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Virgin Trains East Coast set to take over franchise
from: http://www.berwick-advertiser.co.uk/news/business/virgin-trains-east-coast-set-to-take-over-franchise-1-3701352Virgin Trains East Coast set to take over franchiseBerwick-upon-Tweed train station. 09:17 Saturday 28 February 2015 The franchise for the reprivatised east coast main line will...
Train hits buffers at Chester
A train has derailed and smashed into the buffers at Chester railway station, leaving one man in hospital with back injuries.Emergency services were called to the station shortly after midday following reports that the five-carriage train had partially derailed.Among the passengers was Jake...
Railway works completed
from: http://www.lep.co.uk/news/traffic-travel/railway-works-completed-1-5880045Railway works completedPublished on the 23 July 2013 00:00Published 23/07/2013 More than £18m of improvement work on the railway between Warrington and Preston was completed yesterday after nine consecutive days of...
Virgin Trains to run West Coast Mainline for extra 23 months
From the BBCThe government has announced Virgin Trains will run the West Coast Mainline for a further 23 months - hours before a report into the collapse of the line's franchise deal is published.An inquiry has examined why the £5bn deal collapsed in October.First Group was initially told...
ATOC reponds to the Transport Secretary's statement on the West Coast Mainline franchise
Responding to the Transport Secretary’s statement to the Commons on the Intercity West Coast franchise, a spokesperson for the Association of Train Operating Companies said:  “This provides passengers and the rail industry with a way forward for the Intercity West Coast...
West Coast Main Line deal with FirstGroup scrapped
 3 October 2012 Last updated at 02:42From: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19809717.West Coast Main Line deal with FirstGroup scrapped Virgin Trains has run the West Coast Main Line for 15 years but lost the franchise to FirstGroup Continue reading the main story The decision to award the...
Virgin's Sir Richard Branson: Government must not back unrealistic West Coast rail bid
 Virgin's Sir Richard Branson: Government must not back unrealistic West Coast rail bidSir Richard Branson has complained to the Government that it risks a re-run of previous rail franchise failures if it awards the West Coast Main Line contract to an unrealistically high bid from...
Virgin Train Fire causes West Coast Main Line Problems
 Virgin Train fire causes more problems on West Coast Main LineLast updated Thu 28 Jun 2012   A spokesperson for Virgin Trains has told ITV Border that the 17:20 Birmingham to Glasgow service caught fire near to Lockerbie station.The train consisted of two diesel powered trains...
Virgin Trains cleaning staff go on strike
 Virgin Trains cleaning staff to go on strike   Nov 7 2011    Hundreds of workers who clean trains on the West Coast Main Line are to stage a 48-hour strike in a long-running row over pay.The Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union said 350 of its members...
Virgin Trains Lets Customers Purchase Wi-Fi Access with their Mobile Phones
http://www.realwire.com/releases/Virgin-Trains-Lets-Customers-Purchase-Wi-Fi-Access-with-their-Mobile-PhonesVirgin Trains Lets Customers Purchase Wi-Fi Access with their Mobile Phones London, September 12th 2011: Customers of UK rail operator Virgin Trains are now able to purchase onboard...

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