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Temporary permit for second hand locos

The legislation was updated last week bringing partial ease for import of second hand locos to Turkey. 133 more words

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We ain’t got no trains - the Midland Main Line rolling stock fiasco

The rules around the accessibility of trains to disabled people change as of the start of 2020. By this time, the entire UK rail fleet must be accessible, as set out in the… 2,599 more words

Midland Main Line

Fifty shades...

… or, more accurately, one shade.

I’ve never liked the weathering job on the 7-plank Parkside kit. Therefore, with a spare ten minutes it was high time to remove it. 81 more words

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A Postscript To Piggyback Freight

The Piggyback Consortium proposal was tied to the ‘modernisation’ of the West Coast Main Line, and detailed in Railtrack’s proposal “A Railway for the Twenty First Century”, published in March 1995. 429 more words


Now you see me...

…now you don’t.

No need for a huge blow by blow account here. The BCGD Barclay has had it’s identity stolen this afternoon.

As can be seen above, nail polish remover, two cotton buds and a light rubbing was all that was required. 15 more words

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Rolling Stock Market is projected to be around USD 59.68 billion by 2023 | CMR

Competitive Insights:
The leading players in the market are Alstom Transport, Stadler Rail, The Greenbrier Companies, Bombardier Transportation, CRRC, Hitachi Rail Systems, Hyundai Rotem, GE Transportation, Siemens Mobility and Trinity Rail Group LLC.
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Wordless Wednesday: New arrival...

The replacement Barclay arrived yesterday. Delighted.

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