• May 2018

    Headline News Tornado 90mph outing ends prematurely after costly failure, TransPennine Express unveils new Mk5 trains and gets ready to receive first Class 802 bi-mode from Japan, GWR orders tri-mode Class 769s for Gatwick and Thames Valley services, Heathrow Express operation to transfer to GWR, Fears over rising cost of HS2. Track Record The Railway Magazine’s monthly news digest 66 Steam & Heritage Broadway extension doubles Gloucs-Warks visitors, ‘Cromwell’ booked for Cotswold Festival of Steam, No. 46441 moves ‘home’ to Lakeside & Haverthwaite ahead of return to steam, new build BR ‘3MT’ is a rolling chassis, Swanage ‘U Boat’ back on the main line. 72 Industrial 73 Irish 74 Steam Portfolio 76 Narrow Gauge 80 Network 82 Railtours 86 Miniature 88 Metro 90 Classic Traction 94 World 100 Traction & Stock Off-lease Class 365 moves to