The key highlights from w/c 16th October 2018 included 90045 working a special empty stock movement south from Edinburgh to Wembley, which ran as 5M16 following the cancellation of he Aberdeen sleeper portions due to a derailment between Dundee and Aberdeen.
In addition, DB Cargo 90s continued to be hired to LNER this week, which saw 90018 and 90029 in action with the TOC, Finally, there were a number of 90s in and out of traffic for all or part of the week, which included 90005, 90009, 90016, 90021, 90024, 90026 and 90047.
At the time of writing 90016 continues to be stopped out of service at Crewe for major repairs. In addition, 90021, 90024 and 90026 are stopped too. There was nothing else to report at the time of writing.
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