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 221115 leading 221117 on a Chester-London working.

 66551 arrived off the Stoke line with one wagon, reversed and headed South.

 The test train departed platform 12 with 43062 "John Armitt" leading and 43014 "The Railway Observer" trailing.

 No idea but clearly a rail grinding machine.

 90045 and 90046 brought a freight onto the UDL for a crew change before heading North.

 56096 and 56113 were on an RHTT returning South.

 390006 wearing its new coat and stick-on name was on a Euston-bound service.
Maybe it's me but the stock looked as if it had escaped from the paint shop before completion - very bland.


 66304 stopped on the UDL with one nuclear flask and 57303 in tow.

 My transport home, 390152 "Virgin Knight".

 I hadn't seen this on Stockport station before, very relevant for this time of year.
A Patriot locomotive bearing this name was a regular at London Road "back in the day".