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

Bringing a touch of the countryside to London Waterloo

16 May 2019

South Western Railway (SWR) and its community partners hosted an event at Waterloo station (Wednesday 15 May) to encourage people to use Britain’s most scenic rail routes and promote sustainable tourism.

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SWR announces temporary delay to Class 442 fleet introduction

16 May 2019

These trains have not yet been introduced into passenger service.

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60 new electric vehicle charging points to be installed on South Western Railway’s network

15 May 2019

South Western Railway is installing 60 new Electric Vehicle Charging Points (EVCP) at 6 stations on its network, demonstrating its commitment to making travelling by rail sustainable.

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Live Big with free kids travel this half term

13 May 2019

Families can ‘Live Big’ this half-term as South Western Railway is offering free children’s travel to any destination on its network during Off Peak hours.

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Making Chessington South station more accessible

08 May 2019

Partnership working between South Western Railway, the Royal Borough of Kingston, ward councillors, Chessington World of Adventures and Chessington School

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‘I was absolutely over the moon’ - SWR passenger claims her £5,500 Touch Smartcard prize draw win

16 April 2019

Sarah Davidson won more than £5,500 – the full value of her Season ticket

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Independent recognition for South Western Railway’s customer service training

12 April 2019

SWR’s Customer Experience Training programmes receive national accreditation from the Institute of Customer Service

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South Western Railway welcomes funding to deliver step-free access at five stations

05 April 2019

Barnes, Isleworth, Stoneleigh, Walton-on-Thames and Wandsworth Town to receive funding

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New Automated Delay Repay scheme launched by South Western Railway

04 April 2019

South Western Railway has introduced a new Automated Delay Repay (ADR) scheme that will drastically cut the time it takes customers to claim and receive payment if their train is late.

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Station Watch Scheme launched by South Western Railway

03 April 2019

South Western Railway has launched a new initiative to tackle anti-social behaviour and low-level crime at ten stations across the network.

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Commercial Filming

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

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