HST Class 253 locomotive No. 041 at Platform 1, Paddington Station in the 1980s
High Speed Train (HST) Class 253 locomotive No. 041 waiting at Platform 1, Paddington Station in the 1980s.
The Intercity 125 HST was introduced in 1976 and was built by British Rail Engineering Ltd. With its iconic livery and branding, and a maximum service speed of 125mph, it was a popular and successful train. Many Intercity 125s still remain in service today