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Wigan North Western Station celebrates town’s rich heritage with unique mural

Community art mural reflecting the town of Wigan is unveiled at Wigan North Western station. 

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Avanti West Coast and Alstom auction off railway memorabilia for charity

Celebrity Pete Waterman, joins forces with Avanti West Coast and Alstom to launch auction in support of Railway Benefit Fund

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Avanti West Coast launches new ‘Feel Good Travel’ campaign

The effortless, enjoyable experience of rail travel is brought to life in new Feel Good Travel campaign starring a rollerblading turtle.

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Couple get hitched at high speed on Avanti West Coast’s Marriage Carriage

A pair of train enthusiasts who endured months of disappointment trying to get married finally held their dream wedding celebration on a Pendolino.

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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.

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Cat-astrophe avoided as feline rescued from roof of Avanti West Coast train

Curious cat sat on roof of Avanti West Coast train escapes danger by a whisker.

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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.

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Avanti West Coast makes young rail enthusiast’s day

A passionate young rail enthusiast gets to spend an afternoon with Avanti West Coast at Stafford Station, and try his hand at making an announcement over the tannoy. 

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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.

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“Tales from the Tracks” treats Avanti West Coast fans to driver’s view

New video series offers unique insight into the West Coast Main Line from driver’s cab with commentary by Avanti West Coast train drivers.