Press releases

Customers choose Carlisle as Virgin’s best

Jul 03, 2014 18:08 BST
Carlisle was the big winner at the annual Virgin Trains' Feel Good Awards ceremeony on ...

Is Kendal Calling you? Hitch a ride with Virgin Trains.

Jun 24, 2014 16:48 BST
Festival Dates: Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd August 2014 Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe, Th...

Stockport plumber arrested for tax fraud

Stockport plumber arrested for tax fraud

Apr 16, 2014 12:39 BST
A 36-year-old plumber from the Stockport area was arrested yesterday on suspicion of fa...

Carlisle passengers to benefit from better station access

Apr 14, 2014 15:31 BST
Passengers using Carlisle station are benefitting from a £1.8 million investment to pro...

Glasgow enjoys record Christmas trading period as shoppers flock to the style mile

Dec 30, 2013 12:19 GMT
Virgin Trains and Glasgow City Marketing Bureau have marketed a special Christmas Shopp...

Five arrested during suspected cigarette smuggling operation

Five arrested during suspected cigarette smuggling operation

Oct 03, 2013 10:24 BST
Five men from Newcastle Upon Tyne have been arrested by officers from HM Revenue and Cu...

Virgin Trains confirms support for installing lifts at Penrith following talks with MP

Aug 02, 2013 11:06 BST
Virgin Trains has underlined its support for installing lifts at Penrith Station follow...

Successful completion of West Coast Main Line improvement work

Jul 22, 2013 15:58 BST
Major improvement work on the railway between Warrington and Preston was successfully c...

Crackdown on the holiday industry

Crackdown on the holiday industry

Jul 10, 2013 10:32 BST
A taskforce tackling tax dodgers in the holiday industry in Blackpool, Lake District, N...

Photography ‘Camera Walks’ 2013 dates announced

Sep 18, 2012 14:04 BST
Award winning photographer, Jason Friend (www.jasonfriend.co.uk) has just released deta...