Southern Electric Group Blog

Big change to Live Rail

Starting from the 300th issue of Live Rail there are changes. It has a completely new design and layout, it is bigger, now an A4 format. There will be some changes to Live Rail....

484004 on way to I.o.W.

Chris Wilson writes: Seems I’m a bit late off the mark, but hey-ho this my take at Portsmouth this afternoon. I arrived too late to see car 234 as well but here are a...

Work on 3142 continues

Now that we have re-painted one side of 4Cor Motor coach S11187S we are now preparing to re-paint the other side. For this we need to replenish our stocks which are likely to cost...

11187 Freshen up

29th April 2021 John Piper and Ashley Saunders stand proud after a days work of preparing and cleaning coach 11187 in readiness for sanding and painting. After a long extended weekend 3/4 of motor coach 11187...

3142 Update

Work is continuing on the temporary headcode box for motor coach 11161. Here we see some de-rusting in progress and some priming.

701016

A post copied from our Facebook Page Saturday 10th April 2021: Our correspondent was out early this morning & captured 701016 passing Shawford this morning at 08:52 on the 08:33 test run from Southampton...