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Last Pendolino Event

Final Pendolino refurbished as part the UK’s biggest fleet upgrade

Avanti West Coast welcomes the 56th and last refurbished Pendolino into its fleet at an event at Alstom's Widnes facility.

Avanti West Coast Pendolino 390155  passes over Docker Viaduct,  with 1000 Glasgow Central to London Euston

Keswick becomes virtual railway station to support sustainable journeys in the Lakes

Keswick added to railway journey planners so visitors can travel seamlessly across train and bus to the Lakes this summer. 

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Avanti West Coast hosts hive of activity for schoolchildren to mark World Bee Day

Avanti West Coast celebrates World Bee Day by creating a buzz about pollinators for Carlisle schoolchildren. 

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Avanti West Coast and DHL Supply Chain team up on innovative solution to reduce food waste

Avanti West Coast and DHL Supply Chain roll out temperature monitoring devices across catering operations in UK rail industry first. 

Credit: Tom Stevenson

Avanti West Coast champions sustainable business activity with Social Value Report

Social Value Report showcases Avanti West Coast's efforts to make a difference to local communities. 

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Axminster Carpets deliver sustainable floor coverings for refurbished Pendolino fleet

Avanti West Coast's partnership with world renowned Axminster Carpets helps transform the interior of their iconic Pendolino trains. 

Avanti West Coast Penrith Community Gardeners Plant Donations

Avanti West Coast on track to grow gardening community in Penrith

Avanti West Coast creates seed and plant donation point at Penrith station to get more people gardening. 

Jordan Pitt, Avanti West Coast Community and Sustainability Champion, teaches pupils how to make bee bombs

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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Award-winning performer teams up with Avanti West Coast to treat pupils to feel good field trips

Thousands of pupils to benefit from free educational journeys as part of Feel Good Field Trips initiative.

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Avanti West Coast creates a buzz for bees with community garden in Wigan

Avanti West Coast supports community project to create wildflower haven for bees in Wigan. 

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Avanti West Coast’s Climate Train is named "Opportunity"

Pendolino that was wrapped in an unique design for the COP26 Climate Change Conference is named following competition.

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Avanti West Coast and Eurostar recognised with special award for Climate Train

Joint partnership between Avanti West Coast and Eurostar for their COP26 Climate Train scoops prestigious railway award.