London Blackfriars station celebrates 10 years since dramatic rebuild
Thameslink passenger photos celebrate the best view in London on the 10th anniversary of the dramatic reconstruction of London Blackfriars
New cross-London train route offers more seats and journey choices for Herts and Northeast London commuters
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps joined passengers at Welwyn Garden City station today to welcome the start of new cross-London train services between the Hertfordshire town and Sevenoaks in Kent.
Cyclists riding high with better security at Thameslink's St Albans station
The MP for St Albans, Daisy Cooper, opened Thameslink’s new cycle parking hub at St Albans’ station, promoting greener travel in the community
Sustainability steps up a gear with Great Northern’s new station cycle hub
The MP for North East Bedfordshire, Richard Fuller, has opened Great Northern’s new cycle parking hub at Biggleswade station, promoting greener travel in the community
Mohammad Yasin MP opens 322-bike parking hub at Bedford station
Bedford’s MP Mohammad Yasin has opened Thameslink’s new cycle parking hub at Bedford station.
More commuter services on Great Northern, Southern and Thameslink in summer timetable change
Great Northern, Southern and Thameslink will be running more weekday trains in its summer timetable, targeted mostly at supporting commuters returning to the workplace
GTR cuts time to book assistance by two-thirds
Passengers with Great Northern, Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express can now book assistance for their journey just two hours in advance of catching a train, at any time of the day
Stevenage FC and Thameslink team up to support young people in new ‘Don’t Tackle it Alone’ campaign
To combat the mental health crisis following the pandemic, Thameslink is strengthening its partnership with Stevenage FC to support young people in the community
The campaign encourages people to attend Friday Kicks sporting events in their areas
The scheme offers the younger generation a support network and safe place to meet
Thameslink and Stevenage FC have joined forces to promote positive
Southern and Gatwick Express MD becomes permanent GTR Operations Chief
Managing Director of Southern and Gatwick Express Angie Doll has been appointed as Govia Thameslink Railway’s Chief Operating Officer
Thameslink’s Try a Train classes are on time for World Autism Awareness Day
Young Bedfordshire people with autism and/or learning difficulties gain rail travel confidence and know-howPandemic-prevented events resume in time for World Autism Awareness Day (2 April)
Students with autism, learning disabilities or both from Dunstable-based Central Bedfordshire College are the first group in over two years to take part in Thameslink ‘Try a Train’ events.
The events, whi
Go-Ahead Group press release: National Rail Contract awarded for GTR
The Go-Ahead Group today announces that the Department for Transport (DfT) has awarded a National Rail Contract (NRC) to Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) to continue operating the Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern rail services, the UK’s largest railway network
Plans revealed for £3.5m footbridge at Royston station
Network Rail have issued the following press release announcing plans for a new footbridge with lifts at Royston station:
Today (21 March), Network Rail has announced plans to build a new £3.5m accessible footbridge at Royston station to help Thameslink and Great Northern passengers switch platforms more easily.
Installing the new footbridge will bring back a direct pathway between the t