Train formations: Class 43 High Speed Trains

If you think High Speed Trains are all alike, you might be surprised at the variety. MARK CHIVERS presents a series of formations covering their 40-year careers.

British Rail’s (BR) InterCity 125 High Speed Train (HST) revolutionised rail travel in Britain following its introduction in the 1970s, shrinking journey times and offering a step-change in comfort on long-distance rail journeys. 


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