Twitter users pleased Virgin to keep contract

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I spoke to a train driver two weekends ago at a wedding. He said Virgin Trains were pretty poor but First would be much worse.

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The fact so many are happy about the west coast mainline deal vein scrapped gives you an indication of how good virgin trains are.

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After experiencing such fantastic service on Virgin Trains yesterday it's great to hear that they're #backontrack and keeping the contract!

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