Is DB (prop Angela Merkel) about to fall foul of the mighty Heritage Railway Association?
Regular followers of the railway scene will of course know that the HRA is one of the most powerful lobby groups in the industry.
So what are we to make of this slightly sad rendering of an iconic railway brand on DB owned Arriva CrossCountry's website...
As any fule kno "Copyright of the former British Railways' Totem is the property of the Heritage Railway Association".
Eye looks forward to a stand off between the bicycling and bowler hatted David Morgan MBE and XC supremo Andy Cooper.