Tag / Thameslink
Press releases • May 21, 2020 16:03 BST
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, Govia Thameslink Railway is shining a light on how caring colleagues go above and beyond to help some of the most vulnerable in their time of need.
Press releases • May 21, 2020 15:36 BST
Thanks to dozens of posters by young local artists, key workers using Bedford station can not only enjoy a brighter journey but can see the children’s heartfelt messages of thanks as they pass through.
Passengers who must travel on Midland Main Line urged to plan ahead this Bank Holiday weekend as Network Rail carries out vital track upgrades
Press releases • May 19, 2020 15:23 BST
Network Rail has issued the following press release about the impact of engineering work on Bank Holiday weekend train services: Network Rail is urging passengers who must travel on the Midland Main Line this Bank Holiday weekend to check before travelling as vital work to upgrade the track between Kentish Town and Radlett takes place.
Press releases • May 13, 2020 16:17 BST
Following the latest Government guidance for passengers on how to travel safely, Govia Thameslink Railway will be running a different Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern timetable from Sunday 17 May
Press releases • May 07, 2020 12:10 BST
An alternative VE Day celebration has been created this year in lieu of special events at railway stations.
Press releases • May 04, 2020 15:24 BST
Network Rail has issued the following press release about engineering work over the Bank Holiday weekend: Network Rail is advising passengers to continue following Government advice and only use public transport if they need to. Vital engineering work will affect train services between Three Bridges and Brighton/Lewes this weekend.
Press releases • Apr 28, 2020 11:59 BST
Youngsters are being challenged to get creative during lockdown by taking part in train-themed art and writing competitions.
Press releases • Apr 24, 2020 11:55 BST
Thirty key workers at Bedfordshire hospitals could soon be travelling to work on free bicycles, thanks to a partnership between Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) and Luton Borough Council.
Press releases • Apr 20, 2020 15:04 BST
Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has unveiled three re-branded trains paying homage to NHS staff across the UK fighting Covid-19
Press releases • Apr 09, 2020 15:53 BST
Govia Thameslink Railway is supporting a nationwide initiative to help domestic abuse victims reach refuge accommodation by offering free train travel.
Press releases • Apr 09, 2020 15:30 BST
Colleagues at Govia Thameslink Railway’s Letchworth distribution centre have donated thousands of Easter eggs to hospitals in Huntingdon, Stevenage, Luton and Bedford, as a thank you to NHS staff.
Press releases • Apr 09, 2020 11:27 BST
Network Rail and train operators Thameslink and Great Northern are reminding passengers to use public transport only for essential journeys over Easter. Network Rail engineering work will affect a number of services over the weekend and into the following week, so people who must travel are advised to check journey planners in advance.
Press releases • Apr 03, 2020 09:00 BST
Southern’s team has turned one of its depots into a hand sanitiser bottling plant as they meet the needs of colleagues in the front line, helping keep services running during the Coronavirus pandemic
Press releases • Apr 02, 2020 09:27 BST
Generous Thameslink railway colleagues have rallied round to support an appeal made by Luton and Dunstable Hospital for food and personal items for staff.
Network Rail on track to reopen East Grinstead line for Monday – but please do check before you travel and only travel if you have to
Press releases • Mar 27, 2020 12:57 GMT
Network Rail remains on track to complete landslip repairs to reopen the East Grinstead railway line for key workers and passengers for whom travel is absolutely essential, on Monday 30 March, although the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak could still cause a delay
Press releases • Mar 26, 2020 09:30 GMT
As previously advertised, further reductions will be made to Southern, Thameslink, and Great Northern services from Monday, 30 March, as part of the phased timetable changes agreed with Government to maintain train services for key workers
Press releases • Mar 23, 2020 14:59 GMT
Rail users are set to benefit from a new £190,000 cycle hub at Elstree and Borehamwood station.
Press releases • Mar 20, 2020 10:28 GMT
Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), which operates Southern, Thameslink, Great Northern and Gatwick Express, has today announced that it will move to a revised train timetable as the rail industry works together to manage and protect services for key workers.
Press releases • Mar 17, 2020 14:42 GMT
Thameslink rail managers, community leaders and holiday destination Center Parcs have welcomed a Government announcement of additional money for Network Rail to make Flitwick station fully accessible
Press releases • Mar 10, 2020 15:22 GMT
• Key Smartcard convenience dispensed at self-service station machines on Thameslink, Great Northern and Southern networks Thameslink, Great Northern and Southern passengers can now pick up a free, highly convenient reusable Key Smartcard directly from kiosks at 12 of the operators’ busiest stations outside London.