The key highlights from w/c 6th May 2018 included 90016 going on hire to GBRF for use on the sleepers after being swapped with 90042, which needed to return to Crewe for a B exam. In addition, Freightliner 90s continued to work in pairs this week.
In other news, 90019; 90036 and 90039 were all on hire to VTEC this week and 90034 continued to be stabled at Ilford on hire to Greater Anglia. Finally, there were a number of 90s in and out of traffic for all or part of the week, which included 90004, 90010, 90012, 90020, 90021, 90026, 90044 and 90016.
At the time of writing 90012 could be found at Crewe after going there on the 30/4/18. In addition, 90010 had returned form Crewe, but remains out of services. Other 90s stopped include 90021, 90026 and 90044.
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