Railways Illustrated - November 2016

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What Now for the Isle of Wight?
Investment is needed in the Isle of Wight’s railway, which is a shadow of its former self.

Your chance to win one of ten copies of Night Trains of British Rail by Alan Whitehouse.

Running Out of Pace
The four-wheel Pacers have been with us for 20   years, but with the first due to be taken out of service in two years’ time the end is in sight for these unusual DMUs.

NSE 30 Marked in Style!
A celebration of the 30th anniversary of the founding of Network SouthEast was held at Finmere in August.

Midland Memories
A selection of previously unpublished Midland Region images by Tommy Tomalin.

No Small Feat!
A four day, 19-loco charter train covering 2,200 miles and raising around £125,000? GB Railfreight pulled o¬ the train of the year and Pip Dunn went along for the ride.

The Heathfield Branch
David Mitchell tells the fascinating story of a Devon branch line that refuses to die.

The Return of 41001, Part 2
Andy Flowers concludes the fascinating story of the restoration and return to running order of HST Prototype power car 41001.




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