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

SWR service information published for Saturday 3 November

31 October 2018

South Western Railway has published service information for the latest RMT industrial action planned for Saturday 3 November

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South Western Railway offers free travel for armed forces on Remembrance Day

30 October 2018

Armed forces personnel will be able to travel on any South Western Railway service for free, allowing travel to local Remembrance Day events and the Cenotaph in London for the main national commemoration.

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South Western Railway urges RMT to call off strikes as contingency service plans published

19 October 2018

SWR plans to provide around two thirds of normal services during next week’s weekday industrial action with around half of normal services expected to operate on Saturday 27th October.

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South Western Railway welcomes Southampton Can Doers to Try the Train

19 October 2018

South Western Railway (SWR), wants to ensure that everyone, no matter what their situation, can use its trains. But sometimes it can seem a little daunting to those who have never travelled by train before, particularly those who may have learning difficulties.

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From Railway Star to Musical Legend: South Western Railway employee embarks on UK Tour as George Michael

15 October 2018

Train Guard won’t be waking up passengers before they go-go, as he heads out on sabbatical to pursue his dream.

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On the first National Stations Day South Western Railway confirms £90m investment programme

15 October 2018

South Western Railway plans to invest £90 million to improve station facilities

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South Western Railway service information published for Friday 5th and Saturday 6th October

04 October 2018

Despite RMT industrial action, this Friday 5th October SWR plans to run nearly two thirds of regular services, and around half of normal services on Saturday 6th October.

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Where's the best coffee in Thames Ditton? At the railway station - of course!

02 October 2018

Café Noir receives top spot at Elmbridge Borough Council Independent retailer Awards

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New sustainability strategy launched as South Western Railway achieves zero waste to landfill

01 October 2018

SWR highlights four focus areas for its future sustainability efforts

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South Western Railway launches eye-catching autumn promotional campaign

24 September 2018

Kids can travel for £1 at half term and customers can save up to 50% when booking in advance

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