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2012-10-31 11:20:19

LONDON, October 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar has proudly announced the appointment of world-renowned Michelin starred chef Raymond Blanc as its Culinary Director. The exciting new gastronomic partnership will see Raymond share his passion for promoting the very best in sustainable and seasonal food with Eurostar's Business Premier passengers. The announcement is supported by new research* which reveals that despite the prevailing economic downturn, nearly two thirds...

2012-09-20 06:20:49

LONDON, September 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The search is on for the best sustainable travel initiatives in Europe as the 2013 Eurostar Ashden Award for Sustainable Travel opens for entries. The Award, which is free to enter, recognises pioneering sustainable travel schemes from Belgium, France and the UK that are leading the way in encouraging people to adopt more sustainable forms of travel, helping improve quality of life, reducing congestion and pollution, and cutting...

2012-03-28 02:20:06

LONDON, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high speed passenger service between the UK and mainland Europe, has announced that it is extending its booking horizon by an extra four weeks this summer to cater for heightened demand. Holidaymakers across the country can now book tickets from London St Pancras, Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International to Paris, Brussels and Lille for travel until the 15 August rather than 15 July, which is the typical...

2012-01-31 05:07:00

LONDON, January 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, is offering special, limited prices for Standard and Standard Premier travel to Paris, Brussels or Lille until March 29th. With plenty of the special return Standard class fares available for midweek travel, this is the perfect time for Eurostar customers to book a reviving day trip or a relaxing long weekend. Travellers can also treat themselves to a more...

2011-10-27 10:48:00

LONDON, October 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, has announced its results for the third quarter of 2011, having delivered a solid performance during the period with sales revenues up 7% (GBP197m in 2011 vs. GBP183m in 2010). Looking back across the year to date, total sales revenue figures have grown by 5% compared to the same period in 2010 (GBP617m in 2011 vs GBP588m in 2010). The total number...

2011-09-29 12:44:00

LONDON, September 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high speed rail service between UK and mainland Europe, has awarded NOMAD Digital Ltd ('NOMAD'), the specialist provider of connectivity solutions to the rail industry, the contracts to supply on-board Wi-Fi connectivity and state-of-the-art infotainment for its existing fleet of high speed trains. This follows a rigorous, competitive procurement process in which NOMAD emerged as the clear winner. Over the next...

2011-09-26 12:10:00

LONDON, September 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service linking London and mainland Europe is set to launch its first pan-European advertising campaign on the 1 October. The new London 2012 focused advertisements will mark the first time that Eurostar has shown the same TV advertisement in the UK, France and Belgian. The campaign, created by Paris-based agency Leg, will focus on the important role Eurostar will play in carrying thousands of...

2011-09-14 11:11:00

LONDON, September 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service linking London and mainland Europe, has announced that it has begun the search for a roster of agencies to provide creative and advertising services across its core markets of the UK, France and Belgium. The ultimately successful agency or group of agencies may also assume responsibility for Eurostar's international and emerging markets. The pitch process is a consequence of Eurostar's...

2011-09-06 07:09:00

LONDON, September 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service linking the UK and mainland Europe has today launched a free mobile application allowing passengers to book journeys on-the-go and receive tickets direct to their phones. The Eurostar iPhone app [http://www.eurostar.com/UK/uk/leisure/travel_information/eurostar_for_mobile/iphone.jsp ] , which is available for Android devices as well as iPhone, allows passengers to book and manage...

2010-08-06 12:08:00

LONDON, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, has reported a 6% rise in passenger numbers and an 18% increase in revenue during the first six months of 2010. This growth is due in part to the impact of the ash cloud disruption* but also reflects a strengthening of the business market and an underlying increase in both business and leisure travellers during the period. Over the last six months there has been a notable increase in...