Southern Electric Group Blog

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.


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...

Refurbished Headcode Stencils

John Atkinson writes on Facebook “I have had these rusting away in the garage for about 10 years. Finally got around to sanding-down, cleaning and painting them yesterday. A ‘7’ and a ‘6’ which...

Class 442s to leave South Western Railway

South Western Railway has halted the project to refurbish 18 Class 442 electric multiple-units for its London Waterloo to Portsmouth route, and the sets will now be returned to leasing company Angel Trains.

South Hants. Group Zoom Meetings

South Hants. Group Zoom Meetings

The South Hants group have resumed their monthly meetings using Zoom. SEG/LRTA Meetings at Eastleigh We are pleased to announce that following the newsletter about a month ago regarding the possibility of holding meetings...