Latest News from the DMU Group

Latest News


Wednesday 17th May


The work group meeting on Sunday was very productive with some important

ways forward being discussed.


The Group will take a short break from Maintenance until Saturday 27th when it

is envisaged that the group will carry on with the B Exams on cars 52064 & 51941


This Weeks Short Blog entry is now live on the Blog page.


Saturday 13th May


A New DMU Group Flickr Page has been started and the link to this

can be found on the homepage

A Work Party and Meeting will take place at Bewdley tomorrow with the intention on getting focused on outstanding repairs the group needs to carry out.


Tuesday 25th April


Little to report over the last couple of weeks due to the Easter Break and the Unit being in Service.

The blog has been updated with information provided by Trevor who is doing jobs off site.


For those readers interested in attending the next DMU Group Charter, We are still in talks with the SVR and Martin Creese however keep Friday 29th September free if you wish to attend.


Thursday 6th April


Details of work carried out last week is now on the latest update of the Blue Square Blog.


More photos from the DMU Photoshoot have appeared in the latest issues of Railways Illustrated and Railway Magazine, We hope to release details of a further charter soon.


Sunday 26th March


The DMU Photoshoot continues to bring us some pubilcity with Photos in the

April Editions of Rail Express and UK Heritage Hub E-Zine


Work has been rather slow with the unit being in traffic most weekends and the

Steam Gala, the latest Blog is now live.


Sunday 12th March


Work on the No:2 engine refurbishment on 50933 was completed this week with some test runs

from Bewdley to Kidderminster confirming the engine is now serviceable.


Our Photo Charter has had some great publicity with a photo by Jack Boskett having

been included in the March Edition of Heritage Railway Magazine.


This Weeks Blog Entry will be live later today.









17th May

A regular and well informed progress report on maintenance matters from the DMU technical team.

Our ‘Blue Square Blog’.


Usually updated on a Sunday or Monday after a members working day