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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

SWR statement an update from the fourth day of industrial action Friday 21 June 2019

21 June 2019

Thanks to our team of contingency guards, and guards who reported for work despite the strike

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Managing Director Message

21 June 2019

I want to say sorry for what I know has been a challenging week for everyone

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SWR statement an update from the first strike day Tuesday 18 June 2019

18 June 2019

We would like to thank our passengers for their patience today

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Service summary ahead of RMT strikes and statement from SWR

14 June 2019

Our statement regarding industrial action from 18 to 22 June

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SWR welcomes the latest addition to its Community Rail Partnership family

14 June 2019

The inaugural Steering Group meeting of the Surrey Hills to South Downs CRP was held on Thursday 13 June

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Chessington South station becomes fully accessible

13 June 2019

Major Accessibility improvements at Chessington South station

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Welcome aboard SWR|Stream, the ‘cinema in your seat’ experience

13 June 2019

South Western Railway launches SWR|Stream for customers on long-distance services from Waterloo station.

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South Western Railway celebrates World Environment Day 2019

05 June 2019

South Western Railway (SWR) celebrates the United Nations World Environmental Day 2019 by highlighting how it's 'walking-the-talk' on becoming more sustainable.

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‘The D-Day Story Portsmouth’ - South Western Railway honours D-Day veterans

04 June 2019

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, South Western Railway dedicated the name ‘The D-Day Story Portsmouth’ to one of its trains earlier today (Tuesday 4 June).

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D-Day commemorations: South Western Railway offers free travel for veterans and armed forces

03 June 2019

Free travel will be available for veterans and members of the armed forces on Wednesday 5 and Thursday 6 June from any SWR station to Portsmouth

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