Tag / Great Northern
Press Releases • Sep 19, 2017 11:17 BST
Great Northern railway, run by Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), is making trains to and from London King’s Cross more reliable by fitting smart hi-tech kit that warns engineers by email when parts are developing a problem
Press Releases • Sep 11, 2017 15:03 BST
Six youths have scored free travel for their sports education in London thanks to train operator Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR)
Press Releases • Aug 21, 2017 10:44 BST
Commuters parking at 25 Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) stations will soon save time through the convenience of automatic number plate recognition (ANPR).
Press Releases • Aug 16, 2017 16:24 BST
Ten young people struggling to find a foot on the employment ladder have been given a job with Govia Thameslink Railway
Press Releases • Aug 09, 2017 17:36 BST
Staff from across the Thameslink and Great Northern rail networks have raised over £2,300 in seven days for Luton-based Keech Hospice Care, the staff’s own choice as the company’s good cause. The charity supports adults and children with life-limiting illnesses.
Press Releases • Aug 07, 2017 10:55 BST
Volunteers from Great Northern and Thameslink have delivered talks about safe and independent rail travel to almost 10,000 primary school children over the past six months.
Press Releases • Jul 04, 2017 17:56 BST
Thameslink and Great Northern passengers using a key smartcard are now being automatically compensated for delays of 15 minutes or more
Press Releases • Jun 28, 2017 12:45 BST
Passengers across the South East will have faster, easier, more seamless journeys into and across central London, train firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) revealed today.
Press Releases • Jun 28, 2017 12:14 BST
Commuters from Hitchin and Stevenage will have 50% more fast trains to King’s Cross by the end of 2018 and new services across central London stopping at Farringdon (for Crossrail and Heathrow), and London Bridge (for Canary Wharf).
Modern air-conditioned trains take over King’s Lynn route as Great Northern services are doubled at Ely
Press Releases • May 22, 2017 09:00 BST
Great Northern, run by Govia Thameslink Railway, today replaced all the trains between King's Lynn and Cambridge with modern, air-conditioned carriages, just in time for summer
Modern air-conditioned trains to breeze on to Fen Line and Great Northern services to be doubled at Ely
Press Releases • May 02, 2017 11:08 BST
Modern air-conditioned trains due to be fitted with Wi-Fi are set to breeze onto Great Northern's King's Lynn-Cambridge Fen Line route when the train operator, part of Govia Thameslink Railway, launches its new timetable on 21 May, it was announced today.
Press Releases • May 02, 2017 10:27 BST
Great Northern and the Railway Heritage Trust today unveiled their £64,000 heritage makeover of Downham Market station with local MP Elizabeth Truss.
Press Releases • Apr 07, 2017 10:01 BST
Five young people from Cambridge, St Neots, Stevenage, Potters Bar and Hertford North, hoping to get a foothold on the employment ladder, have been given a job by Great Northern after graduating from a scheme the rail company runs with the Prince of Wales' charity, The Prince's Trust.
Press Releases • Apr 05, 2017 10:11 BST
Network Rail will be carrying out vital engineering work across the country over the Easter weekend. Although there is a small amount taking place on Great Northern’s network...
Press Releases • Mar 24, 2017 12:42 GMT
Railway staff from Thameslink and Great Northern have hatched and delivered an eggs-cellent plan to collect over 900 Easter eggs for Keech Hospice Care to use in a fundraising drive.
Press Releases • Sep 19, 2016 14:58 BST
Train firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) wants passengers’ views on the biggest timetable shake-up proposed in a generation that promises to boost capacity and expand the cross-London Thameslink network.