Home 'Mainline Diesel'

'Mainline Diesel'

Help the Trawsfynydd & Blaenau Railway buy a loco!

0
Earlier this year, where we gave you the news that the the line between Blaenau Ffestiniog and Trawsfynydd was being cleared for a track inspection. We...

Train services return to the Lake District thanks to Tim Farron...

8
Today, West Coast Railways, along with Tim Farron, have run the first trains along the Lakes Line in two weeks. As you may be aware,...

Class 68 diesel locomotive to be introduced in Cumbria next week

3
Northern has announced that a Class 68 locomotive will be introduced on the Cumbrian Coast line. From Monday, March 12th, 2018, the diesel locomotive will...

Locomotive Diesels Ltd buys two Deltics

1
Arrangements have been made between Beaver Sports (Yorkshire) Ltd and Locomotive Diesels Ltd (a division of Locomotive Services Ltd) this will see Class 55...

Settle & Carlisle Line Set To Reopen In March 2017

0
The Settle & Carlisle Line is on track to reopen in March 2017 after part of the line suffered a landslide last December. The Settle...

Challenging Restoration of Diesel Trains delays Wareham Service

0
The Swanage Railway has announced that a challenging restoration of two heritage diesel trains will delay the second year of the pioneering train trials...

New Caledonian Sleeper trains arrive in the UK

0
The first of the new carriages for the new Caledonian Sleeper trains have arrived in the UK ahead of being introduced later this year. 75...

120 carriages to be upgraded in major accessibility programme from Arriva...

0
Arriva Trains Wales, working with the Welsh Government and Transport for Wales, have begun an 18-month programme to modernise its fleet. The investment will see...

Arriva Trains Wales have three opportunities in Cardiff and Machynlleth

0
Arriva Trains Wales has announced that three opportunities have become available to join the train operating company's fleet team in Cardiff and Machynlleth. The TOC...

National Railway Museum stop locomotive group from volunteering

1
The 55002 Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry group have announced that the management at the National Railway Museum has stopped them from volunteering. Readers will...

Our Latest Review

Book Review: Block Bells, Buttons and Dusters

0
Block Bells, Buttons and Dusters was released a few months ago from publishers Chime Whistle Publishing and is a pictorial record of some of the signal boxes across the mainline network.
>
X
X