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Royal Scot arrives at Glasgow-2

Royal Scot train attempts London to Glasgow record

Record was missed by just 21 seconds following the collaborative efforts of Avanti West Coast and Network Rail.

Avanti West Coast Crewe- Bikes 1

Avanti West Coast donates unwanted bikes to help local community

Avanti West Coast partners with local business to put bikes abandoned at Crewe station to good use. 

Avanti West Coast Food Donations 1

Avanti West Coast partners with charities and organisations to distribute surplus food

Avanti West Coast supports charities, food banks and organisations local to its route with donations of surplus food.

Avanti West Coast Stoke-on-Trent Donations 1

Avanti West Coast staff spread Christmas cheer with donations

Avanti West Coast team at Stoke-on-Trent support work of local church with donations to help those in need this Christmas. 

Crewe Station Sign - Winner

Avanti West Coast auction items raise over £2,000 for Rail Aid

Avanti West Coast auctions off items of railway memorabilia to raise over £2000 for Railway Children as part of the charity's Rail Aid fundraiser

Avanti West Coast Pendolino

Avanti West Coast gives customers option to donate Delay Repay compensation to charity

Customers eligible for Delay Repay can now donate their compensation to Avanti West Coast's charity partner, Action for Children. 

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Avanti West Coast spreads Christmas cheer with #FakesOnATrain - personalised video messages from railway-themed fake celebrities

Avanti West Coast launches spoof video messaging called #FakesOnATrain to help spread Christmas cheer and raise money for Action for Children.

Avanti West Coast Crewe Photography 1

Avanti West Coast staff capture unique insight into Crewe station during pandemic

Avanti West Coast team at Crewe chronicle their experience of COVID-19 pandemic with unique photo book to raise money for charity.

Crewe Station Signs - RailAid Auction

Avanti West Coast signs up for Rail Aid

Avanti West Coast gets right behind this month's Rail Aid campaign, inviting bids for eagerly sought after Crewe Station signs, with all proceeds going to the Railway Children charity.

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Stockport station team take on fundraising challenge for local cause

Avanti West Coast team at Stockport take part in fundraiser to help local project that supports people who have survived a suicide attempt

Coventry Acts of Kindness #4

Avanti West Coast gets behind Coventry Acts of Kindness

Avanti West Coast has partnered with the Heart of England Community Rail Partnership and Kaleidoscope Plus Group to launch 'Coventry Acts of Kindness', a scheme to encourage more people to return to rail safely.