Press Releases

Hook a rail bargain to kick off September

Sep 02, 2015 12:54 BST London Midland London Midland is offering 15% off advance and off-peak tickets this September and October. The London Midland network runs through the home of Rugby, from London to Liverpool and across the West Midlands. To access you 15% discount go to www.londonmidland.com/sale. The tickets are available now for travel from September 8 to October 18 inclusive.

A RED HOT START – AND MUCH MORE TO COME!

Sep 01, 2015 16:07 BST Virgin Trains East Coast Virgin Trains East Coast reports to customers on its first six months

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.

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."

DARLINGTON STATION MEANS BUSINESS

Aug 26, 2015 14:15 BST Virgin Trains East Coast Small independent businesses to set-up shop in Darlington station.

A DAY OUT TO THE FUTURE

Aug 26, 2015 13:45 BST Virgin Trains East Coast Virgin Trains East Coast is to run a special direct service between London and Lincoln this Saturday to take people to the biggest Steampunk festival in Europe

Loss of signalling at Leamington Spa

Aug 26, 2015 06:16 BST London Midland At 00.04, Network Rail advised London Midland of a fault affecting signalling equipment at Leamington Spa.

YEAH, BABY! THERE ARE BARGAINS TO BE HAD!

Aug 25, 2015 00:01 BST Virgin Trains East Coast Save BIG on 150,000 tickets – go get ‘em!