Neil has a SPAD while driving a HST!

Neil has a SPAD while driving a HST!

Back in October we were very fortunate to be invited to film around Laira TRSMD by GWR. During our visit the wonderful liason officer suggested we arrange another family day out to drive a HST! here is the account of the day. Friday 12th April and we meet the children...
Sea Wall update

Sea Wall update

Network Rail were in Dawlish on Wednesday 10th April to give an update on their preferred plans for phase 1 of the resilience works. Many of the local residents were also in attendance to get a closer and more informed idea about what those plans mean going forwards...
The Springtime Cornishman

The Springtime Cornishman

This Diesel Special was made more interesting to the rail fans as it brought a new class of locomotive to this area in that it is bi-mode like the new Hitachi IET 800’s whose¬† primary power source comes from overhead electricity with a lesser powered diesel...
Rail Operations Group Off Lease Stock Movement.

Rail Operations Group Off Lease Stock Movement.

Yet more HST Mk3 coaches leaving Laira for Papworth Sidings at Ely for storage. ROG sent down two of their Class 47 diesels with two Barrier vans from Leicester yesterday to make this movement today 11th April.¬† The locomotives,47813 named “Jack Frost” was...