News and Media

Press Enquiries

If you are a member of the press please contact the South Western Railway press office team on:

Email: press@swrailway.com
Phone: 07623 514 055

If you have an urgent enquiry out of hours a member of the on call press team will have access to these and will respond to you as soon as they can.


Latest news

Getting young Londoners onto the right track

10 January 2019

South Western Railway has teamed-up with The Prince’s Trust to run a customer service employability skills courses for young people

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Friends of Crewkerne Station Awards

09 January 2019

This year the Blackmore Vale Community Rail partnership took part in a light hearted competition between the stations for decorating the waiting rooms and platforms.

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New South Western Railway smart card customers get the chance to win the value of their season ticket

04 January 2019

Monthly prize draw for weekly, monthly (and above) and annual season ticket holders who switch to the SWR smartcard online

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South Western Railway New Year's Eve service summary and response to RMT industrial action

31 December 2018

The RMT continues to play politics with their ongoing strike action, causing misery at a time when people just want to be with friends and family to celebrate the new year.

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January sale bargains – tickets from just £8

24 December 2018

Between Christmas Day and 8 January South Western Railway is releasing 300,000 discounted off-peak tickets for travel between 2 January and 8 March 2019. Standard Class tickets are priced at £8, £10 and £12 whilst First Class tickets are priced at £12, £16 and £20. A further 50% discount is applied to child tickets.

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SWR service information for RMT strikes – Saturday 22, Thursday 27 and Monday 31 December

20 December 2018

South Western Railway has published service information for the forthcoming RMT industrial action planned for Saturday 22 and Thursday 27 December.

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South Western Railway customers make it a Merry Christmas for the homeless in Clapham

19 December 2018

Thanks to the amazing generosity of South Western Railway customers at Clapham Junction station, The Ace of Clubs homeless centre in Clapham has received almost 500 shoe boxes full of Christmas cheer

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SWR helps to reduce Single Use plastics on the daily commute from Hampton Court

17 December 2018

South Western Railway has teamed-up with ape2o, an innovative water company, to help passengers using Hampton Court station slash their use of single use plastic bottles.

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Driving home for Christmas? SWR puts on extra ‘flyer’ services

17 December 2018

SWR puts on extra ‘flyer’ services for West of England and Weymouth routes to encourage customers to travel by train

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Waterloo carols raise funds for local food banks

14 December 2018

Commuters passing through Waterloo station were treated to an impromptu carol concert when the choirs of Sherborne Girls and The Gryphon School sang on the station concourse.

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Commercial Filming

Information about filming at our stations, on board our trains or at a depot.

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