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A TransPennine Express train service

Strike action to cause major disruption to rail services – with TransPennine Express services only running between Huddersfield and York

Further industrial action by the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) and the Transport Salaried Staffs' Association (TSSA) unions is expected to cause severe disruption to train services, including those operated by TransPennine Express (TPE) at the start of November.

Apprentices Group

Welcome aboard! TransPennine Express opens doors to next generation of railway talent

TransPennine Express (TPE) has welcomed five new apprentices onboard, expanding its team with fresh talent that will experience different areas of the business as part of the popular two-year scheme.

Sophie Marks, TPE’s first female driver at Liverpool

Sophie hits top ‘Marks’ to become TPE’s first female driver at Liverpool

TransPennine Express (TPE) is celebrating an important first after welcoming its first qualified female driver at Liverpool Lime Street’s depot.

A TransPennine Express Nova 1 train

Disruption likely to end of day (Tuesday 18 October) between Liverpool and Manchester

TransPennine Express services are likely to face disruption until the end of day (Tuesday 18 October) following a track defect spotted earlier today at Huyton.

(From L to R) Peter Ferens, 43, Paul Lynch, 58, Emma Livingstone, 33 and Dan Blears - part of the cleaning team at TPE

TransPennine Express cleaning operation ramped up

Cleaning teams have ramped up their efforts across the TransPennine Express (TPE) network as they continue to make stations and services safe for rail users.

A TransPennine train at Leeds

Strike action set to cause severe disruption to TransPennine Express services

TransPennine Express (TPE) is urging customers across its network to plan ahead, with further industrial action set to cause major disruption to rail services in October.

A TransPennine Express Nova 1 train

Rail users urged to plan carefully ahead of Rugby League Grand Final

TransPennine Express (TPE) is urging Rugby League fans to plan ahead for journeys home after the Grand Final at Old Trafford on Saturday 24 September.

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.