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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 and GWR royal wedding plans rewarded

03 December 2018

South Western Railway (SWR) and Great Western Railway (GWR) commended for joint event planning around the royal wedding in May at RailStaff Awards

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Sholing Brownies Try the Train with South Western Railway

29 November 2018

South Western Railway’s (SWR) volunteer Community Ambassador recently gave youngsters from Sholing the chance to develop their confidence with the railway, as part of the company’s dedicated Community Ambassador programme.

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Isle of Wight Community Kids Try the Train with South Western Railway

27 November 2018

South Western Railway’s (SWR) volunteer Community Ambassador recently gave youngsters from the Isle of Wight the chance to have their first experience travelling on a mainline train, as part of a remembrance project.

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South Western Railway scoops three Golden Spanners at national industry awards

27 November 2018

South Western Railway (SWR) customers are using some of the most reliable trains in the UK according to the latest statistical data. The Golden Spanners awards (held Friday 23 November) recognise the most reliable fleets in the country and are organised by Modern Railways magazine.

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Save big this Black Friday with half price travel on South Western Railway

23 November 2018

For the first time, South Western Railway is offering fantastic Black Friday savings on train tickets

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South Western Railway welcomes the latest station adopter to its ever growing community rail family

23 November 2018

Berrylands Adopt a Station Group will work with the local station team to add planters to the station during 2019, creating colourful floral displays to improve the look of the station for all. The group will kick off their adoption in December, adding some festive cheer to the station’s booking hall and promoting the project to passengers.

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SWR service information for RMT strike – Saturday 24 November

21 November 2018

South Western Railway has published service information for the latest RMT industrial action planned for Saturday 24 November.

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South Western Railway passengers advised to check before travelling over festive period

21 November 2018

South Western Railway passengers have been urged to plan ahead this festive period as Network Rail carry out important upgrade work as part of a nationwide investment of more than £148 million.

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All wrapped up – Skills for Life charity, SafeWise, gets a new livery for its train at Bournemouth

20 November 2018

The train now calling at Skills for life charity, SafeWise, has had a makeover. It now sports a brand-new livery at the Bournemouth learning village – in South Western Railway (SWR) colours.

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SWR service information published for Saturday 17 November

14 November 2018

South Western Railway has published service information for the latest RMT industrial action planned for Saturday 17 November.

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Commercial Filming

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