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FirstGroup is one of Britain's largest transport companies, operating bus services, passenger and freight rail services in the UK and yellow school bus and other services in the US. The group's UK rail interests include First Great Western, TransPennine Express, Hull Trains, First Great Western Link, First North Western and GB Railfreight.

Contact Details

Address: 395 King Street, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1224 650 100

Fax: +44(0)1224 650 140

Website: http://www.firstgroup.com

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Virgin Trains manager jumps ship to First Group for west coast main line railway takeover
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November 26, 2019
'Unforgivable': Property tycoon Robert Tchenguiz blasts First Group management amid calls for sale of US assets
'Unforgivable': Property tycoon Robert Tchenguiz blasts First Group management amid calls for sale of US assets
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November 18, 2019
Watchdog pauses investigation into First Group's West Coast Rail franchise
Watchdog pauses investigation into First Group's West Coast Rail franchise
The UK’s competition watchdog has paused its investigation into the decision to award the West Coast Rail franchise to First [...]
November 15, 2019
First Group shares sink as losses widen after Greyhound charge
First Group shares sink as losses widen after Greyhound charge
First Group’s share price sank today as it fell to a £187m half-year loss as transport charges hobbled the firm [...]
November 14, 2019
First Group chairman resigns after defeating Coast Capital's boardroom coup
First Group chairman resigns after defeating Coast Capital's boardroom coup
First Group’s chairman has resigned despite defeating an attempt by activist investor Coast Capital to oust him from the board. [...]
June 25, 2019
Schroders and Columbia Threadneedle back Coast Capital in First Group dispute
Schroders and Columbia Threadneedle back Coast Capital in First Group dispute
Activist investor Coast Capital, which is demanding an overhaul of bus and rail operator First Group, has received the backing [...]
June 24, 2019
First Group launches searing attack on 'opportunistic' activist investor
First Group launches searing attack on 'opportunistic' activist investor
Transport giant First Group has hit back at an activist investor trying to oust six of its board members, describing [...]
June 4, 2019
First Group to sell off Greyhound arm amid activist pressure as losses narrow
First Group to sell off Greyhound arm amid activist pressure as losses narrow
First Group has announced plans to sell parts of its operations including its US Greyhound buses. Shares in the FTSE [...]
May 30, 2019
Activist investor hits out at First Group over results meeting ban
Activist investor hits out at First Group over results meeting ban
An activist investor in First Group is furious that it has not been allowed to attend the transport company's full-year [...]
May 29, 2019
US investor fires opening shot in battle for control of transport company Firstgroup
US investor fires opening shot in battle for control of transport company Firstgroup
Transport company Firstgroup said today that activist investor Coast Capital has requisitioned a general meeting in an attempt to take control [...]
May 13, 2019
New chief takes the wheel at bus provider First Group as losses increase
New chief takes the wheel at bus provider First Group as losses increase
Rail and bus provider First Group has named Matthew Gregory as its new chief executive, as losses before tax increased [...]
November 13, 2018
FirstGroup off track after UK franchise losses and drop in oil prices
FirstGroup off track after UK franchise losses and drop in oil prices
Rail and bus company FirstGroup has warned its revenue is likely to disappoint in the year ahead after the loss [...]
July 14, 2015
FirstGroup share price rises after US progress helps offset UK rail losses
FirstGroup share price rises after US progress helps offset UK rail losses
Shares in bus and rail operator FirstGroup closed up 6.37 per cent yesterday, after it announced positive results.It announced adjusted [...]
June 10, 2015
FirstGroup gets back on track with UK bus and rail transformation plan
FirstGroup gets back on track with UK bus and rail transformation plan
FirstGroup has faced a difficult couple of years, but its focus on transforming UK bus and rail operations is starting [...]
April 1, 2015

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