CALLING AT DERBY
A railwayman’s view on the recent station remodelling and upgrade.
A look at the distinctive former BOC, which are reviewed in model form on page M26.
0-60: CLASS 321
It is back to East Anglia to test out these
ex-British Rail workhorses.
FATE OR COINCIDENCE?
The bizarre story of No. 47299’s fatal crash.
News headlines from decades past.
EXPRESS MAILBAG & REVIEWS
First Generation DMUs; NRM Funding and a selection of modern traction books.
The best ways to get Rail Express every month.
GTR keeps Thameslink at a cost; New ombudsman created; Crossrail funding package agreed; HSTs in the news; ‘Generational opportunity’ for Wales; NER Autocar wins Heritage Awards; Freight operators want more say in Williams Review; ‘Nova 2’ delivered; Commuter rail proposals could hit ELR operations; No end in sight for DCO disputes.
LU signs contract for ‘Inspiro’ fleet.
Class 50 farewell tour recreated; DPS battles to fix No. 55009 Alycidon.
Class 31s forced to leave Nene Valley; Llangollen Diesel Class 37 for sale; Western Champion goes blue; First visitors announced for KWVR and SVR galas.
POWER BY THE HOUR
More ‘Tugs’ for sale; HSTs in flux.
Notable workings, Name Game and Spectrum.
‘Flirt’ bi-mode arrives at Norwich.
Rare outing for GWR shunter.
Angel HST rake formed up for Hull Trains.
Disposal of PCAs begins.
IR and NIR face capacity shortage.