Railways Illustrated - October, 2018

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ScotRail Embraces the HST
Garry Wilson finds out about Scotland’s new Inter7city services.

Carlisle DMU Evolution
Gordon Kirkby recounts the changing design of DMUs at Carlisle during the 1980s.

Summer Galas
Photo feature covering recent galas at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire and Spa Valley railways

Crewe Gresty Bridge OD
This year’s DRS charity event raised more than £37,000.

A Grand Day Out – Epping Ongar
This month we report on the Epping Ongar Railway in Essex.

British Depots – Doncaster Carr
Doncaster Carr Depot has a long history as a loco depot, but all that has changed thanks to the arrival of the IET Fleet.

Shaping up for the 1970s
We continue our look at what BR expected from its loco fleet after steam as Pip Dunn examines how it was expected to be trimmed in the early 1970s.