The CrossCountry network is the most extensive passenger rail franchise in Britain. Stretching from Aberdeen to Penzance and from Stansted to Cardiff, it calls at over 100 stations. Based in Birmingham, CrossCountry connects seven of Britain’s 10 largest cities and delivers 298 services every weekday, equating to some 37 million passenger journeys a year.

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  • Our vision at CrossCountry is to deliver Great Journeys across Great Britain and we believe it is the investment we make in our people that is the key to delivering this. As a business we are committed to attracting talent who will not only make a difference to our business but also to the rail industry.

    Having the opportunity to support Women in Rail’s Big Diversity Challenge demonstrates how important we feel it is to highlight the benefits of diversity in our industry.

    This year, we are delighted to have two teams participating in this unique event which will truly exhibit the importance of diversity in pursuit of achievement. We wish the greatest of luck to all those involved.