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Virgin Trains introduces JAM card for customers with communications barriers

Virgin Trains introduces JAM card for customers with communications barriers

Press Releases   •   Mar 12, 2019 16:13 GMT

Virgin Trains has become the first travel company outside of Northern Ireland to introduce a ground-breaking initiative for people with communication barriers. Standing for “Just a Minute”, anyone with a JAM card can present it to Virgin Trains staff to let them know they have a communication barrier which could be a result of number of factors including autism or a learning difficulty.

Dean Gaffney and the (Toilet) Role of a Lifetime

Dean Gaffney and the (Toilet) Role of a Lifetime

Press Releases   •   Mar 12, 2019 00:01 GMT

EastEnder helps launch Virgin Trains’ search for new voice of their onboard talking toilets

Virgin Trains pays tribute to Jake the Trainspotting Dog

Virgin Trains pays tribute to Jake the Trainspotting Dog

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2019 10:37 GMT

Virgin Trains has honoured the memory of Jake the Trainspotting Dog by unveiling a specially commission portrait and 'Jake' inspired watering station for his fellow canine friends.

Virgin Trains awarded Social Mobility Employer status

Virgin Trains awarded Social Mobility Employer status

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 10:25 GMT

​Virgin Trains has become the first train operating company to be named an accredited Social Mobility Employer, as part of a nation-wide drive to improve social mobility in the UK.

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Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

News   •   Aug 02, 2017 08:51 BST

Virgin Trains is inviting customers to experience travel between Scotland and London in just eight minutes. To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the intercity operator has released speeded-up footage showing the incredible sights viewed from the drivers’ cab on some of its most scenic routes.

More than 15,000 apply for Virgin Trains Azuma driver jobs

More than 15,000 apply for Virgin Trains Azuma driver jobs

News   •   Oct 19, 2016 10:43 BST

More than 15,000 candidates have applied to drive Virgin Trains’ revolutionary new Azuma trains following the biggest recruitment drive on the east coast route since the 1980s.

Russians pinch Virgin Trains’ toilet humour for Winter Olympics!

Russians pinch Virgin Trains’ toilet humour for Winter Olympics!

News   •   Feb 20, 2014 10:42 GMT

Signs developed by Virgin Trains for our fleet of trains have been spotted at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery!

Fares from 2 January 2014 - a message to customers

Fares from 2 January 2014 - a message to customers

News   •   Dec 23, 2013 09:41 GMT

Fares for travel on Virgin Trains on and from 2 January 2014 will increase by an average of 3.3%. The prices for our cheapest tickets are being frozen at 2013 prices, specifically the two lead-in Standard Advance fares and the first lead-in First Advance fare.

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Jake the Trainspotting Dog - Uniform

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Joel Dommett discovers the best of the West (Coast) in new video series from Virgin Trains

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Virgin Trains launches world’s first onboard mindfulness channel

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To mark World Mental Health Day, Virgin Trains has worked alongside the Mental Health Foundation to become the world’s first travel compa...

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BE BOUND FOR GLORY!

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The new 30 second commercial for Virgin Trains

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BE BOUND FOR GLORY

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Virgin Trains' Guide to the “MarmaLake” District

Virgin Trains has created a unique guide to the “MarmaLake” District to celebrate the World’s Original Marmalade Festival & Awards, which take place in Penrith this weekend.

Virgin Trains celebrates 20 years on the tracks

Virgin Trains celebrates its 20th birthday on the West Coast route.

Virgin Trains celebrates 20 years on the tracks

Virgin Trains celebrates its 20th birthday on the West Coast route.

Virgin Trains - Fact Sheet - Weather

Virgin Trains - Fact Sheet - Weather

Documents   •   Oct 20, 2015 09:32 BST

All you need to know about how weather can impact on the railway and our services.