#5 – A Testing Chat

This Episode will not cover the tragic crash at Stonehaven.

This time on Branchline Banter, Ela and Jonny discuss an expensive auction, new rail tours, nameplates and a chat about trains that do testing in yellow jackets.

New Logo!

Pacers in Service

https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/pacer-northern-railway-greater-manchester-18719276

Alstom & Bombardier Merger

https://www.railjournal.com/financial/ec-approves-alstoms-bombardier-transportation-acquisition/

HST’s

LNER/CALM Auction: https://www.minsterfm.com/news/local/3149066/own-a-bit-of-lner-history/fbclid=IwAR2RncV__leUv85MdVxblqwqK4k2GR4kpAVU4mi4JvwxmKfcnW8vuqkSkTM

ScotRail Nameplates: https://twitter.com/ScotRail/status/1286045011293933568?s=20

EMR’s HST’s: https://www.railmagazine.com/news/network/exclusive-east-midlands-railway-hsts-granted-a-further-reprieve

Class 91s

https://twitter.com/euansteuart/status/1284971389091491840?s=21

Railtour News!

https://twitter.com/charterrail/status/1281450833549438977?s=21

https://www.railcharterservices.co.uk/

The Test Train Chat

Big thanks to @mrdannyp! https://twitter.com/mrdannyp

Credits

Branchline Banter is hosted by Eleanor and Jonny.

Music: https://www.davidcuttermusic.com / @dcuttermusic (Track: Again)