East Midlands repaints


The latest purple and white colour scheme to be applied to East Midlands Railway rolling stock caught the eye of JOHN PILGRIM, who set about repainting a Lima Class 156 and Hornby HST power car in this bang up-to-date livery. He explains all in this step by step guide.


Above: The Class 156 repaints into EMR purple, white and grey were the initial catalyst for this project. 156912 started life as a Lima Regional Railways liveried set. Mike Wild.

The following step by step guide shows how I took a Lima Class 156 originally in Regional Railways livery into EMR colours, along with a Hornby Railroad HST into the EMR special livery.

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