Press Releases

Virgin Trains unveils host of customer service improvements

Sep 01, 2015 07:30 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains has launched several new services for its customers, through a brand new website with a fresh look and feel, and a raft of new features, including a Seat Picker system and enhanced journey-planner.

New Term – New Ticket

Aug 31, 2015 09:11 BST London Midland ​Don’t start the new term with a penalty fare. That’s the message from London Midland as students return for the new academic year this September. Revenue Protection officers are visiting schools and colleges across the region this month to answer students’ questions about train travel. Students will also get the chance to win a day’s free travel anywhere on the company’s network.

Rent-free extension for aviation group

Aug 30, 2015 10:00 BST Moray Council An aviation heritage group could be granted rent-free use of a former Moray school for the next three years.

Moderate profit growth in the first half of the year

Aug 29, 2015 08:05 BST Avinor Despite a decrease in traffic, the operating income and profit for the Avinor Group in the first half of the year is slightly higher than the corresponding period last year.

Work starts on Four Oaks Park and Ride expansion

Aug 28, 2015 10:52 BST London Midland Commuters using a busy suburban rail station are to get more free parking thanks to a £2 million Park and Ride extension. Centro, the region's public transport delivery body, has started work adding a further 55 spaces to the existing 275 at Four Oaks near Sutton Coldfield.

Going to see the Foo Fighters? Make sure you know times like these.

Aug 28, 2015 09:46 BST London Midland Don't get left behind after this weekend’s Foo Fighters concerts. London Midland’s Terry Oliver said, “Trains from Milton Keynes will be very busy , so don’t make the mistake of aiming for the last service or you could be disappointed. We will have a queuing system in place and we will only be selling tickets on the night to people we know we can get on to the train."

Build Better Charts with Sonar Server from Digital Yacht

Aug 27, 2015 13:32 BST Digital Yacht

Millions set to get behind the wheel for last long weekend of the season

Aug 27, 2015 10:09 BST RAC Media Centre Up to 14 million* extra motorists will be on the roads from Thursday evening and early Friday morning making the most of the last bank holiday before the Christmas break.

Norwegian increases its long-haul fleet and acquires two new Dreamliners

Aug 27, 2015 06:00 BST Norwegian Norwegian has signed an agreement to acquire an additional two new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, enabling the company to launch even more long-haul routes. Both aircraft are scheduled to enter service in summer 2017. The 787-9 is larger than the eight 787-8s that Norwegian currently operates on its long-haul routes. With this new agreement, the long-haul fleet will consist of 19 Dreamliners by 2018.

TradeWinds Shipowners Forum in Hong Kong

Aug 26, 2015 21:51 BST TradeWinds Events Norwegian news organisation TradeWinds is holding a Shipowners Forum at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum on October 15th to mark its own 25th anniversary.