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War widow finally visits grandfather’s WWI grave more than a century after he went missing

War widow finally visits grandfather’s WWI grave more than a century after he went missing

Jan 17, 2019 08:40 GMT
Family make emotional to Northern France courtesy of Virgin Trains and Eurostar to visi...

Rugby station ticket office given a Festive makeover / Christmas travel advice

Rugby station ticket office given a Festive makeover / Christmas travel advice

Dec 21, 2018 15:22 GMT
Virgin Trains' Rugby stations gets a festive makeover as ticket office is turned into l...

Inspirational quotes on station platforms prove a hit with passengers

Inspirational quotes on station platforms prove a hit with passengers

Nov 13, 2018 11:44 GMT
​A Virgin Trains employee has been motivating passengers at Crewe Station with a select...

Virgin Trains scraps Friday afternoon peak restrictions

Virgin Trains scraps Friday afternoon peak restrictions

Nov 01, 2018 13:15 GMT
Following a three month trial, Virgin Trains has permanently lifted Friday afternoon re...

​Virgin Trains marks 60 years of Blue Peter with train naming

​Virgin Trains marks 60 years of Blue Peter with train naming

Oct 16, 2018 16:29 BST
Former Blue Peter presenters including Peter Purves, Konnie Huq, Janet Ellis, Liz Slate...

New café bar opens at Virgin Trains’ Stoke Station

New café bar opens at Virgin Trains’ Stoke Station

Oct 11, 2018 16:18 BST
Virgin Trains has partnered with Titanic Brewery to open a new cafe bar at Stoke-on-Tre...

War widow discovers long-lost grave of war hero grandfather after chance encounter on Virgin Trains service

War widow discovers long-lost grave of war hero grandfather after chance encounter on Virgin Trains service

Oct 02, 2018 16:45 BST
FOR Rita Armin, the whereabouts of her Grandfather’s grave after he died fighting in Wo...

Youngster helps Virgin Trains mark the last weekend of Manchester's Bee in the City

Youngster helps Virgin Trains mark the last weekend of Manchester's Bee in the City

Sep 21, 2018 14:49 BST
Virgin Trains helps to bring youngsters design to life, to mark the last weekend of Man...

Virgin Trains hops onboard with Marston’s

Virgin Trains hops onboard with Marston’s

Sep 11, 2018 13:07 BST
Virgin Trains has welcomed Staffordshire brewery, Marston’s, to showcase its ale as par...

Bear Grylls unveils new name at Virgin Trains 'Bearmingham International' station

Bear Grylls unveils new name at Virgin Trains 'Bearmingham International' station

Sep 03, 2018 12:15 BST
Birmingham International Train Station officially renamed in partnership with Virgin Tr...