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Farewell Virgin Trains – end of the line for train operator...

Virgin Trains are bidding farewell to the West Coast Mainline today as it hands over the West Coast Mainline Franchise to Avanti West Coast.

Virgin Trains trials onboard 5G Wi-Fi

Virgin Trains has announced that it is trialling 5G WiFi onboard trains on the West Coast Main Line.

Avanti West Coast – the new name for the West Coast...

First Group and Trenitalia have announced the new name for the West Coast Partnership, welcoming Avanti West Coast to the West Coast Mainline.

DO NOT TRAVEL: Railway electric wires SNAP near Lancaster – UPDATED

A broken down train between Preston and Lancaster is resulting in some lines being blocked between the two stations.

​Virgin Trains helps 30 people out of homelessness through coffee partnership

A new partnership between Virgin Trains and a social enterprise has helped 30 people who have experienced homelessness, reform, and work as baristas.

Virgin Trains bids farewell to West Coast franchise with new music...

Virgin Trains has launched a new farewell music video featuring Sir Richard Branson, celebrities and staff to wave goodbye to the West Coast Mainline.

Jail for abusive man on Virgin Trains sevice

A father-of-two who threatened two female carers and a train manager and then went on to assault several police officers has been jailed for a year following a British Transport Police investigation.

Virgin Trains sets record as passengers choose rail over air

The number of people choosing to travel on Virgin Trains’ Anglo-Scottish services instead of flying has reached record levels, leading to a drop in carbon emissions.

FINAL REMINDER: New lifts to be installed at Watford Junction station

Passengers are receiving a final reminder from Network Rail about work starting next week to replace and overhaul all three lifts at Watford Junction station over the next few months.

MAJOR DISRUPTION – London Euston signalling fault causing major delays

The signalling equipment at London Euston has today had a fault, which is causing lots of trains to be delayed, cancelled or changed. Here is the latest travel news

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