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Midlands author calls for youngsters to ‘Express Yourself!’
A Midlands children’s author is calling on budding young authors to get their literary careers in top gear and ‘Express’ themselves in an all-new national writing competition.
Black Country charity gets festive celebrations into first gear
A leading Black Country charity has got its Christmas celebrations into top gear – after being selected by members of the local community to win a festive windfall from one of the biggest names in UK transport.
Author calls for youngsters in East of England to ‘Express Yourself!’
A children’s author is calling on budding young writers in East of England to get their literary careers in top gear and ‘Express’ themselves in an all-new national writing competition.
National Express launch VUER - the UK’s first coach infotainment system
Headphones at the ready; coach travel has gone up a gear.
A million pound military milestone
National Express and Defence Discount Service mark 100,000 coach journeys National Express and the Defence Discount Service are celebrating a special milestone today as the UK’s largest military travel discount – 60 per cent off standard coach fares – reaches a hundred thousand uses.
National Express is Master of driver training
National Express, the Birmingham-based bus and coach company, has won a national industry award for its excellent driver training programme.
National Express coach wins sword of honour – again!
National Express coach has won the UK’s top safety award – for a second year running.
Coach naming is music to ears of centenarian Cecil
National Express has named one of its vehicles in honour of a remarkable 104-year-old music lover from Sheffield who still enjoys travelling by coach.
Cardiff schoolgirl makes her mark
A Cardiff schoolgirl has pulled off a masterstroke by winning a national landmark drawing competition and has had her design splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
True high-flier Maureen takes to the road for National Express
A Lancashire lady who paved the way for women to excel in the transport industry is taking to the road for a new role with coach company National Express.
Coventry schoolboy makes his mark
A Coventry schoolboy has pulled off a masterstroke by winning a national landmark drawing competition to see his design splashed on the side of a National Express coach.
Liverpool schoolboy’s landmark achievement
A schoolboy from Liverpool has pulled off a masterstroke by winning a national landmark drawing competition hosted by one of the biggest names in transport.
Norwich schoolgirl’s landmark achievement
A Norwich schoolgirl has pulled off a masterstroke by winning a national landmark drawing competition hosted by one of the biggest names in transport.
Strike update – National Express vow to add extra seats as needed
Following the announcement of further planned strike action by Southern Rail staff National Express today vows it will continue to add extra seats to cater to people in Brighton as necessary.
Mystery wedding album search
Coach company National Express is appealing to reunite a wedding album with its rightful owner – ahead of what would be the 51st anniversary of the date they got married.
Birmingham artist launches landmark art competition
A Birmingham artist is launching a children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their favourite landmark on the side of a coach.
Does this bear belong to you?
National Express is searching for the owner of a lost teddy bear who was found abandoned on a coach at Cardiff Coach Station.
Welsh artist puts the wheels in motion for kids drawing competition
A Welsh artist is today launching a national children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their designs splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
Bristol artist puts the wheels in motion for kids drawing competition
A Bristol artist has launched a national children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their designs splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
Last chance to book Glasto travel
National Express is today (Tuesday 14 June 2016) giving Glastonbury-goers their final call to book a seat to the festival as services are selling out quickly.
Hull artist launches landmark drawing competition
A Hull artist is today launching a landmark children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their designs splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
Norwich artist launches with National Express’ art competition
A Norwich artist is launching a children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their designs splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
Coach company celebrates Her Majesty’s special milestone
A local coach company is undergoing a special re-brand for the first time in its forty-eight year history – in honour of Her Majesty the Queen.
National Express drives forward partnership with South and City College Birmingham
National Express is driving forward its partnership with a Digbeth-based college by donating a coach to enable students to broaden their horizons.
Brighton artist launches National Express’ art competition
A Brighton artist is launching a national children’s art competition giving kids the chance to see their designs splashed across the side of a National Express coach.
National Express set for bumper Bank Holiday
National Express is adding thousands of extra coach seats to cope with demand over the coming Bank Holiday weekend (Friday 27 May - Monday 30 May).
Newlyweds reunited with driver who took them on the journey of their lives
A newlywed couple who fell in love and married after meeting on a National Express coach have been reunited with the driver who took them on the journey of their lives – a year after they first met.
Thousands of coach seats added to cope with Bank Holiday bookings
National Express is adding thousands of extra coach seats to cope with demand over the coming Bank Holiday weekend as engineering work is set to cause disruption for some train travellers.
Million Makers strike gold with prestigious award
Five Birmingham-based National Express staff struck gold as they scooped a prestigious award for raising thousands of pounds to help young people.
Birmingham most popular Easter destination - from Cadbury to crustaceans – how you can make the most of Easter
Birmingham is the top location outside of London for Easter travel reveals coach operator National Express.
Thousands of seats added as some train travellers face disruption and delay
National Express is adding thousands of extra coach seats to cope with demand over Easter (Friday 25 March to Monday 28 March) reveals the UK’s largest coach operator, as engineering work is set to cause disruption for thousands of train travellers across the country.
National Express reveals the mother of all maps
In celebration of Mothering Sunday (Sunday, March 6) National Express is putting mums on the map – literally.
National Express operator Edwards take package holidays up a gear
Edwards Coaches has taken its relationship with one of the biggest names in transport up a gear after joining forces with the UK’s largest coach operator to sell its package holidays.
Fruity Friday sweetens the launch of new services
A Kent coach company is aiming to keep its customers sweet as it celebrates the launch of new services by handing out free fruit.
The road to Wembley's extra special for Eddie
National Express is today vowing to put on more coaches for Liverpool fans travelling to the Capital One Cup Final after overwhelming demand saw its coaches booked out within days.
National Express’ Liverpool ONE move launched
National Express’ relocation to Liverpool ONE Bus station was today (Monday 15 February) officially launched by the Chair of Merseytravel.
‘Happy 18th Angel’ - Angel of the North voted UK’s best-loved roadside landmark
The Angel of the North is turning 18 and in double celebration the A1 icon has been voted the UK’s best-loved roadside landmark in a survey by National Express.
Top Ten Half Term Destinations
National Express is stepping up a gear this half-term as it announces its top ten most popular city destinations to reach by coach.
Once, twice, three times amazing - third time’s a charm for National Express in customer satisfaction survey
An independent new survey has for the third time shown National Express customers are more satisfied than those of competitors – while also revealing the coach operator continues to drive forward satisfaction.
National Express makes romantic gesture
National Express is ready to whisk thousands of people away on a day trip this Valentine’s Day.
National Express Employee Charity Panel provides over £14,000 of support
In 2015 the National Express Employee Charity Panel donated £14,260 to over 50 different charities and community groups supported by employees from the company’s UK bus, coach and rail divisions.
Liverpool staff say fond farewell to coach station
National Express staff bid a final fond farewell to Liverpool Coach Station after the last coach departures rolled off the forecourt after 21 years of service.
National Express recognised as a gold-standard employer at Number 10
National Express has been recognised by the Prime Minister for the outstanding support it gives the UK’s Armed Forces, veterans and their families.
Global graduates attend inaugural National Express Network event
35 graduates from across National Express Group's international businesses recently came together at Warwick Business School for an inaugural meeting of its global 'National Express Network’.
Gurkhas spearheading National Express’ New Year drive to recruit ex-forces personnel
Six veteran Gurkha soldiers who swapped combat for coach driving are leading a charge to recruit ex-servicemen and women to work for National Express.
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