Inside the January issue:
• News: DHL cancels express freight contract with EWS. London-Wrexham open access service moves closer. Amec Rail prepares to take over timber trains for Kronospan. GNER rescued by DfT management contract. FM Rail into administration.
• Features: David Ratcliffe provides a history of the Greater Manchester ‘binliners’, from their early days to their present day EWS haulage. Our popular Retrospectrum feature returns with a look at the livery that refused to go away, GWR green.
• Columns: All your favourite monthly reading – Railtours, Traction & Rolling Stock, Unitary Authority, Irish Angle, etc.
• Modelling: With the dust having settled after the Warley event, REM supplies its annual review of the show. Also inside are Hornby’s diesel and electric era plans for 2007, and a bumper reviews section detailing all the latest releases.