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Retirees depart after last shift clocking up 78 years’ joint service

Avanti West Coast colleagues bid farewell after long careers dedicated to serving the railway and its customers. 

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Avanti West Coast issues travel advice for upcoming ASLEF strike action

Avanti West Coast has issued travel advice ahead of the latest ASLEF strike action

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Avanti West Coast issues travel advice ahead of the Christmas getaway

Avanti West Coast removes all Peak time restrictions over the festive season and encourages customers to book in advance. 

Philip Lowe performs music with his clarinet on the platforms at Penrith station

Blowing away the winter blues: Clarinet player brings joy with performances at Penrith station

Avanti West Coast welcomes local Clarinet player at Penrith station who performs music to tackle feelings of loneliness. 

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Avanti West Coast extends its partnership with Railway Benefit Fund

Avanti West Coast and Railway Benefit Fund reaffirm joint commitment to support colleagues' general and financial wellbeing. 

Avanti West Coast Team Leader, Brian Farish, at Carlisle station where he first began his railway career in 1973

Avanti West Coast employee reaches half a century on railway

Now arriving at a 50-year career milestone: Avanti West Coast Team Leader, Brian Farish, reaches half a century on the railway.

A woman holds a phone in her left hand in front of her, which displays directions, on the station platform.

Avanti West Coast introduces wayfinding technology for visually impaired customers

Avanti West Coast introduces wayfinding technology to help visually impaired customers navigate stations independently.

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Avanti West Coast to bring festive cheer to Carlisle with Christmas Fayre

Avanti West Coast to host festive fundraising event at Carlisle station in aid of local hospice. 

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Avanti West Coast issues travel advice ahead of ASLEF strike action

Avanti West Coast advises customers not to travel on Sunday 3 December as a result of ASLEF strike action. 

Safeguarding Officer working for Avanti West Coast supports young person. Please credit Railway Children.

Avanti West Coast recognised for efforts to protect vulnerable people

Avanti West Coast achieves Safeguarding on Rail Scheme accreditation for efforts to protect people on its network. 

(L - R): Jo Buckley (Community Manager at Avanti West Coast); Emma McIntosh (Community Rail Partnership Officer at North Staffordshire Community Rail Partnership); Debbie Shering (Volunteer at Sherborne Community Hub) in the garden at Sherborne Community Hub in Crewe

Avanti West Coast opens new round of funding to support community projects

Avanti West Coast is inviting applications for funding pot designed to support initiatives that make a difference along its route.

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Avanti West Coast employee receives Heart of Gold Award for efforts to help others

Avanti West Coast Team Leader, Laura Warwick, named 'Rail Hero' at awards celebrating those making a difference in rail.