Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Cross-City North (8) : Blake Street

At the edge of the West Midlands (Staffordshire's boundary is just beyond the Northern end of the platform) is LM 323 204.

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Cross-City North (7) : Duddeston

Close to the city centre is Duddeston, which was Birmingham's first railway terminus for a couple of years in the late 1830s. LM 323 210 is seen here.

Monday, 29 January 2018

Cross-City North (6) : Shenstone

This week's theme is another look at the Northern half of the Cross-City Line, starting with Shenstone and its lovely station building.


Friday, 26 January 2018

Thursday, 25 January 2018

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

DLR (8) : The best view

Of course the best thing about the DLR is the view out of the front!

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Monday, 22 January 2018

DLR (6) : All Saints

This week's theme is another look at the Docklands Light Railway.

Friday, 19 January 2018

Thursday, 18 January 2018

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Monday, 15 January 2018

Shunters (6) : Light 08

This week's theme is a selection of preserved shunters. Starting with a Class 08 heading light engine through Chinnor.

Thursday, 11 January 2018

Clapham Junction (4) : London Overground

As well as South Western Railway, Southern, Gatwick Express and London Overground also stop at the station. 378 215 seen here.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Clapham Junction (3) : The sign

SWR 707 029 arrives behind a sign making the claim about Clapham Junction's busiest.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Clapham Junction (2) : 455

As well as newer EMUs Clapham Junction is still a stronghold of classic BR stock like the 455.

Monday, 8 January 2018

Clapham Junction (1) : 707

Clapham Junction is the busiest railway station in Britain, as this week's theme will attempt to show. Starting with new EMU 707 002.

Friday, 5 January 2018

Bakerloo (10) : Refurbished

The 72ts fleet on the Bakerloo Line is being refurbished to serve until the late 2020s (at least).

Thursday, 4 January 2018

Bakerloo (9) : Elephant & Castle

At the moment Elephant & Castle is the Southern terminus of the line though an extension is planned.

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Bakerloo (8) : Stonebridge Park

Stonebridge Park is adjacent to one of the line's depots. In the background a 72ts train departs the depot ready for a new service South.

Monday, 1 January 2018

Bakerloo (6) : Harrow & Wealdstone

Welcome to 2018! The first theme this year is another look at the Bakerloo Line starting with its Northern terminus.