Grab the brand new April issue of Railways Illustrated magazine for the best coverage of today’s railway scene.

Each issue of Railways Illustrated offers a comprehensive round-up of the latest news and topical events from the UK across the present-day railway, including heritage traction in operation on the main lines.

Railways Illustrated reflects the energy and vitality of the present-day railway scene. Here’s what’s in the April issue:

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The post-pandemic passenger railway

Richard Clinnick takes an operator-by-operator look at how the UK train fleets have changed over the past two years and looks forward to what’s still to come.

Model Spot

Simon Bendall reviews the two OO gauge models that have been produced by Bachmann to remember the Freight connection Class 90s.

The 47s: A Class Act!

2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the first Class 47 taking to the British Railways network. We take a look at those members of the Class 47 fleet that survive in preservation.

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