If you've been following the modern Scottish diesel scene you'll know that 2017 was a great year. From 50-year old Class 37s on Railtours and IM workings and 47s on sleeper trains right through to the brand new Class 70s on oil and cement and even the Class 88s on the Tesco train, add scenic locations, sunshine and snow and you have the perfect diesel year!
Highlights: Brand new Class 68s on the Fife Circle; 47739 and 47749 on the Aberdeen sleepers; Class 73s to Oban; 56302 on the WHL with oil trains to Fort William and Lairg; Class 92s on the Cathcart Circle; BR Green 37057 to Kyle; 66529 rescues a failed 73; 66737 on the Inverness RHTT and footage from the Bo'ness diesel gala with 88005 in the snow.
Railtours: 37259+37605+37609 on the Easter Highlander; 47739 to Fort William; 37518 to Fort William; 37025+37421 to Wick and Thurso; 37602+37609 to Oban; 68003+68027 on the Northern Belle; 37685+37669 to Oban and 66764+73970 on a GBRf special.
Freight: Numerous Colas Class 37s on IM trains including 025, 057 and 099; Class 60s, 66s and 70s on weekend engineers jobs; 37601+37605 on a rail drop train; Europhoenix 37608+37611 on a ballast job; new Colas Class 67s on IM workings; 37259 solo on a WHL ballast job; Colas Class 56s, 60s and 70s on oil and cement and 37422 solo on another WHL ballast.
Other stuff: 37409 with Caroline and the Great Western HSTs start on driver training.
In total more than 120 different diesel locomotives plus a few electrics are featured here.
Produced by - Train Crazy
Running time - 158 minutes
Format - 16:9 widescreen
DVD and Blu-ray
Released - February 2018