Following walkouts from Scotrail and Southern, Virgin Train East Coast staff are latest to plan strikes! Virgin Trains East Staff have stated that job cuts and unsafe working practises has caused them to ballot action. Virgin Trains have stated that a full timetable will run in the event of strikes occurring. Dates for proposed strikes haven't been released yet.
67026 is seen hauling a diverted Virgin Trains East Coast service to Newcastle seen at Sandy Lane Crossing.