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FirstGroup PLC (FGP.L)

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Wed, Aug 14 2019

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FirstGroup to replace Virgin on UK's West Coast rail franchise

FirstGroup will take over the British rail franchise that links London, Manchester and Glasgow in December, and is being lined up to run trains on the High Speed 2 line planned for some similar routes, the government said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-FirstGroup to replace Virgin on UK's West Coast rail franchise

* Venture lined up to operate trains on HS2 line (Adds further details, shares)

FirstGroup's joint venture awarded West Coast Rail Partnership

Aug 14 FirstGroup said on Wednesday Britain's transport authority awarded the West Coast Rail Partnership, which operates trains from London to Glasgow, to the transport group's joint venture First Trenitalia West Coast Rail.

UPDATE 1-FirstGroup chair to leave after shareholders reject coup attempt

June 25 Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday its chairman would not stand for re-election, after shareholders rejected top investor Coast Capital's proposals to overhaul its board.

FirstGroup shareholders reject demands to change CEO, overhaul board

Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday its shareholders had rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive and overhaul its board.

FirstGroup shareholders reject demands to change CEO, overhaul board

June 25 Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday its shareholders had rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive and overhaul its board.

FirstGroup rebuffs shareholder push to change CEO, exit rail

Britain's FirstGroup plc on Tuesday rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive, overhaul its board and exit the rail business, saying they were not in the company's "best interests".

UPDATE 1-FirstGroup rebuffs shareholder push to change CEO, exit rail

June 4 Britain's FirstGroup plc on Tuesday rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive, overhaul its board and exit the rail business, saying they were not in the company's "best interests".

FirstGroup says shareholder bid to revamp board not in its "best interests"

June 4 Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday Coast Capital's proposal to appoint seven of its board nominees was not in its "best interests", days after the company put its iconic North American bus line Greyhound for sale.

FirstGroup reaches end of the line of Greyhound bus ride

Dallas-based Greyhound was put up for sale by Britain's FirstGroup on Thursday as the North American bus line battles to compete with growing pressure from low cost airlines. | Video

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