Potential Industrial Action by Network Rail Staff
Thursday 04 to Friday 12 June 2015
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A local train company has been rated highly in a recent survey. First TransPennine Express (FTPE) scored 88 per cent overall satisfaction in the independent National Passenger Survey. The research which canvasses the opinions of around 30,000 passengers was conducted in Autumn 2012.
29 Jan 2013
Train operator, First TransPennine Express (FTPE) is holding an online January sale with a further 25 per cent off the price of 1 million advance purchase tickets across its network.
A new female train driver for First TransPennine Express (FTPE) – also thought to be one of the youngest in the UK – has become an overnight poster girl for the brand after seeing off fierce competition for a training spot.
Local rail company, First TransPennine Express (FTPE) and parent organisation First Group has donated nearly £2000.00 to the Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (FSID), enabling the charity to purchase three infant breathing monitors to support families in Manchester.
Want to get your hands (well feet) on a pair of beetle-crusher shoes autographed by 1970’s band Showaddywaddy? Here’s your chance!
Our experience of Leeds Festival 2012. Did you have a good time at Leeds festival? We, the team at Transpennine Express, certainly did! Headliners the Foo Fighters, The Cure and Kasabian were gracing the northern city over the Bank Holiday weekend.
A local train company has provided free travel to Cleethorpes for 11 children affected by the Chernobyl disaster, so they could experience their first day out at the seaside.
In 4th August 1942, Middlesbrough railway station was bombed killing eight innocent railway workers and civilians.
A railway manager and a team of bikers are escorting a teddy bear around the UK to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.