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Virgin Azuma debuts in Scotland on east coast test run
​LIFE IS SHORT: THE AVERAGE BRIT HAS JUST 17 DAYS OF FREE TIME EACH YEAR
Virgin Trains welcomes ‘All The Stations’ couple on their railway journey

Virgin Trains welcomes ‘All The Stations’ couple on their railway journey

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2017 15:00 BST

Today Virgin Trains welcomed a couple at Carlisle, who are travelling to all railway stations in Britain for a project entitled ‘All The Stations’, which sees them visit 2,563 stations over 14 weeks.

​VIRGIN TRAINS ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR VILLAGE LIMITS STAGE AT FESTIVAL No. 6
It’s better by train this summer as Virgin Trains slashes 50% off family travel
Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

News   •   Aug 02, 2017 08:51 BST

Virgin Trains is inviting customers to experience travel between Scotland and London in just eight minutes. To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the intercity operator has released speeded-up footage showing the incredible sights viewed from the drivers’ cab on some of its most scenic routes.

US Ambassador opens First World War Exhibition outside Newcastle station

US Ambassador opens First World War Exhibition outside Newcastle station

Press Releases   •   Jul 20, 2017 13:28 BST

Virgin Trains welcomed the US Ambassador to the UK to Newcastle where he launched an exhibition of photographs from the battlefields of World War One.

Brits brace themselves for a summer of carmageddon
Virgin Trains ​Class 91 named to mark 40 years of High Speed Trains at Bounds Green

Virgin Trains ​Class 91 named to mark 40 years of High Speed Trains at Bounds Green

Press Releases   •   Jul 17, 2017 11:19 BST

Forty years of High Speed Trains at Virgin Trains' Bounds Green depot is commemorated with the naming of a Class 91 engine.

Virgin Trains helping to transform Doncaster station entrance

Virgin Trains helping to transform Doncaster station entrance

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2017 11:26 BST

Virgin Trains is supporting plans to transform the forecourt of Doncaster station into an attractive pedestrianised area. It plans to create a glazed canopy to provide shelter for customers accessing a new taxi rank and drop off which will complement a new partially grassed area outside of the station.

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Award-winning Chef James Martin meets Yorkshire food producers featuring on  Virgin Trains’ new seasonal east coast menu
Over One Million Seats Up For Grabs in the Virgin Trains West Coast Summer Seat Sale
New fares save Virgin Trains customers £15.5m a year

New fares save Virgin Trains customers £15.5m a year

Press Releases   •   Jul 05, 2017 00:01 BST

Virgin Trains makes cheaper advance tickets and seat reservations available on the day of travel on its west coast route

Virgin Trains’ smartphone revolution sees millions of customers switch from paper tickets

Virgin Trains’ smartphone revolution sees millions of customers switch from paper tickets

Press Releases   •   Jul 03, 2017 09:32 BST

A fifth of Virgin Trains customers have switched to mobile-friendly digital tickets after their launch on the west coast route last summer. More than 1.5 million digital tickets have been sold in the last three months alone, as customers respond positively to their simplicity and ease of use.

Virgin Trains completes £2m refurbishment of Preston station to cater for record passenger numbers

Virgin Trains completes £2m refurbishment of Preston station to cater for record passenger numbers

Press Releases   •   Jun 26, 2017 14:00 BST

New station entrance, free high-speed wifi, additional retail spaces and bike hub form part of station refurbishment as passenger numbers hit new high

It’s time to change: Virgin Trains joins fight to encourage people to talk about mental health issues
Virgin Trains’ Matt Litton honoured for standing up to racism

Virgin Trains’ Matt Litton honoured for standing up to racism

Press Releases   •   Jun 16, 2017 02:00 BST

​A Virgin Trains employee who intervened to stop the racist abuse of mum Sanaa Shahid and her four-year-old son has been honoured in a prestigious awards ceremony. Matt Litton, 42, was commended in the Frontline Employee of the Year category at the Scottish Transport Awards, organised by Transport Times, where he was praised for “standing up to intolerance”.

Virgin Trains’ wins prestigious Public Transport Operator of the Year at Scottish Transport Awards

Virgin Trains’ wins prestigious Public Transport Operator of the Year at Scottish Transport Awards

Press Releases   •   Jun 16, 2017 01:18 BST

​Virgin Trains’ role in transforming rail journeys between Scotland and England has been recognised at a prestigious awards ceremony in Glasgow. The intercity operator was named as Public Transport Operator of the Year at the Scottish Transport Awards, cementing its reputation as the UK’s leading long-distance rail service.