Press Releases

Real Madrid joins ‘Europe’s fastest growing sport start-up’ for the world’s biggest football match

Nov 18, 2015 17:06 GMT Playabl Can you predict the outcome of the world’s biggest football (soccer) match? Real Madrid CF, one of the biggest sports brands in the world, and London game studio Playabl, dubbed ‘Europe’s fastest growing sport start-up’, today announced the launch of the Real Madrid Predictabl game, where football fans compete to be the #1 player in the world.

Extra Train Services for Capital One Cup Games

Sep 21, 2015 08:43 BST London Midland ​​London Midland will be running five extra services for this week’s Capital One cup games at Villa Park and Bescot Stadium.

Image issued following attack on football fan at Watford Junction

Sep 08, 2015 10:48 BST London Midland Who is this man? British Transport Police (BTP) detectives want to speak to him following an assault at Watford Junction station. It happened at 5.40pm on Sunday, 2 August, the day of the FA Community Shield match between Arsenal and Chelsea.

Capital One Cup Travel News

Aug 24, 2015 16:49 BST London Midland London Midland will be supporting local football fans with 21 extra services for Tuesday night’s Capital One cup games. For more information about London Midland trains and to plan your journey go to


Aug 05, 2015 11:19 BST Virgin Trains East Coast ​Virgin Trains East Coast works with Newcastle United and Sunderland fans to promote safer, cheaper and more flexible match day travel.

York City welcome away fans to the ‘Prostate Cancer UK Stand’

Aug 05, 2015 00:01 BST Prostate Cancer UK During the 2015/16 season, visiting fans travelling to Bootham Crescent will be able to cheer their team on from the newly named ‘Prostate Cancer UK Stand’. This season, York City Football Club is proud to link up with Prostate Cancer UK and draw attention to a disease that affects over 40,000 men every year.

Football ace Alice Harkness scores first class degree from Northumbria University

Jul 30, 2015 16:56 BST Northumbria University, Newcastle Goalkeeper Alice Harkness has hit the back of the net after graduating from Northumbria University, Newcastle, with first class honours.

Jul 16, 2015 09:00 BST Prostate Cancer UK Watford Football Club struck gold for Prostate Cancer UK after updated figures for the London to Amsterdam cycle challenge were announced.

Walking football growing in popularity

Jun 22, 2015 11:16 BST Moray Council Walking football sessions for the over-50s have come on leaps and bounds since being introduced in Moray earlier this year

Apr 08, 2015 00:01 BST Prostate Cancer UK Harry Redknapp is back in football management after Men United swooped to secure his services for a special charity football match in support of Prostate Cancer UK.