Class 222 Meridian at East Midlands Parkway. The Ratcliffe-on-Soar Power Station is one of the last remaining coal fired power stations in the UK. Once a common sight in the British landscape, the... (more)
222007 passing Kilby Bridge.
Ratcliffe Power Station dominates the scene from the top of Red Hill looking back towards East Midlands Parkway as 43272 leads the HST working 1D48 15:34 St Pancras - Nottingham. The HST was by th... (more)
Crowds jostle for their picture. There must be something special going on?
Late on the evening of Saturday 15th May 43102 in it's commemorative coat of Intercity 'Swallow' livery has recently arr... (more)
It is now three weeks and a day until the final run of a passenger revenue-earning HST on the Midland Mainline.
Still shining in it's new coat of paint, 43274 the only power car to wear th... (more)
With little over six weeks until HST's bow out of traffic on the Midland Mainline there is now precious little time to catch the few remaining sets that are still in traffic.
With a slight... (more)
43076 races over the River Soar at Normanton with 1D53 16:34 London St Pancras to Nottingham (43059 on rear)
Power car 43102 (along with 43159) set the World speed record for a diesel train (148.5 mph) on 1st November 1987. It has recently been repainted into Intercity livery as it was in 1987 for its fi... (more)
43274 passes Attenborough Junction with 1B36 10:30 Nottingham to London St Pancras
43049 passes Attenborough with 5B36 09:22 Derby Etches Park Depot to Nottignham
43319 passes Attenborough in the early morning sun with 5B18 06:31 Derby Etches Park Depot to Nottingham
43089 passes Trowell Moor with 1B41 09:35 Leeds to London St Pancras via Nottingham
43238 leads 1B41 09:50 Leeds-St Pancras past Shipley Gate
The signpost marks 1 mile to Harringworth as East Midlands Railway's 222013 crosses its namesake viaduct while working 1F49 15:55 St Pancras - Sheffield, diverted via Corby due to planned engineer... (more)