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Avanti West Coast marks World Bee Day hosting a hive of activity for schoolchildren

Avanti West Coast creates buzz about bees for schoolchildren in Manchester with support of local charity. 

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Tommy waves goodbye to the railway after reaching 50-year milestone

Avanti West Coast Team Leader, Tommy Michalek, retires from railway after half a century on the West Coast Main Line. 

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All aboard the “Trackathon” to find a name for new Avanti West Coast fleet

Avanti West Coast invites guests to join a 'Trackathon' to help come up with a name for its new fleet of Hitachi trains. 

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All-female team lead Avanti West Coast rail operations for International Women’s Day

Avanti West Coast's Control department staffed by women to mark International Women's Day.

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Avanti West Coast launch new Train Driver recruitment campaign

Avanti West Coast encourages more women to consider a career as a Train Driver as part of new driver recruitment campaign.

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Heroic Avanti West Coast employee honoured by Prime Minister

Jennifer Birdsall was presented with a Railway Benefit Fund Heart of Gold Award by Boris Johnson at Warrington Bank Quay. 

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Avanti West Coast gets onboard Routes of Remembrance

Avanti West Coast transports wreaths from across the UK to London Euston for Routes of Remembrance. 

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Next stop – retirement! Train driver makes last journey after 50 years on railway

Avanti West Coast train driver retires after reaching 50-year career milestone on railway in Manchester. 

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Double success for Avanti West Coast at the Women in Rail Awards 2021

Avanti West Coast  picks up Best Apprenticeship Scheme whilst Glasgow Onboard Manager is awarded 'Women in Rail'.

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Avanti West Coast heroes thanked at Number 10 reception

Train Driver Lyle Mitchell and Train Manager Samuel Obiri-Yeboah represented colleagues at event to recognise efforts during pandemic.

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Avanti West Coast signs up for Coventry 2021

Coventry City of Culture 2021 welcome onboard Avanti West Coast as Transport Partner.