News

Find out what’s going on across the South Western Railway with our latest updates.

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

New Living Wall installed at Portsmouth Harbour station

12 April 2022

Travelling to and from Portsmouth Harbour by train? You won’t miss the new green addition to the station

Find out more Opens in new window

Easter Engineering works - SWR and Network Rail joint news release

08 April 2022

Engineering works will have an impact on journeys over the Easter weekend

Find out more Opens in new window

Competition winners enjoy ‘The Big Picnic’ on the Isle of Wight

07 April 2022

More than 150 competition winners from local schools take part in ‘The Big Picnic’

Find out more Opens in new window

Thank Goodness It's Thursday

05 April 2022

South Western Railway helps colleagues celebrate getting back together after work with free pub vouchers

Find out more Opens in new window

SWR and Southampton charity team up to make railway more accessible

28 March 2022

'All Aboard' project by SWR and the Rose Road Association is making rail travel more accessible for young people with severe disabilities

Find out more Opens in new window

SWR joins Britains train operators to offer free travel for Ukrainian arrivals

18 March 2022

Operators will provide free onward train travel for Ukrainians on arrival in the UK.

Find out more Opens in new window

SWR Customers invited to Meet the Manager for a virtual chat

15 March 2022

Our next virtual 'Meet the Manager ' session is taking place on 21st April

Find out more Opens in new window

Next stop – wildlife recovery! RSPB partners with South Western Railway

11 March 2022

RSPB and SWR have partnered to transform key railway stations into hubs for wildlife

Find out more Opens in new window

Young people in Southampton get on track with support from elite and ex Paralympic athletes

10 March 2022

South Western Railway (SWR) supports ‘Get on Track’ programme in Southampton

Find out more Opens in new window

SWR installs eBikes at Cranbrook and Honiton stations

24 February 2022

SWR has completed the installation of Co Bikes docking stations plus 30 e-bikes at Cranbrook and Honiton stations

Find out more Opens in new window

Advertise with Us

Interested in advertising at our stations?

Find out more