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A TPE Nova 2 train travelling through Lancaster

TransPennine Express brings in amended timetable between the North West of England and Scotland

Rail travellers in the North West of England and Scotland are being asked to check their journeys and plan carefully as TransPennine Express (TPE) brings in a temporary amended timetable on its West Coast Mainline route that aims to provide greater stability and certainty for customers.  

The Kirklees Rocket Snowdog outside Huddersfield Station

TransPennine Express launches the Kirklees Rocket

TransPennine Express (TPE) is excited to welcome visitors to the Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees art trail and to see its sponsored sculpture the ‘Kirklees Rocket’.

Chris Leaper - The artist behind the Kirklees Rocket

Meet the local West Yorkshire artist sponsored by TransPennine Express

TransPennine Express (TPE) is giving local people the chance to get to know the artist behind the newest addition to the Snowdog trail.

Transpennine Route Upgrade launches campaign to raise awareness of major railway improvements

Transpennine Route Upgrade launches campaign to raise awareness of major railway improvements

  • The first major multichannel campaign to promote Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) benefits launched today
  • The ‘On Track to Better’ campaign aims to communicate the benefits of TRU and the multi-billion-pound programme of improvements which will transform the railway between York, Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester
  • At the heart of the campaign is a stop motion animation advert that highlights the scheme benefits, voiced by actor John Thompson and directed by Tom O’Meara, an award-winning animation director
Sgt Steve O’Callaghan British Transport Police TransPennine Express Liaison

TransPennine Express on track for an even safer railway with new British Transport Police Liaison Officer

TransPennine Express (TPE) has welcomed a new British Transport Police (BTP) Liaison Officer to help keep the network as safe as possible for customers and colleagues.  

A TransPennine Express Nova train

RMT strikes to cause severe disruption to TransPennine Express services this week

Strike action by the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers union (RMT) on 18 and 20 August is set to bring major disruption for rail customers across the UK this week – with those planning journeys by rail warned to travel only if absolutely necessary.  

Jacob Tyne, a conductor for TransPennine Express

Introducing the York conductor who helps keep the North on the move

Rail operator TransPennine Express (TPE) is shining a light on members of its team who put in every effort, each day, to keep people on the move.

TPE Class 185 train

TransPennine Express’ customers urged to only travel if necessary during RMT strike

TransPennine Express (TPE) is calling on customers to only make essential journeys later this week, with industrial action set to cause major disruption to services. 

A TransPennine Express Nova 1 train in Leeds. Credit Tony Miles

TPE issues travel warning ahead of Sheffield’s Tramlines festival

TransPennine Express (TPE) is asking Sheffield festival goers to think carefully about their travel this weekend.

Kathryn O'Brien, Customer Service & Operations Director for TPE with pupils from Carlton Junior and Infant School in Dewsbury

Huddersfield station transformed into West Yorkshire’s newest art gallery

A brand-new art installation created by local children and people from the West Yorkshire community has gone on display at Huddersfield Railway Station this week.

One of TPE's Nova 1 trains travelling between Newcastle and Edinburgh credit Tony Miles (2)

Workers at TransPennine Express put in every effort to keep people moving during extreme heat

With the UK recording some of its hottest ever temperatures over recent days, it’s been a challenging time which has meant changes for many. Despite the tough conditions, staff at TransPennine Express (TPE) did all they could to provide a safe and reliable service for those that needed it.  

A TransPennine Express service © Jonny Walton-2

TransPennine Express warns customers to only travel if absolutely necessary on Tuesday as heatwave continues

TransPennine Express is asking customers to only travel if absolutely necessary tomorrow (Tuesday 19 July) as extreme high temperatures continue to take their toll on the rail network.