First of the diesel engines in Bletchley Station. A Southern Region diesel. Illustrative photograph supplied by kind permission of Bletchley Community Heritage Initiative (Accession Ref: BLE/P/3736).
An interview about life as a fireman and driver in Bletchley from 1955 to 1970. Topics include working practices, training to be a driver, pay rates and the Unions, and the transfer from steam to diesel and electric engines.