The 16.22 London St.Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar service passes Lenham freight loops just 22 minutes after departure from London having already travelled 79 Kms (almost 50 miles).
On one of the first decent photographic days in this corner of England so far this year the 15.13 Paris Nord to London St.Pancras Eurostar is getting up to line speed (186 mph) again after its sch... (more)
Ski train from Bourg-St-Maurice in the French Alps to London
Sheep graze unconcerned across the track as Eurostar set No 373 104/103 passes through the ancient Chilston Park on an un-schduled working from Ashford to London. The same set had passed in the op... (more)
Yesterday the south of England had its first heavy snow fall of the winter but by this lunch time it was already melting from the tracks. Here the 12.24 London St.Pancras to Paris Nord passes thro... (more)
Now that Eurostar has become a single company rather than a joint concern shared between the UK, Belgium and France it has started rebranding its train sets with a new logo. Not much different but... (more)
Eurostar passing through the platforms of Vauxhall Station
Eurostar set No 3018/017, specially decorated for the 70th Anniversary of the appeal made by General De Gaulle to his fellow countrymen on 18th June 1940 and broadcast by the BBC on 22nd June foll... (more)
An SNCF Eurostar set climbs from the Channel Tunnel on on 12.13 Paris Nord to London St.Pancras service. In the centre background the Dollands Moor freight yard and old South Eastern main line can... (more)
Following the breakdown of several Eurostar trains in the Channel Tunnel due to snow ingress on Friday 18th December, a number of test runs were carried out after extra snow screens had been fitte... (more)
Against a moody sky, a Eurostar service from St Pancras speeds towards the continent along HS1.
Eurostar train is coming from London and going to Paris Nord station with 300km/h!
A eurostar train-set heads south towards the Channel Tunnel with a service from London to the continent. Despite being funded largely by tax-payers, the tunnel and associated infrastructure is mai... (more)