GBRf 66 to be named tomorrow

GBRf 66 to be named tomorrow

GBRf group are now the contractors for MOD freight movement and to celebrate 66775 is going to be named HMS Argyle tomorrow at Devonport Dockyard where the Frigate F231 Argyll is presently berthed. Today 66775 had the Nameplate and insignia covered up as she passed...
Weed killer Windhoff.

Weed killer Windhoff.

Video by Nick Campbell of the Winhoff weedkiller train passing through Teignmouth station at around 11.30pm on Tuesday night. If you study the video after it departs the station you can see where it is spraying the cutting walls as it heads off towards Newton Abbot....
Torbay Express disappointment day!

Torbay Express disappointment day!

Yesterday was a bit of a disaster for the patrons on the Torbay Express. Unfortunately Tornado failed a fitness to run examination and so the express was headed by a DB Cargo freight locomotive though of course these are quite capable of running at the 75mph limit...
Colas class 67’s Part two

Colas class 67’s Part two

      Noel Downie was at South Brent on Dartmoor near the site of the long gone Junction station for the Primrose line to Kingsbridge. You can see the pantograph on the first coach which is used when testing the electricity supply on lines with overhead...