The Department of Transport has released images of the new 800 series trains.
The new intercities will appear on the Great Western Line in Worcester from 2017 and on the East Coast Main Line which goes through Peterborough from 2018.
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Staying dry with clear spells overnight and sunshine on Friday.
This evening will be dry and warm with some good sunny spells before dusk.
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