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National Express gearing up for a record Easter
National Express is poised for a record-breaking Easter and today (Wednesday, March 25) vows it will add more coaches and extra seats as necessary to support those whose travel plans are derailed by engineering works on significant parts of the rail network.
100,000 extra seats for c2c passengers over Easter
National Express train operator c2c is adding 100,000 extra seats to its trains this Easter to provide more capacity for passengers travelling between London and Southend.
Bournemouth driver Lorraine is ‘ad-solutely’ fabulous
Bournemouth coach driver Lorraine Barnes is on the road to stardom after being picked from thousands of drivers to star in a TV campaign for one of the biggest names in transport.
Bob’s a coaching superstar
A Sheffield coach driver has fended off competition from thousands of other drivers to bag a starring role in a new TV campaign by one of the biggest names in transport.
Coach boom during Easter engineering works
National Express has added more than 17,000 extra seats to cope with skyrocketing demand for coach during planned rail engineering works this Easter (Friday 3 April 2015 - Monday 6 April 2015).
Passenger satisfaction rises for West Midland bus services
A nationwide, independent survey has shown that around nine in 10 bus passengers in the West Midlands are happy with their service.
c2c maintains run as UK's number one
National Express train operator c2c has maintained its run as the UK’s most punctual train company, according to the latest results released by Network Rail.
National Express commits to becoming a Living Wage employer in the UK
National Express is the first private transport group to make the commitment National Express has today committed to become an accredited Living Wage employer in the UK, the first private transport group to do so.
Scramble for coach during Easter engineering works
National Express has added more than 15,000 extra coach seats to cope with demand for affordable travel this Easter (Friday 3 April 2015 - Monday 6 April 2015).
Region's first new look buses come to the Hagley Road
National Express West Midlands has launched a £5 million fleet of new ultra low emission buses on the number 9 bus route between Birmingham and Stourbridge.
Mums travel free with c2c on Mother’s day
To celebrate Mother’s Day, National Express train operator c2c is offering free travel to all mums this Sunday.
c2c names train in celebration of Southend's culture
Local train operator c2c has backed Southend’s celebration of local culture by naming one of its trains in honour of the Alternative City of Culture campaign.
Minister for Pensions launches National Express ‘Open Apprentice’
To mark the start of National Apprenticeship Week, Minister for Pensions Steve Webb MP has today (Monday 9 March) launched a new National Express scheme specifically geared to help people re-enter the world of work.
National Express keeps wheels turning on Bristol Airport service
Bristol Airport is welcoming the introduction of a new National Express service which ensures the continued provision of affordable transport to and from South Wales following the high-profile withdrawal of coach operator First Group.
c2c makes key changes to proposed new timetable
National Express train operator c2c has announced key changes to its proposed new timetable for December 2015, following an extensive consultation that received more than 2,200 responses from passengers.
Just the ticket for assistance dogs charity
A Birmingham woman whose life has been transformed by a ‘blonde bombshell’ assistance dog is on a mission to spread the word about the charity she credits with saving her.
Key in the ignition for veteran’s scheme
An MP has welcomed a new initiative to support local veterans who have been injured in service which was launched in Manchester by National Express.
100 days of benefits for passengers from new c2c franchise
Local rail passengers have benefited hundreds of thousands of times from the new improvements launched by National Express train operator c2c in the first 100 days of the company’s new rail franchise.
We Heart Discovr Card!
National Express Dundee’s smartcard seems to be capturing the hearts of local people, as almost 150,000 smart tickets have been bought in the past year.
New £1.9million bus and rail interchange takes shape at Cradley Heath
Work is underway on a new £1.
Charity Panel gives Harborne home a helping hand
The Little Sisters of the Poor, who run a home for the poor and the elderly in Harborne, have been given a helping hand with a £300 donation from the National Express Employee Charity Panel.
Kids travel for a quid with c2c at half term
National Express train operator c2c is offering parents – and grandparents – the perfect excuse for a day out this half term with a £1 offer on children’s fares.
The Road to Love
The road to love is more affordable than ever with National Express this Valentine’s Day driving thousands of romance seekers to book a break.
New Managing Director appointed
Elsie Turbyne has been appointed the new Managing Director of National Express Dundee, with immediate effect.
Rare opportunity for young people to steer youth policy
National Express is on a drive to find young people from across the UK to help steer the future direction of the company’s youth and young adult’s policy.
Another punctuality landmark helps make c2c passengers the UK's most satisfied
National Express train operator c2c has again been named the UK’s most punctual rail company, while the latest independent research shows that c2c passengers are the happiest in Britain with the punctuality of their train service.
50% discount rail ticket offer extended for extra month
National Express train operator c2c has extended its 50% advance discount offer on off-peak tickets for the whole of February.
National Express keeps the wheels in motion at half term
National Express has seen a scramble for coach seats for the forthcoming half term as rail engineering works threaten people's travel plans.
Ten thousand reasons to smile!
National Express Dundee and Radio Tay’s Cash for Kids launched their charity partnership by celebrating the massive £10,000 raised by fundraising drivers during the past year.
National Express day trip tickets offer tourists the easy way out…of London!
The UK’s largest coach operator is today (Monday 2 February 2015) launching the all new One Day Adventures ticket, so Londoners and visiting tourists can make day trips out of the capital to some of Britain’s best attractions and come back - for a discounted price.
Trust in us – National Express ‘most trusted’ ground transportation brand
National Express is the most trusted of all UK road and rail transport providers, reveals an independent new customer survey.
Cricket club scores a century with Charity Panel
Old Edwardian Cricket Club has scored a century with a £100 donation from the latest round of National Express Employee Charity Panel awards.
Council Leader visits Birmingham Coach Station to mark anniversary
Birmingham Coach Station – the flagship headquarters of multinational transport company National Express - has marked its fifth anniversary with a visit from city council leader Sir Albert Bore.
John Elliott Jr. joins National Express as VP of Operations
National Express is pleased to welcome John Elliott Jr.
Bus company welcomes Community Café
National Express Dundee is welcoming a brand new community support initiative in Dundee.
£1,500 for charities nominated by c2c staff
National Express train operator c2c has donated a total of £1,500 to nine local and national charities which were nominated by the company’s employees.
Durham adds 'green' buses to Cumberland School District fleet
Durham School Services, a leader in student transportation, and the Cumberland School District are working together to make student transportation greener.
Last chance for half price c2c tickets
Local rail passengers have their last chance to travel for half price on c2c if they book their tickets this week.
c2c named as 2014's most punctual train operator
National Express train operator c2c has been named as the most punctual train operator in 2014, in the latest rail industry performance results published by Network Rail.
All the fun of the February fare, while some trains are a February ‘mare
National Express is inviting people to enjoy all the fun of its fares this February as it launches thousands of seats for a fiver.
Transport bosses announce timetable for record investment
National Express West Midlands and Centro have today announced the timetable for the region’s record £34million investment into new buses, with the first of the new buses due to hit the streets next month.
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