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Customers in Standard can now have food and drink delivered to their seat.
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Avanti West Coast employees feature in National Railway Museum's exhibition, which recognises efforts of railway workers during coronavirus crisis.
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Passengers heading for Edinburgh and Glasgow on west coast main line trains face disruption for two weeks after track was damaged during engineering work at the weekend.
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Shortlisted by the British LGBT Awards alongside well-known brands and celebrities including RuPaul, Carla Delevingne and Eugene Levy. Nominated following the launch of the Pride Train which is a symbol of inclusion
Winners to be announced at an awards ceremony on 27 August.
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Avanti West Coast joins industry partners to make short-term timetable changes that provide more services during upgrade works.
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To mark International Women's Day, Avanti West Coast trainee driver Chloe McKinlay hopes her positive experience will give other females the confidence to challenge traditional gender stereotypes and consider the railway as a realistic career choice.
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Avanti West Coast partners with local business to put bikes abandoned at Crewe station to good use.
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Adverse weather has forced Avanti West Coast to cancel all trains between Carlisle and Scotland.
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Avanti West Coast reports that Phase 1 of its Pendolino delivery programme has been completed, with 51 of the 56 sets now featuring the Avanti West Coast branding on their leading vehicles.
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Burton and Holme: Part Avanti liveried 390125 is seen from Yealand Road bridge on 8th August 2020 as it hurries towards Oxenholme with a Euston to Glasgow service.
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A passenger train sustained 'significant damage' after derailing and hitting an overhead power mast in a depot in Glasgow, The Scotsman has learned.
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Train operator Avanti West Coast has warned of 'severe disruption' for Carlisle Railway Station passengers.
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Avanti West Coast partner with Bombardier to complete refresh of entire Voyager fleet
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Customers eligible for Delay Repay can now donate their compensation to Avanti West Coast's charity partner, Action for Children.
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FirstGroup has reached an agreement with the Government over the termination of two rail franchises, the transport giant said.
(Permalink) Avanti West Coast FirstGroup Franchise South Western Railway

Peak fares to be withdrawn to give customers greater flexibility and help maintain social distancing onboard trains.
(Permalink) Avanti West Coast Christmas Ticketing

Avanti West Coast gets right behind this month's Rail Aid campaign, inviting bids for eagerly sought after Crewe Station signs, with all proceeds going to the Railway Children charity.
(Permalink) Avanti West Coast National Railway Museum Rail Aid Railway Children


Burton and Holme: Part Avanti liveried 390125 is seen from Yealand Road bridge on 8th August 2020 as it hurries towards Oxenholme with a Euston to Glasgow service.
Mark Bartlett 08/08/2020

Avanti West Coast set to deliver most significant increase in cross-border rail services for Motherwell in decades, following approval of plans for major timetable boost.
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Avanti West Coast has introduced Welsh language announcements and information displays onboard its service to and from North Wales.
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Avanti West Coast runs Pendolino trains without power underneath damaged overhead wires to continue operating planned timetable.
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Customers are set to benefit from a new service where they can have food and drink delivered to their seat.
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Avanti West Coast's Pendolino train wrapped in progressive pride flag launches on West Coast Main Line, celebrating the diversity of the communities it serves.
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Avanti West Coast restores a number of direct links to London as part of its September 7 timetable uplift.
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