Freightliner class 70 locos are now appearing on the Rugeley Power Station to Portbury coal runs,a welcome respite from the class 66 locos that have worked them for several years.Here we see 70011... (more)
Colas Rail have taken delivery of several ex DBS Class 60 locomotives,which are slowly emerging onto the network,following a full refurbishment.Here is newly painted 60076 passing Barnwood,Glouces... (more)
The Rugeley Power Station to Stoke Gifford workings have lately produced a Class 70 loco on quite a regular basis,so a rare period of January sunshine was the perfect excuse to capture one.Here,70... (more)
A beautiful clear day at the resort of Dawlish,on the Devon Coast,sees an unidentified "Voyager" set passing with a Penzance to Glasgow Central working.
Delivered new to British Railways as D6948 in October 1964,Class 37 loco 37248 (the number she received in 1973 as part of the B.R. renumbering system) was withdrawn from main line use in February... (more)
A Plymouth to London Paddington service passes the Devon resort of Dawlish on a quiet Summers day.
37218 arrives at Stonehouse station with a railtour,just as the morning mist starts to clear.The train is Pathfinder Railtours "Festive Portsmouth Explorer".
A London St Pancras to Sheffield service catches the evening sun as it approaches Bedford station.
The 10.20 Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington service arrives at Stonehouse station,Gloucestershire.
A wonderful November Sunday morning sees a Swansea to London Paddington service taking the London route at Standish Junction.The train,which would normally run via the Severn Tunnel and Bristol,wa... (more)
A Margam to Eastleigh convoy of five class 66 locomotives (66005/66142/66006/66207/66192) pass Keenes Crossing,on the approach to Gloucester.A large storm is brewing,but a fortunate break in the c... (more)
During the Severn Valley Railway Autumn Diesel Gala,we were fortunate to have two class 52 Hydraulic locos working - here is D1015 "Western Champion" descending Eardington Bank with a se... (more)
Inland Waterways & Docks No. 34 "Portbury" undergoes final preparations for the days work providing rides for tourists along part of the old Harbourside line at Bristol.The loco is a 191... (more)
A preserved class 108 diesel multiple unit passes Hay Bridge Farm on the Severn Valley Railway,working a Bridgnorth to Kidderminster service.These units were built between 1958 and 1961.
Class 52 Diesel Hydraulic D1062 "Western Courier" leans into the curve approaching Eardington station with a service from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster,during the three day Diesel Gala on ... (more)