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  1. 12 November 2014

    Press release: Travel advice for Scotland football matches

    ScotRail will run longer trains and add extra services in and around Glasgow on Friday 14 and Tuesday 18 November for Scotland’s upcoming football games. The team will meet the Republic of ...

  2. 04 November 2014

    Travel advice for Scotland’s Autumn Test matches

    ScotRail today announced it will provide more than 30,000 extra seats – on top of existing services – to help rugby fans travel to and from Scotland’s two Autumn Test games at Murrayfield this ...

  3. 04 November 2014

    Uddingston man celebrates award success

    An Uddingston resident scooped the ‘Outstanding Contribution to Our Railway’ title at ScotRail’s recent staff awards ceremony.Mick Dougan, conductor team manager at Glasgow Central, received the ...

  4. 04 November 2014

    East Kilbride resident celebrates award success

    An East Kilbride woman has scooped ScotRail’s Employee of the Year 2014 title - beating tough competition from her 4,900 colleagues.Elisabeth (Lis) McGair, personal assistant based at ScotRail’s ...

  5. 04 November 2014

    Haymarket station staff celebrate awards success

    ScotRail staff who work at Haymarket station have been named the train operator’s 2014 Team of the Year.They were honoured at the company’s third annual Your Recognition Awards Ball, held at the ...

  6. 04 November 2014

    Car Park Boost for Johnstone Train Station

    Rail passengers using Johnstone station are set to benefit from a new, larger car park by April 2015.ScotRail has announced plans to provide a further 80 spaces with the addition of a second level ...

  7. 13 October 2014

    Newcraighall timetable changes to accommodate Borders Railway

    First ScotRail and Transport Scotland have agreed a new timetable from December which will expedite services on the new Borders Railway when it opens in 2015.It includes changes to Newcraighall ...

  8. 13 October 2014

    Timetable improvements for Lanarkshire passengers

    Passengers across Lanarkshire can look forward to the biggest ever number of enhancements to the ScotRail timetable from this December.Working in partnership with Transport Scotland, First ...

  9. 08 October 2014

    A STATEMENT FROM FIRSTGROUP PLC

    A STATEMENT FROM FIRSTGROUP PLC FirstGroup, the leading transport operator in the UK and North America, has been informed by Transport Scotland that it has not been awarded the new ScotRail ...

  10. 03 October 2014

    Press release: First ScotRail named UK’s best rail operator - and it scoops overall win at Community Rail Awards

    First ScotRail was announced as Rail Operator of the Year at the prestigious National Transport Awards in London last night (Thursday).Judges were impressed with the train operator’s wide range of ...