News and Media

Press Enquiries

If you are a member of the press please contact the South Western Railway press office team on:

Email: press@swrailway.com
Phone: 07623 514 055

If you have an urgent enquiry out of hours a member of the on call press team will have access to these and will respond to you as soon as they can.


Latest news

‘I was absolutely over the moon’ - SWR passenger claims her £5,500 Touch Smartcard prize draw win

16 April 2019

Sarah Davidson won more than £5,500 – the full value of her Season ticket

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Independent recognition for South Western Railway’s customer service training

12 April 2019

SWR’s Customer Experience Training programmes receive national accreditation from the Institute of Customer Service

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South Western Railway welcomes funding to deliver step-free access at five stations

05 April 2019

Barnes, Isleworth, Stoneleigh, Walton-on-Thames and Wandsworth Town to receive funding

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New Automated Delay Repay scheme launched by South Western Railway

04 April 2019

South Western Railway has introduced a new Automated Delay Repay (ADR) scheme that will drastically cut the time it takes customers to claim and receive payment if their train is late.

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Station Watch Scheme launched by South Western Railway

03 April 2019

South Western Railway has launched a new initiative to tackle anti-social behaviour and low-level crime at ten stations across the network.

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Switch to Touch wins Fiona annual prize draw - South Western Railway

27 March 2019

March saw Fiona Whyte becoming the latest customer to win back the value of her Annual Season ticket.

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'Visual impairment should not be a barrier to independent travel' - South Western Railway

22 March 2019

A visual impairment should not be a barrier to travel, so the latest ‘Try the Train’ trip was an opportunity for a young, registered blind man to become a confident, independent traveller on the railway.

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‘Talking can be a lifesaver’ - South Western Railway supports Samaritans’ Real People, Real Stories campaign

19 March 2019

SWR joins senior rail figures to support Samaritans’ campaign to reduce male suicide

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"The best trip ever" - Red Barn Primary School ‘Try the Train’ with South Western Railway

14 March 2019

Red Barn Primary School ‘Try the Train’ with SWR’s Community Ambassadors

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South Western Railway celebrates the Women who are making a difference - International Women’s Day

08 March 2019

South Western Railway (SWR) is celebrating International Women’s Day 2019 by profiling the female role models making a difference to passengers every day.

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