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Rail Rabbits

See the rail rabbits running,
Running down the tracks.
You better run,
Little rail bun,
Before the train attacks.
See the rail rabbits running,
Among the ties and stacks. 61 more words


Blue Millet

We’re introducing a new category “freight trains”. Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human passengers.


The Weekend Diary - Of Trains and Stolen Things

I realise the reservation ‘gods’ have dealt me a dubious hand within five minutes of coming aboard the 11.03 to Edinburgh Waverley. That is all the time it takes for me to spot the trio of old geezers parked in the pair of seats immediately to my right and be swarmed by the posse of loud, giggling women who breeze past on their way to the seats they have reserved a few seats behind me. 1,304 more words


Didcot Railway Centre

A trip to Didcot in Oxfordshire for a steam day at the Great Western Railway Centre. The last time I was here was for the re-introduction into service of the magnificent ‘King class’ King Edward II, but today this locomotive was only on static display in the yard. 178 more words



Three weeks. Three weeks travelling the length of the country to work on a distant client site. Three weeks living in a hotel room. I guess three weeks isn’t that long in the grand scheme of things – but given the various things going on at home at the moment, three weeks was long enough. 363 more words