As a result of the ECML being closed north of Berwick due to Engineering works, Virgin Trains East Coast services were diverted from Newcastle to Carlisle where they joined the WCML to continue their journey to their Scottish destination. Here, Virgin Trains East Coast Class 43/2 HST No. 43309 stands at Carlisle Station, heading the 13:20 Edinburgh to London King's Cross service on 16th September 2017 with its East Midlands-liveried Class 43/0 No. 43061 'The Fearless Foxes' working the rear of the train, while VTEC Class 43/2 HST No. 43296 stands at Platform 3, tailing the 10:00 London King's Cross to Inverness Service.
Mike Brook       


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