The introduction of Class 68s hauling passenger trains was one of the major highlights of a fascinating year for diesel locomotives in Scotland. Add to this, regular Class 68 haulage of the Aberdeen intermodal, 55022 hauling the Royal Scotsman and the testing of Class 73s for the Caledonian Sleeper, and another amazing year unfolds.
Presented in a month-by-month format, this programme includes: 37s, 47s, 57s and 66s on the snow and ice train; various DRS Class 37s hauling flasks, Network Rail test trains and engineers trains; GBRf hauled ballast trains on the Borders Railway; Colas Class 56s and 60s on engineers trains; Class 47s, 90s, 92s, 86101 and 87002 on sleepers; various Railtours, Charters and the Northern Belle featuring 37s, 47s, 57s and 66s; Class 68 hauled 'Golf' specials; HSTs in the new Virgin livery; 66/7s haul the Royal Scotsman; 37516 works the Fort William sleeper, pairs of 86s and 90s on WCML freights, and highlights from the Bo'ness diesel gala with 37703, 40106, 50007, 50017 and 55022.
This special 2 hour 30 minute edition includes all of the above and so much more, filmed in 16:9 widescreen and available in stunning Hi-def on the Blu-ray edition.
Produced by - Train Crazy
Running time - 2 hours 30 mins
Format - 16:9 widescreen
Blu-Ray and DVD
Released - February 2016