High Speed 1 is the railway between St Pancras in London and the Channel Tunnel and connects with the international high speed routes between London and Paris, and London and Brussels. HS1 Ltd is the owner of the stations along the route, including the magnificently refurbished St Pancras International.

Eurostar train on the high speed 1 line

The high speed railway is 109Km of railway connecting St Pancras International in London through Kent to the UK Channel Tunnel.

Passengers arrive on the East Midlands train services at St Pancras International

Along the 109km high speed route we have 4 stations serving Central London through St Pancras International, East London through Stratford International with Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International serving Kent.

St Pancras International, London

Aside of operating the railway, HS1 Ltd has commercial interests in retail, car parking and advertising media at each of the stations.

These range from major car parking operations at a parkway station such as Ebbsfleet International to the quality retail and catering offer at St Pancras International.

Shopping at St Pancras International


FEED1<link>http://stpancras.com</link><pubDate>2014-09-18T00:00:00</pubDate><generator>umbraco</generator><description /><language>en</language><item><source>St Pancras</source><title>Whistles brings in the boyshttp://stpancras.com/news/whistles-brings-in-the-boys/<p><span>After a gloriously chic London Fashion Week event last weekend, Whistles is officially open and drawing an impressive and fashionable crowd.</span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/221955/330-whistles-001.jpgWhistleshttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/whistles-brings-in-the-boys/St PancrasLee Child signs, signs and signs again…http://stpancras.com/news/lee-child-signs,-signs-and-signs-again…/<p><span>Author of the world recognised Jack Reacher series, Lee Child, stepped out from behind his espionage pen yesterday to meet fans and sign books at Hatchards. </span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/221917/330-sylvia2.jpgLee Childhttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/lee-child-signs,-signs-and-signs-again…/St PancrasBetjeman gets a makeover…http://stpancras.com/news/betjeman-gets-a-makeover/<p><span>The station’s favourite local, The Betjeman Arms, has undergone a very exciting and extensive renovation. Re-opening this month, the pub now features a sumptuous bar, illuminated by floor to ceiling windows with views of the re-designed internal terrace.</span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/221467/330-dsc_6066.jpgBetjemanhttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/betjeman-gets-a-makeover/St PancrasWhistles walks London Fashion Week into the arcadehttp://stpancras.com/news/whistles-walks-london-fashion-week-into-the-arcade/<p><span>The store, which opens on Friday, is hosting its very own SS15 live event to celebrate London Fashion Week on Saturday.</span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/221204/330-lfw-kings-x-asset-1024x1024.jpgWhistleshttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/whistles-walks-london-fashion-week-into-the-arcade/St PancrasDid you spy 007?http://stpancras.com/news/did-you-spy-007/<p><span>This week Hatchards welcomed the legendary actor Sir Roger Moore into the station. The suave 007 star graced the Grand Terrace store to launch his new book, ‘The Last Man Standing: Tales from Tinseltown’.</span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/220872/330-roger-moore.jpgRoger Moorehttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/did-you-spy-007/St PancrasLast call for back to schoolhttp://stpancras.com/news/last-call-for-back-to-school/<p>With the summer holidays done and dusted, getting the children sorted and ready for school is now front of mind for the nation’s parents. Sorting out the pens, pencils, pencil cases, notepads and even a brand spanking new rucksack is a priority to impress school friends, teachers and start the year with a bang.</p>http://stpancras.com/media/220810/330-teachers-apple-on-a-desk-007.jpgApplehttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/last-call-for-back-to-school/St PancrasLast chance to snap up time with the Sainthttp://stpancras.com/news/last-chance-to-snap-up-time-with-the-saint/<p>Fancy standing face to face with a real life James Bond? Well get in there quick! The legendary Sir Roger Moore will be at Hatchards this Thursday signing copies of his new book, Last Man Standing: Tales from Tinseltown.</p> <p>There are only a few tickets left so get in there quick!</p>http://stpancras.com/media/220511/roger-moore-pips.jpgRoger Moore book signinghttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/last-chance-to-snap-up-time-with-the-saint/St PancrasTicket officer’s race to raise £25,000 for British Legionhttp://stpancras.com/news/ticket-officers-race-to-raise-£25,000-for-british-legion/<p>Over the last eight years keen charity collector and East Midlands Trains ticket officer, Ron Wiltshire, has raised £75k for British Legion Poppy Appeal. This year Ron has set himself the challenge of raising an amazing £25,000 by selling 1914-2014 metal poppy badges which marks the centenary of the start of World War One.<span> </span></p>http://stpancras.com/media/220473/330-_57.jpgPoppyhttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/ticket-officers-race-to-raise-£25,000-for-british-legion/St PancrasLeave the iron behind with the new Traveller Shirthttp://stpancras.com/news/minimise-creases-with-the-new-traveller-shirt/<p>The days of arriving at work with a crumpled shirt are numbered, thanks to the arrival of the new Thomas Pink Traveller Shirt.</p>http://stpancras.com/media/220131/cropped.jpgThe new Traveller Shirthttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/minimise-creases-with-the-new-traveller-shirt/St PancrasJames Bond aka Roger Moore book signinghttp://stpancras.com/news/meet-the-saint/Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT<p>Former James bond star, Roger Moore will be signing copies of his new book, Last Man Standing at Hatchards in St Pancras International. Have your picture taken with ‘The Saint’ and get your own copy shaken, not stirred.</p>http://stpancras.com/media/219820/tumblr_mytximrll01rwqiuko1_500.jpgRoger Moore book signinghttp://stpancras.comhttp://stpancras.com/news/meet-the-saint/
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