143601,on a Cardiff to Aberdare service,will soon bear left and take the branch line up into the Welsh Valleys.The train has just departed from Cardiff Queen Street,next stop Cathays. The main lin... (more)
66043 has just passed Oxford station with a short freight for Didcot. In the background,a class 165 unit has just arrived from London Paddington.
Built by English Electric,and delivered new to British Railways in July 1957,D8001 was withdrawn from main line service in April 1988.The locomotive has been restored and has recently had a full r... (more)
A class 185 unit,working a Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes service,prepares to leave Barnetby station.
A Lawley Street to Southampton liner service has just passed Leamington Spa and is seen here in the countryside as it heads for the South Coast.
Manchester has an allocation of 17 Class 323 Electric Units for use in the area.These are high density inner urban trains accommodating 284 passengers,and were introduced in the early 1990s.One of... (more)
Delivered new in July 1928,and withdrawn from service in December 1961,former Great Western Railway loco 5542 continues to provide excellent service in privatisation.Here the Swindon built loco ro... (more)
A handful of locos recieve attention inside the maintenance facility at Toton depot,in Nottinghamshire.A visit here at this time would produce 150 locos plus,and probably more if one included the ... (more)
66539 takes the line to Reading shortly after passing through Basingstoke with a freightliner service.
The Robeston to Westerleigh tanks are now firmly in the hands of pairs of class 66 locomotives,due to the dwindling numbers of class 60s.Here,66097 and 66168 are seen exiting the down loop at Hare... (more)
An Edinburgh to London Kings Cross express arrives at Doncaster,with the unpowered Driving Van Trailer leading. The class 91 electric loco at the other end of the train will be providing the power... (more)
The Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tank service passes through the Gloucestershire countryside as it enters the last 20 miles of its journey.
Class 40 no. 40145 climbs towards Bristol with an excursion.The train has just exited the Severn Tunnel,passing from Wales into England.
A diverted London Paddington to Swansea service passes Keenes Crossing on the outskirts of Gloucester.
A class 66 loco heads through the station at Cardiff Central with a coal train,on a wonderful Spring day.