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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

Tel: 07623 514055

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

Baby on board! South Western Railway celebrates birth of baby Sophia

22 November 2017

History has been made with the birth of the first ever ‘South Western Railway baby’

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Passengers travelling through Southampton this Christmas advised to plan ahead as £8 million project to renew railway is delivered

14 November 2017

South Western Railway passengers have been urged to plan ahead this Christmas as the line between Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Central will be closed because of vital engineering work.

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Artwork on display at South Western Railway stations to raise awareness for Poppy Appeal 2017

10 November 2017

A South Western Railway employee has been doing all he can to publicise the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal ahead of Remembrance Day.

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South Western Railway passengers to benefit from £50m train refurbishment upgrade

10 November 2017

South Western Railway passengers to benefit from £50m train refurbishment upgrade

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South Western Railway to run more than 60% of services on RMT strike days

01 November 2017

South Western Railway has announced that it will run more than 60% of its normal train services on the two days that the RMT union has instructed its Guards members to go on strike.

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South Western Railway appoints Kiepe Electric UK for train refurbishment programme

26 October 2017

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South Western Railway encourages submissions for £300,000 community improvement fund

25 October 2017

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South Western Railway responds to RMT strike announcement

24 October 2017

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South Western Railway scoops two community rail awards

13 October 2017

The annual Community Rail Awards, which is organised by the Association of Community Rail Partnerships (ACoRP), took place in Derby on Thursday 5 October, with South Western Railway scooping two prestigious awards.

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South Western Railway's James is a Non-League Day hero

04 October 2017

SWR guard and founder of Non-League Day urges people to attend matches Prostate Cancer UK official charity partner of the day

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