Get on track to name new trains

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Commercial -

THREE-time Olympic medal­list Steve Back­ley is help­ing to name the high-speed trains that will slash jour­ney times from Ash­ford to Lon­don to 37 min­utes from next De­cem­ber. He has teamed up with South­east­ern to en­cour­age the pub­lic to nom­i­nate their favourite sport­ing greats as names for the new trains. The first has been called Dame Kelly Holmes and pas­sen­gers are in­vited to vote and de­cide the re­main­ing 11 name­plates by log­ging on to www.south east­

Olympic medal­list Steve Back­ley is ask­ing the pub­lic to nom­i­nate sport­ing leg­ends as names for the new high-speed trains to Lon­don

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