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Weekend trips away with Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains is helping people get away at weekends from London by removing afternoon peak restrictions out of London Euston. This move, which is valid on Fridays from 20th July to 31st August, means that...
Eurostar

Stress free train travel to the French Alps

Train operating company, Eurostar, is opening ticket sales to the French Alps on the 18th July 2018. This direct train takes passengers from the centre of London to the side of the Alps. Passengers benefit...
New bedrooms in Caledonian sleeper trains

See Calendonian Sleeper’s new trains in Virtual Reality this month

Train operator Caledonian Sleeper is giving passengers a unique insight into its new trains with a special virtual reality event in Glasgow this month. The rail service is inviting members of the public to look...
Eurostar

Strike action confirmed by RMT on Eurostar

Rail Union, RMT, has today confirmed that Eurostar staff are set to strike over a service meltdown and bad working conditions. Station staff at London St Pancras will strike for 24 hours in a dispute...
Class 700

Brighton upgrade works rescheduled

Network Rail has announced that the nine-day closure of the southern end of the Brighton Main Line this October will not go ahead as Network Rail has decided to revise the way the programme...
Northern 150140 at Nelson railway station

Northern rail strike action cancelled by RMT

Rail Union, RMT, has announced that the planned strike action on the Northern Rail Network has been suspended by them and will no longer take place. The strike action was because of the ongoing dispute...
444040 working 3Z01 London Waterloo - Northam passes through Potbridge.

8 days of strike action confirmed by RMT on South Western Railway

Rail Union, RMT, has confirmed that further strike action is set to go ahead on South Western Railway and their network. The strike action is in the long going dispute over rail safety and the...
Sir Terry Morgan

New HS2 Ltd Chairman announced

The Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, has appointed Sir Terry Morgan CBE as the new Chairman for HS2 Ltd. Sir Terry will take over from the current Chairman, Sir David Higgins, on the 1st August...
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Greater Anglia inviting entrepreneurs to pitch at Cambridge rail station

Greater Anglia has announced that it has installed new external power supplies that will serve the pedestrian area at Cambridge railway station. This is to accommodate pop up market stalls and independent traders. Additionally, 24 ‘uplighters’ have...
Class 333 at Keighley heading for Skipton

All trains between Keighley and Skipton cancelled due to vehicle hitting level crossing

Update (13/07/2018 @ 20:00): All lines have now reopened, there may still be residual delays, however. Please check with JourneyChecker for full information. Northern is advising passengers not to travel between Keighley and Skipton this evening after...