Press Releases

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Caitlin Gent, Assistance Commerical Engineer

TPE celebrates National Apprenticeship Week with inspiring stories of “skills for life”

TransPennine Express (TPE), which operates trains across the North and Scotland, is proud to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week by showcasing some of its invaluable colleagues who began their careers as apprentices.

Chloe Howard (Customer Delivery Manager at TPE), Cian Ryan (Service Delivery Support Manager at TPE), Timothy Hartley (Senior Customer Delivery Manager)

TPE shines a spotlight on its colleagues who keep people on the move through the multi-billion-pound Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU)

TransPennine Express (TPE) is shining a light on colleagues who keep people informed and on the move, with rail travel across the North being transformed.

Harriet Harbidge, Diversity and Inclusion Manager and Elizabeth Williams, Public Relations Manager at TransPennine Express

TPE launches ‘Neurodiversity Network Group’ during TPE Week of Inclusion

TransPennine Express (TPE) has announced the official launch of its ‘Neurodiversity Network Group’ as part of the trailblazing TPE Week of Inclusion.  

Scott Jarvis, TPE Conductor Instructor

TPE colleague’s Movember mission

A member of staff at TransPennine Express (TPE) has raised more than £1,000 for the children of a colleague who died earlier this year.

Quinn Kelly (8) from York won a competition to design TPE’s Christmas card after her brilliant artwork received a festive seal of approval. Pictured with dad Adam Kelly, TPE conductor instructor

TPE spreads festive cheer with Christmas cards designed by eight-year-old

TransPennine Express has made hundreds of specially designed Christmas cards available for customers to use and spread festive cheer.


TPE mourns the loss of its beloved station cat

It is with heavy hearts that TransPennine Express (TPE) announce the passing of Felix, its globally famous cat, who served as ‘senior pest controller’ at Huddersfield Station.

David Walker, Head of Fleet Commercial at TransPennine Express

40 years down the track: TPE engineer celebrates 40 years in the rail industry

Head of Fleet Commercial at TransPennine Express (TPE) celebrates 40 years in the rail industry and 20 years with the business.

TPE's 2023 cohort of apprentices

Next stop, success! TPE welcomes next generation of railway talent

TransPennine Express (TPE), which operates stations and trains across the North and Scotland, has opened its doors to its most recent cohort of apprentices, who will experience a range of areas across the business.

Lucy Lightbown, TPE Sustainability Apprentice

TPE on track to a greener future by welcoming its inaugural sustainability apprentice onboard

TransPennine Express (TPE), which operates trains and stations across the North of England and into Scotland, has welcomed its first ever apprentice into the sustainability team.

Matthew Smithson, TPE Conductor

Runaway teen from Scarborough safeguarded by train conductor on TPE train

A quick-thinking train conductor has been named an ‘everyday hero’ after stepping in to prevent a young girl’s attempts to run away from home.

Dewsbury station

TPE offers Wilko workers 'guaranteed interview'

TransPennine Express (TPE) is calling out to Wilko workers in West Yorkshire, offering guaranteed interviews for vacancies at Dewsbury Station.

Chris Jackson, Managing Director (2)

TransPennine Trains Appoints new Managing Director

Chris Jackson has been appointed Managing Director of TransPennine Trains (TransPennine Express) effective from 14 September 2023.