Press Releases

Changes to train services this May Bank Holiday weekend

Apr 24, 2015 12:22 BST London Midland ​Services on some London Midland routes will be affected over the May Bank Holiday weekend due to planned improvement works.

Robot in place to contain oil spills

Apr 24, 2015 08:36 BST Port of Gothenburg A new robot will be introduced at the Port of Gothenburg today. Its task will be to deploy booms in the event of an oil spill. This new technology will result in more rapid and safer oil spill clearance at the Port of Gothenburg.

Norwegian launches new routes to the Caribbean and Croatia from London Gatwick

Apr 21, 2015 10:39 BST Norwegian Norwegian continues to expand its long-haul network with new direct routes. Starting November 2015, Norwegian will launch a non-stop service between London Gatwick and the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico. As of May 2015, Pula in Croatia will be a new destination from London Gatwick. The airline is also adding more weekly flights between London Gatwick and New York.

Cost-efficiency of plug-in hybrids calculated a thousand times faster

Apr 21, 2015 07:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology Plug-in hybrids have low fuel consumption, but require more costly parts than cars with a regular combustion engine. During development, the optimal cost balance must be calculated, which has been extremely time consuming to date. Now researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have developed a new method that dramatically reduces the time needed for these calculations.

Guide to picking the Perfect Plus One

Apr 20, 2015 16:21 BST Stena Line ​One of the most important choices we have to make before taking a trip with someone has less to do with the location and everything to do with who your perfect travel partner is.

Guide to picking the Perfect Plus One

Apr 20, 2015 16:21 BST Stena Line ​One of the most important choices we have to make before taking a trip with someone has less to do with the location and everything to do with who your perfect travel partner is.

Presentation of Norwegians first quarter report

Apr 20, 2015 09:21 BST Norwegian In connection with the release of Norwegian's first quarter results 29 April, the company invite to a presentation at 8:30 AM in Oslo by CEO Bjørn Kjos and CFO Frode Foss and a conference call for investors and analysts in the afternoon.

Apr 17, 2015 13:31 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains is launching a trial of an innovative new service that could spell the end of lost luggage. The introduction of HomingPIN™ to Virgin Trains marks the first time in the world that a railway operator has adopted the lost property recovery system to reunite customers with their belongings.

Dry Trains for Cup Semi-Final This Sunday

Apr 17, 2015 12:48 BST London Midland London Midland is reminding fans no alcohol will be allowed on board its trains to and from this Sunday’s FA Cup Semi-Final at Wembley. London Midland’s head of West Coast services , Terry Oliver, said “To make everyone's journey more pleasant, alcohol is will be banned on London Midland trains to and from Sunday’s game between Liverpool and Aston Villa.”

Apr 16, 2015 11:24 BST Bury Council Work has now started on building a new bus station in the heart of Radcliffe which should be ready for Christmas.