Press Releases

Investment delivers a better railway between Barnt Green and Redditch

Sep 01, 2014 14:14 BST London Midland The railway between Barnt Green and Redditch is due to open next week after an eight-week closure to improve services and facilities for passengers.

More Yellow School Buses on the way for Greater Manchester schools

Sep 01, 2014 11:31 BST Bury Council Hundreds more Greater Manchester pupils will be going green this term – by catching a new yellow school bus.

100,000 Advance tickets for less than £15 still available

Aug 27, 2014 15:55 BST London Midland As the last week of the school summer holiday beckons teachers, parents or families looking to grab a last minute trip away will find a top marks solution with London Midland.

Council will continue CCTV crackdown on drivers putting children’s lives at risk

Aug 27, 2014 10:21 BST Rochdale Borough Council Shortly before the start of the new academic year, Rochdale Borough Council is advising motorists that its CCTV camera car will still be used outside schools to tackle inconsiderate, dangerous and often illegal parking.

Get back on the rails – it’s the weekend!

Aug 26, 2014 08:30 BST London Midland The stretch of railway between Watford and London Euston is now back open, so leisure travellers and commuters can wave goodbye to longer journey times and rail replacement buses at weekends.

Aug 25, 2014 13:36 BST Acro Aircraft Seating The first half of 2014 saw Acro Aircraft Seating pick up another award for their innovation in aircraft passenger seat design, this time as winners of the prestigious Design Week category of ‘Product Design, Industrial’ for the Acro Superlight XC seat.

New cable glands enhance cable routing solutions

Aug 25, 2014 13:03 BST Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact extends its range in the field of cable routing with the new cable glands. The product range is even suitable for normal industrial environments as well as for hazardous ones.

Norwegian opens new base for long-haul operations at London Gatwick

Aug 22, 2014 12:00 BST Norwegian Norwegian continues to expand internationally and has decided to establish a new long-haul base at London Gatwick Airport. Both pilots and cabin crew will be based at London Gatwick. The airline has become a major player at London Gatwick and is currently the only airline offering low-cost flights between the UK and the U.S.

European trade up – global container traffic down

Aug 21, 2014 13:23 BST Port of Gothenburg The Port of Gothenburg six-monthly report published today shows that European freight volumes strengthened during the first half of the year whilst global container trade fell.

Travel advice for Fusion Festivalgoers

Aug 21, 2014 12:07 BST London Midland Festivalgoers planning to travel by train to the Fusion Festival at Cofton Park in Longbridge on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 August are asked to note the following travel advice.