With Didcot power station in the background a First Great Western HST led by 43160, with 43158 on the rear, approaches Didcot Parkway Station. On the slow line a pair of Freightliners, 66540 and ... (more)
After heavy rain, in February 2013 the spoil heap (seen on the right) at Hatfield Colliery became dangerously unstable. Over the years, it had encroached far too close to the adjacent railway trac... (more)
The remaining rail routes that pass through the East Riding of Yorkshire to the coastal resorts are characterised by pleasant though rather featureless countryside. There are long stretches of str... (more)
159020 and 159004 pass Waterside, near Goodrington, working the return leg of UK Railtours 'Torbay and Dart' charter from Kingswear to London Waterloo on Saturday 28th June 2014
Ex BR 1951 built class 08 diesel shunter #604 "Phantom". Spent most of her working life at Tysley, now operational at Didcot Railway Centre. (Pre-TOPS number: D3771)
A pair of Freightliner class 66 locos,66513 and 66541,pass through Leamington Spa station with a Leeds to Southampton working.
With the express services racing through Tamworth station at well over 100 m.p.h.,it's difficult enough to catch them on camera,let alone try to get the number.An unidentified class 221 "Supe... (more)
An Arriva Cross Country service emerges from one of the tunnels leading into Birmingham New Street station.
A general view of a busy Bristol Temple Meads station.Centre stage is taken by a pair of class 47 locos (47853 and 47790) with the empty stock from a "Northern Belle" excursion,while als... (more)
Recently named 43014 The Railway Observer leads 1Q19 10:01 Plymouth to London Paddington NMT past Shaldon Bridge on Friday 20th June 2014. 43062 was on the rear.
31233 crosses Seaway Road in Paignton propelling 3Q01 17:06 Exeter Riverside to Exeter Riverside (via Goodrington, Heathfield, Barnstaple and Exmouth) on Tuesday 17th June 2014
31233 passes Hollicombe Cove hauling 3Q01 17:06 Exeter Riverside to Exeter Riverside (via Goodrington, Heathfield, Barnstaple and Exmouth) on Tuesday 17th June 2014
The Jacobite steam train crosses the viaduct readying for the 3 miles on the 1 in 48 gradient