Bonus special working.

Bonus special working.

Tonight  saw Rail Operations Group Europhoenix livery 37800 named  “Cassiopeia” towing back to back GWR green livery HST’s 43170/189 down to Laira depot after attention from the Wabtec works at Doncaster.   Cassiopeia is the name of the constellation...
Torbay Express 29th July 2018

Torbay Express 29th July 2018

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside………but not on a day like today. A bit of a double whammy for the passengers aboard as the steam engine they would have liked to pull them had been sidelined by illness and after weeks of sunny days the weather...
Railway news

Railway news

Today saw the first public service timetabled run of a 9-car Hitachi IET 800Class Bi-powered unit (No 800309) from London Paddington to Paignton. It passed our cameras slowly as it was making a station stop. Unfortunately there is sad news that tomorrow’s Torbay...
Royal Duchy return.

Royal Duchy return.

After departing Par 10 minutes late the steam/diesel combo had caught up the delay by the time it went through Liskeard. It passed through Dawlish 6 minutes early no doubt not appreciated by the lady on the video who missed out with her camera! It finally arrived back...