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Virgin Rail Group - Articles and news items

Stagecoach and Virgin join with SNCF to bid for the West Coast Partnership franchise

Rail industry news / 28 April 2017 /

Stagecoach and Virgin has joined forces with French high speed operator SNCF to bid for the West Coast Partnership rail franchise.

Department for Transport to negotiate with Virgin on temporary operation of West Coast rail services

Rail industry news / 15 October 2012 /

“The cancellation of the InterCity West Coast franchise is deeply regrettable…”

Sir Richard Branson speaks out after West Coast franchise loss

Rail industry news / 15 August 2012 /

Following the DFT’s decision to award the West Coast Mainline franchise to FirstGroup, Sir Richard Branson said…

Virgin loses West Coast Intercity franchise

Rail industry news / 15 August 2012 /

Following a bidding competition, Virgin Rail Group will not be operating the new Intercity West Coast franchise…

Virgin Rail Group welcomes West Coast franchise extension discussions

Rail industry news / 19 May 2011 /

Virgin Rail Group is in discussions with the DfT regarding an extension to the current West Coast rail franchise agreement…