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NEWCASTLE CENTRAL STATION WELCOMES M&S SIMPLY FOOD

NEWCASTLE CENTRAL STATION WELCOMES M&S SIMPLY FOOD

Press Releases   •   Jul 24, 2015 09:29 BST

New store brings more choice and quality to major station

CLAIRE PERRY CELEBRATES NEWCASTLE STATION IMPROVEMENTS

CLAIRE PERRY CELEBRATES NEWCASTLE STATION IMPROVEMENTS

Press Releases   •   Jul 22, 2015 14:16 BST

Rail minister tours multi million pound transformation of Newcastle Station and sees plans for future improvements

RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 - TACKLE YOUR TRAVEL PLANS EARLY

RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 - TACKLE YOUR TRAVEL PLANS EARLY

Press Releases   •   Jul 17, 2015 10:42 BST

Virgin Trains East Coast encourages fans to plan ahead for travel to the tournament

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST SHINES FOR NORTHERN PRIDE

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST SHINES FOR NORTHERN PRIDE

Press Releases   •   Jul 15, 2015 10:14 BST

Iconic regional landmark lit up in spectacular rainbow colours to support community festival

WANTED: YOUR IDEAS TO PROMOTE A GREAT RAILWAY CITY

WANTED: YOUR IDEAS TO PROMOTE A GREAT RAILWAY CITY

Press Releases   •   Jul 14, 2015 12:46 BST

Virgin Trains East Coast reveals plans to draw more visitors to York

New Virgin liveried train enters service on East Coast

New Virgin liveried train enters service on East Coast

Press Releases   •   Jun 21, 2015 14:42 BST

The first Intercity 125 train wrapped in Virgin Trains East Coast livery entered service this weekend.

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST REACHES LANDMARK 100th DAY

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST REACHES LANDMARK 100th DAY

Press Releases   •   Jun 08, 2015 16:24 BST

​8 June 2015 VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST REACHES LANDMARK 100th DAY Virgin Trains East Coast, today reached its landmark 100th day operating long distance cross border rail services on the East Coast Main Line.

WIN FIRST CLASS RAIL TICKETS TO ENJOY LINCOLN THIS SUMMER

WIN FIRST CLASS RAIL TICKETS TO ENJOY LINCOLN THIS SUMMER

Press Releases   •   Jun 03, 2015 15:22 BST

WIN FIRST CLASS RAIL TICKETS TO ENJOY LINCOLN THIS SUMMER

​VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST UPDATE

​VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST UPDATE

Press Releases   •   May 21, 2015 16:09 BST

Network Rail has informed Virgin Trains East Coast that the planned industrial action for Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May 2015 has been suspended. Timetable for Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May 2015 The normal timetabled service will operate Normal ticket restrictions will apply to tickets purchased from 22 May 2015

​Virgin Trains East Coast to operate a limited service during rail strike – 25/26 May 2015

​Virgin Trains East Coast to operate a limited service during rail strike – 25/26 May 2015

Press Releases   •   May 21, 2015 10:45 BST

​Virgin Trains East Coast to operate a limited service during rail strike – 25/26 May 2015 -Revised timetable now published-

PAINTING THE TOWN RED FOR MAGNA CARTA 800 IN LINCOLN!

PAINTING THE TOWN RED FOR MAGNA CARTA 800 IN LINCOLN!

Press Releases   •   Mar 27, 2015 17:05 GMT

• Virgin Trains East Coast to run extra direct London-Lincoln trains for key Magna Carta 800 events • Train operator to sponsor ‘Railway Red Baron’ sculpture on city-wide tourist trail • Faster journeys and more direct London services also promised for Lincolnshire’s capital city

SAILORS TAKE TO THE TRACKS FOR CHARITY CHALLENGE

SAILORS TAKE TO THE TRACKS FOR CHARITY CHALLENGE

Press Releases   •   Mar 24, 2015 11:03 GMT

Royal Navy helicopters escort Virgin Trains East Coast service into York for fundraising mission

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST COMPLETES SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST COMPLETES SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Press Releases   •   Mar 12, 2015 10:00 GMT

• Alison Watson named as new operator’s Customer Experience Director • News follows appointment of Danny Gonzalez as Marketing & Sales Director • Over £140 million to be invested in the new franchise, delivering more seats, more services, new trains and a more personalised customer service

Virgin Trains East Coast launches Customers and Communities Fund

Virgin Trains East Coast launches Customers and Communities Fund

Press Releases   •   Mar 02, 2015 12:34 GMT

Customers and communities can bid for share of £3m Fund is in addition to £140m of investments already committed Additional catering commitments with new menus Virgin Trains East Coast begins full operations on new eight-year franchise

SCOTTISH PASSENGERS AND COMMUNITIES TO BENEFIT FROM NEW VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST  INNOVATION FUND

SCOTTISH PASSENGERS AND COMMUNITIES TO BENEFIT FROM NEW VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST INNOVATION FUND

Press Releases   •   Feb 19, 2015 16:06 GMT

Customers and communities can bid for share of £3m Fund is in addition to £140m of investments already committed Additional catering commitments with new menus Virgin Trains East Coast begins full operations on new eight-year franchise

Stagecoach and Virgin announce senior management team for Virgin Trains East Coast

Stagecoach and Virgin announce senior management team for Virgin Trains East Coast

Press Releases   •   Feb 12, 2015 01:00 GMT

Senior management team confirmed for new InterCity East Coast franchise Virgin Trains East Coast to launch on 1 March 2015 Over £140m to be invested in delivering more seats, more services, new trains and a more personalised customer service

New appointment confirmed for East Coast franchise

New appointment confirmed for East Coast franchise

Press Releases   •   Dec 22, 2014 00:00 GMT

The head of the new company which will take over responsibility for running rail services on the he head of the new company which will take over responsibility for running rail services on the East Coast mainline next year has been confirmed today (22 December 2014) by Stagecoach and Virgin.

Stagecoach-Virgin company awarded InterCity East Coast rail franchise

Stagecoach-Virgin company awarded InterCity East Coast rail franchise

Press Releases   •   Nov 27, 2014 00:00 GMT

£140m planned investment to deliver an improved service and more personalised travel Over £25m planned spend in improving stations and car parking New trains and faster more frequent services Investment in staff with more training and new dedicated innovation council New technology to improve customer experience on-board and at stations