With the barriers lowered, lights flashing and siren sounding a Cardiff to Nottingham speeds across the road.
One of the more unusual workings this year saw CrossCountry substitute a Voyager unit for a pair of Class 170 Turbostars, and here we see the pair working the 15:01 New Street to Manchester Piccad... (more)
43321 leads at Cross Country HST along the famous Dawlish sea wall, bound for Plymouth.
Cross Country operated 170104 seen south of Burton-on-Trent.
Cross Country 170101 seen south of Burton-on-Trent.
A Cross Country service to Bournemouth seen between St Denys and Southampton.
HST 43285 working 1V31 Edinburgh to Plymouth runs past signal G59 showing the feathers for the Worcester branch
Northbound Cross Country service speeds through Millbrook.
170106 is one of the few remaining members to wear a hybrid livery from its days with both Central Trains and previously Midland Mainline. The yellow roofline stripe denoted the first class area w... (more)
170398 is one of only two 170/3 units with CrossCountry. It has now been refurbished to the full standard to be rolled out across the fleet and is seen at Nottingham
With the sun dropping low, an HST working for CrossCountry from Plymouth accelerates after topping the Lickey incline and can take a breather on the gentler gradients into Birmingham
A Cross Country Voyager stands at York after an evening arrival from the South.
221126 receives attention before returning to service as the first Voyager to have its shop removed. Sister unit 220004 is on the left. This shot featured on the cover of Rail magazine issue no 60... (more)
Running slightly late, 170101 is working the 10:08 Nottingham-Cardiff Central train south near Bromsgrove