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30 Sep 2009

Transport Secretary marks start of Southern’s new franchise

Passengers in London and the South East are to benefit from more frequent rail services, improved stations, more staff and better security, as Transport Secretary Andrew Adonis today marked the start of the new South Central franchise, which has been successfully retained by Southern’s parent company Govia.

20 Sep 2009

Train operator Southern Recruits A Singing Mexican Wrestler

Meet Loco Toledo, the new face of Southern Railway. Loco is a wrestler from a small town in Mexico, where there are very few trains, and having recently arrived in...

18 Sep 2009

Major success for Southern at National Rail Awards

Southern has scooped the prize for Project of the year at the National Rail Awards, held at the London Grosvenor hotel last night.

17 Sep 2009

Labour Party Conference and improvements works – Sunday 27th September

Engineering work affecting some visitors to the conference.

17 Sep 2009

Great news for buyers of season tickets online through Southern’s website

If you buy any season ticket online from this website, you will now have the option of receiving your ticket by FREE recorded delivery.