The 50th Birthday Bash

Well done to TfL for doing their utmost best to screw up my morning with their poor communication, dangerous practice and mind numbing decisions. From Selhurst, Southern ran to time but it was 455s again. 2J08 gave me 455835, 455829. The Jubilee line wasn't running properly and the Northern was going slow too It always … Continue reading The 50th Birthday Bash


The Quest For Fuglys! Oct 10th, 2018

I guess really this post should be called in search of the 333s as that was on of the primary reasons for my trip. I haven't been to Leeds since October of 1996 which is a long old time. Up and early out of the house for the 06:01 to London Bridge (2J04) and the … Continue reading The Quest For Fuglys! Oct 10th, 2018

Rolling Blog: Ipswich Bound

Morning dear readers today I reached the half century - so I'm off to CoastalDCC to get some DCC chips for some of m locos. There will be some class 90 and 153 action of course and I be out with the family tonight for a meal. So I'll be updating during the day. I'm … Continue reading Rolling Blog: Ipswich Bound

The Banbury Round Robin Full List

The aim of the day was to get a new loco, a bit of new track, a bit of new haulage and hopefully see a few new things. Of course one of my days out wouldn't be right without the odd little glitch or annoyance. Setting off from Selhurst I managed a lot earlier train … Continue reading The Banbury Round Robin Full List