Moving Wheels

Vivarail ramps up production of Welsh D Trains

Shades of green: interior of No 230004, showing the mix of seating layouts.
D Train in service: No 230004 crosses the river Great Ouse shortly after leaving Bedford with the 12.55 to Bletchley on 27 April 2019. All photos by Philip Sherratt

Vivarail’s first Class 230 entered passenger service with West Midlands Trains on the Marston Vale line between Bletchley and Bedford on 23 April.


Want to read more?

This is a premium article and requires an active subscription.

Existing subscriber? Sign in now

I have a subscription but need to register on site…

You will need your print Customer ID ready to set up an account, you'll find this on your welcome email and cover sheet delivered with each print magazine.

Register now

No subscription?

Pick one of our introductory offers