News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • More Seats as Electric Trains to Run Between Edinburgh and Glasgow

    More Seats as Electric Trains to Run Between Edinburgh and Glasgow

    11th December 2017

    Customers travelling between Edinburgh and Glasgow via Falkirk High will benefit from more seats from Sunday as electric trains run on that route for the first-time.

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  • Christmas cracker – ScotRail Alliance adds extra carriages and more services

    Christmas cracker – ScotRail Alliance adds extra carriages and more services

    24th November 2017

    Customers across the central belt are set to benefit from extra services and more carriages in the run-up to Christmas.

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  • Travel advice for rugby fans heading to Autumn Tests at Murrayfield

    Travel advice for rugby fans heading to Autumn Tests at Murrayfield

    10th November 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is adding carriages to as many trains as possible for rugby fans travelling to Scotland’s Autumn Test home games at the BT Murrayfield Stadium.

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  • What a spectacular finish!

    What a spectacular finish!

    8th November 2017

    New trains for Scotland are another step closer as the ScotRail Alliance today revealed the interiors of its new fleet.

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  • ScotRail investment delivers for the south of Scotland

    ScotRail investment delivers for the south of Scotland

    27th October 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance today announced that customers in the south of Scotland are set to reap the benefits of major new investment – with more services and more seats.

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  • Railway open for business while upgrades carried out

    Railway open for business while upgrades carried out

    22nd August 2017

    The railway will remain open for business during the busiest times while the ScotRail Alliance carries out major improvement works starting next month.

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  • Waverley Festivals Traffic Up 8 Per Cent Compared to Last Year

    Waverley Festivals Traffic Up 8 Per Cent Compared to Last Year

    17th August 2017

    The number of people passing through Edinburgh Waverley station during the second weekend of the August Edinburgh festivals increased by 8 per cent compared to 2016, the ScotRail Alliance confirmed today.

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  • New heritage centre at Aberdour station

    New heritage centre at Aberdour station

    2nd August 2017

    A new community heritage centre at Aberdour station opened last week.

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  • The ScotRail Alliance announces additional services for Edinburgh’s August festivals

    The ScotRail Alliance announces additional services for Edinburgh’s August festivals

    25th July 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is urging people going to Edinburgh’s August festivals to plan their journeys in advance, as it announced more services, late-night trains and extra carriages for the three-week extravaganza.

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  • BCC comments on Transport Investment Strategy

    BCC comments on Transport Investment Strategy

    5th July 2017

    Commenting on the transport investment strategy announced by the Department for Transport today, Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), says...

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