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■ 4-COR (Class 404) EMUs, displaced from the Portsmouth line by new rolling stock, were put to use on the Reading-Waterloo line instead from October 5 – replacing 2-BIL (Class 401) and 2-HAL (Class 402) sets previously in use. British Railways’ Southern Region stated that the 4-COR sets were released from the Portsmouth main line to make travelling on the Reading services more comfortable until completely new

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Class 745 Entry To Service
January 2020: 745007/010 March 2020: 745002/004-006/009/105 April 2020: 745106/107 July 2020: 745001/101/103/104/108/109 September 2020: 745003 October 2020: 745110 November 2020: 745102 December 2020: 745008 ■
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FEW heritage lines were able to run over the Christmas period, but industrial shunters could be found in action on at least three lines. The Plym Valley Railway used 4wDH Sentinel No. 10077 ‘top and tail’ with steam, whilst 0-6-0 Sentinel No. PBA 39
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In Brief
FIGURES released by the Department for Transport show that rail travel in the year to March 2020 was the second highest on record at 1.7 billion journeys – and could have been even higher but for the impact of coronavirus on travel in the second half