

37401

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Dereham

Direct Rail Services

37419

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

Direct Rail Services

37425

Working between Plymouth and Penzance as a test after recent repairs to wheelflat issues

Direct Rail Services

57307

After a recent, rare outing on a freight working, this loco is now undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge

Direct Rail Services

66126

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

Direct Rail Services

68002

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

88010

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Freightliner

66503 & 66525

Both have completed their latest bout of maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and have returned to service

Freightliner

66506

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66539

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

Freightliner

66559

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66560

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

Freightliner

66565

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

Freightliner

66605 & 66610

Both have completed their maintenance at Whatley Quarry and have returned to service

Freightliner

66617

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66955

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70016

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70017

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

Freightliner

86604, 86613

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

Freightliner

86614

Previously out of action whilst undergoing maintenance, this loco has now been placed into store (DHLT) at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90007

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90008

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

GB Railfreight

60087

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

60096

Completed a period of maintenance work at Toton TMD and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66433

On a short term lease to GB Railfreight for use as a shunter at the Peak Forest Cemex terminal, this loco is currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Peak Forest

GB Railfreight

66718

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66723, 66781 & 66787

All of these are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66727

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Longport EMD

GB Railfreight

66735

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough GBRf Depot

GB Railfreight

92020

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD

GB Railfreight

92038

Completed it's latest batch of maintenance work at Wembley TMD and has returned to service

Great Western Railway

43171 & 43172

Both of these power cars have completed their repaint into GWR Green and have departed Doncaster Wabtec on a return journey to Laira TMD

Transport for Wales

67014

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Arriva Traincare