News

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

Keep up to date with the latest news from our network, including information on improvements, popular journeys, onboard events – even Royal passengers.

News

£2.7 million new railway bridge in Portsmouth to improve reliability for train passengers

15 January 2018

Life-expired Burnaby Road railway bridge in Portsmouth to be replaced between Monday 12 February and Friday 16 February 2018.

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Passengers travelling through Southampton reminded to check before they travel

09 January 2018

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Rail staff support Samaritans to turn 'Blue Monday' around with a cuppa

15 January 2018

Rail staff across the South Western network are backing Samaritans’ bid to turn ‘Blue Monday’ into ‘Brew Monday’ on 15 January

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South Western Railway to run more than 70 percent of services on RMT strike days

04 January 2018

There will be more and longer trains than previous weekday strikes called by the RMT

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Action for Children tops employee vote to become FirstGroup’s next £1m charity partner

19 December 2017

Children’s charity Action for Children is set to become the new national partner of transport operator FirstGroup.

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Christmas carols on the concourse at Waterloo raises £3,600 for food banks

08 December 2017

More than 130 students brought festive cheer to South Western Railway passengers at Waterloo station with Christmas carols on the concourse.

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Christmas Shopping

15 December 2017

Take a look across the network to find the Christmas shopping extravaganza that suits your needs.

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RMT strike: South Western Railway advising passengers to check before they travel on New Year’s Eve

28 December 2017

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£8 million rail upgrade work to cause travel disruption in the Southampton area

19 December 2017

Passengers travelling through Southampton this month reminded to check before travelling ahead of £8 million upgrade work.

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SWR to compensate passengers if their journey is delayed by 15 minutes or more

01 December 2017

Passengers travelling on South Western Railway trains will now be able to claim compensation if their journey is delayed by 15 minutes or more.

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