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Press Releases • Oct 16, 2017 06:00 BST
Great Western Railway’s brand new Intercity Express Train carried passengers for the first time on Monday 16th October, marking the start of the biggest fleet upgrade on the Great Western in almost 40 years. Providing more seats, more frequent trains, and shorter, more comfortable journeys the Hitachi built Train came into service operating from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington.
Press Releases • Sep 07, 2017 10:00 BST
A new intercity train bound for passengers next year reached a major test milestone today as it reached Edinburgh station for the first time. Train manufacturer Hitachi carried out the test journey between Doncaster and Edinburgh Waverley station, where passers-by were able to catch a glimpse of the new train on platform 7.
Press Releases • Aug 18, 2017 14:04 BST
Virgin’s state-of-the-art Azuma train has visited Scotland for the first time on Wednesday 16th August as part of plans to transform Edinburgh-London rail journeys.