An easy race! 50001 Dreadnought runs parallel with a Mk2 Ford Escort estate on the approach to Combe with the 1A25 08:00 Hereford to Paddington service on 4 October 1986. Although by this date Network SouthEast had been launched, the Cotswold Line was still predominantly rail blue, with just one Inter City coach breaking up the uniformity here.