27 Nov '14, 7am

Delighted that @stagecoachgroup and @Virgin have been chosen to run the East Coast network

Additional and new direct services to London from Sunderland and Stirling within first year of new franchise (December 2015) Extra weekday services between Edinburgh and London from May 2016 with half-hourly frequency for most of the day and an additional Sunday service Vastly improved timetable introduced from May 2019 featuring faster services, new direct services and improved weekend services Regular weekday services between Edinburgh and London in just 4 hours, calling only at Newcastle, a journey time improvement of around 20 minutes compared with most of the fastest trains today Additional and faster services between Leeds and London, many with a journey time under or close to 2 hours, a journey time improvement of over 10 minutes compared with today New direct weekday services between Middlesbrough and London for the first time in a generation Two-hourly direct week...

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