(HD Blu-Ray) European Railway: Issue 73 (May - June 2017)
Run-time: 1 hour and 42 mins approx.
In this programme we travel to:
SWITZERLAND - we stop off at Brugg, a busy line to the west of Zürich on the routes to Basel and Olten. A host of multiple units and locomotive-haled services are included including Class 185, Class 460, Re4/4 and Re 6/6s.
FRANCE - lineside action from Brittany on the line between Rennes and Brest.
HUNGARY - a look at cross-border action from Hegyeshalom with home-grown and Austrian motive power on view. Railjets, freight, modern local passenger trainsets and loco-hauled trains are all included.
ITALY - a journey to Sardinia to look at the narrow-gauge Ferrovie Della Sardegna (FdS). Modern suburban trams are witnessed as well as older 1960s built stock still in everyday service - a fascinating railway operation on what is a beautiful island.
FRANCE - the second visit to the country as we witness loco-hauled passenger and freight action on the line north-east of Paris near Compiegne. BB15000, BB22200, BB27000, Class 186, BB60000, BB75000, z26500 and Vossloh G1206 are all seen in action.
GERMANY - the second part of our look at freight operations through the town of Lintorf to the south of Duisburg. Classes seen include: 151, 152, 155, 185, 186, 189, 193, 203, 77, 261, 265, 1275 and 1277.