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MISTLETOE AND WHINE: BRITS AREN’T TOO CRACKERS ABOUT CHRISTMAS
Virgin Trains employee gears up for charity bike ride with a chain of fundraising events

Virgin Trains employee gears up for charity bike ride with a chain of fundraising events

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2017 10:00 GMT

A Virgin Trains employee at Carlisle is gearing up to take part in his first ever cycling challenge halfway across the world, whilst raising thousands of pounds for charity.

Virgin Trains opens new Coventry Bike Hub

Virgin Trains opens new Coventry Bike Hub

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 11:59 GMT

Virgin Trains new Bike Hub at Coventry station, which offers 150 new secure and covered bike spaces, was formally opened today, marking the end of a project that has delivered an additional 574 secure spaces for cyclists on Virgin Trains’ West Coast route.

Virgin Trains confirms it will run majority of services during unwarranted union strike action on the west coast
Beat Black Friday on the East Coast with Virgin Trains’ half price seat sale
Virgin Trains helps set the stage for theatre revival

Virgin Trains helps set the stage for theatre revival

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2017 12:30 GMT

Virgin Trains has played its part in the reopening of an Edwardian theatre by naming a train “Darlington Hippodrome”. The Darlington Hippodrome theatre is a few minutes’ walk from the town’s main railway station and has links to the railway going back 110 years. It will reopen tomorrow after an eighteen month £12.3m restoration project.

VIRGIN TRAINS TO(I)LET WILL FERRELL LOO-SE WITH ONBOARD TOILET ANNOUNCEMENTS
GRAB A BLACK FRIDAY FESTIVE BARGAIN WITH A QUARTER OF A MILLION DISCOUNTED TICKETS ON VIRGIN TRAINS
Virgin Trains and ASLEF announce first train driver apprenticeship scheme
Virgin Trains’ Azuma inspires new trend for hipster trainspotter
Virgin Trains Ticket to Write

Virgin Trains Ticket to Write

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2017 08:00 BST

Virgin Trains and the Birmingham Literature Festival hosts a flash fiction event with a difference. Guests treated to a First Class experience, travelling to Birmingham International before tucking into Virgin Trains' popular First Class menu, and then entertained acclaimed author Stuart Maconie who delivers a witty and evocative short story inspired by his recent trip on Virgin Trains.

Saturday services transformed on Virgin Trains’ east coast route
Industry first disruption dodging tool launches

Industry first disruption dodging tool launches

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2017 07:00 BST

• First tool to show alternative routes and multi-modal transport options • Live real-time delay estimates in customers' hands • Travellers to be warned of disruption before getting stuck

Virgin Trains becomes setting for international chef competition
Picture Paw-fect! All change as Jake the trainspotting dog models new Virgin Trains uniform
Donna Air launches world-first app for First Class upgrades at London’s King’s Cross station
Virgin Trains customers can now bid for last minute First Class upgrades in global first
Newark train station getting makeover

Newark train station getting makeover

Press Releases   •   Sep 18, 2017 10:59 BST

Virgin Trains creates a buzz at Penrith station with new bee garden

Virgin Trains creates a buzz at Penrith station with new bee garden

Press Releases   •   Sep 17, 2017 07:00 BST

A new garden at Penrith station, Cumbria has been created to welcome an entirely different type of local commuter, thanks to the work of Virgin Trains and 25 local gardeners.

New lick of paint for Virgin Trains’ Pendolino

New lick of paint for Virgin Trains’ Pendolino

Press Releases   •   Sep 16, 2017 09:11 BST

Virgin Trains' iconic Pendolino new look appears in service for the very first time. The refreshing design will be applied to all 56 trains in the fleet, the last due out of Widnes' Alstom facility in December 2019.