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Eurostar sales fall after Paris and Brussels terror attacks

Eurostar passenger numbers fell in the first three months of this year linked to the terror attacks in Paris and Brussels, but bookings are strong for Euro 2016 football matches.

Eurostar passenger numbers fell in the first three months of this year linked to the terror attacks in Paris and Brussels, but bookings are strong for Euro 2016 football matches.

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Eurostar: services remain suspended overnight

Hundreds of passengers have been left stranded after the tunnel linking France and England closed due to a strike in Calais. Rail company Eurostar

Hundreds of passengers have been left stranded after the tunnel linking France and England closed due to a strike in Calais. Rail company Eurostar

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Cross-channel delays hits Eurostar profits

Eurostar has suffered a drop in sales. Year on year first quarter revenues are down six percent or 300 million euros. The cross-Channel rail

Eurostar has suffered a drop in sales. Year on year first quarter revenues are down six percent or 300 million euros. The cross-Channel rail

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UK to sell stake in Eurostar

Britain is selling its 40 percent stake in Eurostar for 804 million euros. Its part of a national plan to sell off publically owned assets in a bid

Britain is selling its 40 percent stake in Eurostar for 804 million euros. Its part of a national plan to sell off publically owned assets in a bid

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Next stop Marseille for Eurostar

“Off to a cracking start,” that’s how Eurostar International’s CEO Nicolas Petrovic described bookings for the train’s new service to the French

“Off to a cracking start,” that’s how Eurostar International’s CEO Nicolas Petrovic described bookings for the train’s new service to the French

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Eurostar expands fleet to ride the rails further afield

Eurostar is giving itself a birthday present by ordering more new trains to expand its routes. Twenty years after it started the company that runs

Eurostar is giving itself a birthday present by ordering more new trains to expand its routes. Twenty years after it started the company that runs

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UK rail stake in Eurostar up for sale

The UK government has put its 40 percent stake in the cross-Channel train operator Eurostar up for sale. Chancellor George Osborne said he was

The UK government has put its 40 percent stake in the cross-Channel train operator Eurostar up for sale. Chancellor George Osborne said he was

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UK to sell off its 40% stake in Eurostar

The UK government is to sell its 40 percent stake in Eurostar as part of a plan to privatise 24bn euros of financial and corporate assets by

The UK government is to sell its 40 percent stake in Eurostar as part of a plan to privatise 24bn euros of financial and corporate assets by

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Eurostar celebrates 18th birthday

Eighteen years ago Britain became less of an island when just hopping on a train in London sped you to the heart of Paris, Lille or Brussels in just

Eighteen years ago Britain became less of an island when just hopping on a train in London sped you to the heart of Paris, Lille or Brussels in just

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Transport chaos in Belgium

Belgian train travel has ground to a halt since 10pm on Tuesday night due to a 24 hour strike by rail workers. The stoppage has come because of a

Belgian train travel has ground to a halt since 10pm on Tuesday night due to a 24 hour strike by rail workers. The stoppage has come because of a

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International services and Eurostar hit by Belgian train strike

Trains between Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands, as well as the Eurostar, will be affected by a 24 hour strike on Belgium’s rail network

Trains between Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands, as well as the Eurostar, will be affected by a 24 hour strike on Belgium’s rail network

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Olympics boost for Eurostar

London’s Olympic Games is proving a godsend for travel companies suffering a decline in business customers as a result of the economic crisis

London’s Olympic Games is proving a godsend for travel companies suffering a decline in business customers as a result of the economic crisis

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Siemens to build Eurostar trains

German industrial group Siemens has won the contract to supply 10 next-generation high-speed trains to Eurostar for its service through the Channel

German industrial group Siemens has won the contract to supply 10 next-generation high-speed trains to Eurostar for its service through the Channel

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Weary travellers face long waits at St Pancras

At London’s St Pancras Station, the travel chaos caused by the volcano is evident. People there are tired and frustrated after six days of

At London’s St Pancras Station, the travel chaos caused by the volcano is evident. People there are tired and frustrated after six days of

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Eurostar's £30 million 'mea culpa'

Eurostar plans a 30 million pound upgrade to brush up its winter service. This comes after a review of failures linked to weather: five of the

Eurostar plans a 30 million pound upgrade to brush up its winter service. This comes after a review of failures linked to weather: five of the

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Eurostar: 'Serious concerns' over evacuation plans

An inquiry into the chaos that hit rail passengers travelling between mainland Europe and the UK before Christmas has revealed ‘serious concerns’

An inquiry into the chaos that hit rail passengers travelling between mainland Europe and the UK before Christmas has revealed ‘serious concerns’

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Technical problems persist for Eurostar

More than 230 passengers were stuck for over an hour beneath the English Channel after the latest in a series of breakdowns to plague the Eurostar

More than 230 passengers were stuck for over an hour beneath the English Channel after the latest in a series of breakdowns to plague the Eurostar

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More technical problems for Eurostar

A Eurostar train that broke down in the Channel Tunnel has finally emerged in southern England, after passengers spent around two hours stuck in the

A Eurostar train that broke down in the Channel Tunnel has finally emerged in southern England, after passengers spent around two hours stuck in the

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Eurostar claims cross-channel chaos is clearing

The cross-channel rail company Eurostar told passengers not to turn up at the London terminus, because all trains to Paris and Brussels were full for

The cross-channel rail company Eurostar told passengers not to turn up at the London terminus, because all trains to Paris and Brussels were full for

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Eurostar back on the tracks

More than 700 passengers climbed on to the first Eurostar train in three days this morning taking them from Paris to London. Service had been

More than 700 passengers climbed on to the first Eurostar train in three days this morning taking them from Paris to London. Service had been

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Eurostar back on track

Eurostar’s wheels are turning again. The cross-channel trains re-started a limited service today when a Eurostar train left the Gare du Nord station

Eurostar’s wheels are turning again. The cross-channel trains re-started a limited service today when a Eurostar train left the Gare du Nord station

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Eurostar to resume a limited service

Eurostar is planning a partial resumption of passenger services between Britain and France today after technicians have worked round the clock to get

Eurostar is planning a partial resumption of passenger services between Britain and France today after technicians have worked round the clock to get

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Cross-Channel journey is a marathon not a sprint

Traditional ferry ports feared for the worst when the Channel tunnel opened in 1994, trumpeting a fast and easy way of getting to and from mainland

Traditional ferry ports feared for the worst when the Channel tunnel opened in 1994, trumpeting a fast and easy way of getting to and from mainland

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Eurostar sees light at the end of the tunnel

The nightmare weekend endured by thousands of Eurostar passengers should improve tomorrow, with the company hoping to restart its cross-Channel

The nightmare weekend endured by thousands of Eurostar passengers should improve tomorrow, with the company hoping to restart its cross-Channel