Rail travel poised for boom in post Covid-19 world

October 28, 2020 0

International rail travel offers an ‘environmentally friendly’ alternative to flying and as the second wave of Covid-19 approaches, it may experience a boom post-pandemic. Tourists are likely to favour destinations closer to home due to […]

Darbandi to lead Caledonian Sleeper

October 20, 2020 0

Serco has appointed Kathryn Darbandi as the new managing director for the Caledonian Sleeper service.  She will take up her new role in January. Darbandi has extensive experience in the travel and tourism industry and […]

Construction begins on controversial HS2 project

September 4, 2020 0

Construction has officially begun on High Speed 2 (HS2), a new rail network designed to connect London to the north of England. Prime minister, Boris Johnson, said the service would “fire up economic growth and […]

Chapman appointed director of Heathrow Express

September 1, 2020 0

Former head of train services at Heathrow Express, Sophie Chapman, has been appointed director of the company. Chapman brings a wealth of experience from her roles in customer service, the rail industry, and at Heathrow […]