Industrial Action Suspended
Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May 2015
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he Department for Transport (DfT) in collaboration with Rail North has today, Friday 27 February 2015, released the specification and Invitation to Tender (ITT) documents for the re-letting of both the TransPennine Express and Northern franchises.
27 Feb 2015
In March 2014 it was announced that some of our current fleet of trains would be leased to Chiltern Railways. Find out how we are dealing with this and protecting current capacity levels.
We can confirm we have no contractual rights to the Class 170s beyond our current franchise.
Another impressive project selected for green grants funding - Cottingley Primary School's woodland development plans where the funding will go towards school grounds and help develop them into an outdoor learning space
As a thank you for ten years of operation First TransPennine Express are giving something back to customers by offering 10,000 people a £10 discount off their Advance tickets.
First TransPennine Express (FTPE) is getting into the spirit of the Winter Olympics by winning it's very own silver!
First TransPennine Express (FTPE) has jumped on board with its employees to generously match a kind donation to help St Mary's Hospice.
Monday 30th December marked the start of a significant and important milestone for rail users of Manchester as the first of a brand new fleet of First TransPennine Express electric trains rolled into Manchester Piccadilly station.
For the 7th consecutive year, local train company First TransPennine Express has joined forces with the Forestry Commission to give biodiversity projects in Kirklees the opportunity to win a grant up to £2,000 to help them make green-fingered improvements.