A TPE Class 185 standard class vestibule and seating area spotless and clean with social distancing seating measures in place controlled by a ticketing system. As can be seen this works well when there are few customers on board but might well prove extremely difficult if and when commuters return on this normally overcrowded TPE route. It is good to report that with the introduction of the Hitachi 802's then services left operated by the Class 185's are using double sets providing six coaches instead of the usual three. This service was a Manchester Airport to Redcar working.
Peter Marsh       

OTHER IMAGES FROM

Peter MarshView All Images

Welcome to the new Railway Herald website. You have requested access to the part of the site that is only available to members.

Why not subscribe now for

£ 25 per year

Subscribe now and get access to our weekly digital magazine and online news content.


Or sign up for a FREE account, and share your railway imagery with thousands of enthusiasts across the globe.

Already Registered?

Enter your username and password below
to login to the website

Keep me logged in ? Forgotten your password?