Voyager of the class 220 with the 1E67 of CrossCountry from Plymouth to Leeds is passing Dawlish.
This short 4 car train is one of the longest distance trains in the UK running from Penzance to Glasgow and taking a little under 12 hours. The signal box on the right on the right of the picture ... (more)
220024 approaches its Cheltenham stop with the 07.02 Paignton to Manchester Piccadilly service,whilst First Great Westerns 158766 heads to the west with the 08.50 Great Malvern to Westbury.
220005 heads north working the 10:50 Paignton - Manchester Piccadilly on a lovely sunny sunday. The day before we had heavy rain which flooded the line between Exeter and Taunton! In the backgroun... (more)
A pair of CrossCountry Voyager units pass outside of the tunnel at Birmingham New Street station in what is known locally as 'The Dip'. This is where the line from New Street has to pass below the... (more)
Every so often you manage to get that extra bit of luck - as was the case here. In the centre of the picture,an Arriva Cross Country class 220 unit races towards the camera with a Manchester Picca... (more)
I've been visiting this spot a dozen or so times a year for over 40 years,and this is the only time that I've managed to get two trains in the right place at the right time - on a day with sub-zer... (more)
A rare burst of January sunshine catches a Newcastle to Plymouth service, formed of a 4 car class 220 and a 5 car class 221.The train,diverted because of engineering works,is running alongside the... (more)
As the late Autumn sun dissapears,a northbound service races over the Gloucester avoiding line.
220009 passes Cockwood Harbour with the 07:35 Dundee to Plymouth.
220009 travels along the Sea Wall at Dawlish with the 07:35 Dundee - Plymouth
This Arriva Cross Country Voyager unit is less than a blink of an eye in time for St Mary's church, Cholsey. The lower parts of the tower are thought to date back to 986 AD and has seen war, conqu... (more)