Calling all budding entrepreneurs…


Virgin Trains is hosting a Business Clinic with three of the UK’s top entrepreneurs

We’re laying on a special one-off 125 mph Business Clinic on our east coast route, travelling from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh Waverley on Thursday 27 October.

Step on board for an exclusive opportunity to access invaluable business advice and insight from some of Britain’s most successful business personalities:

  • Levi Roots, founder of Reggae Reggae Sauce
  • Maria Hatzistefanis, founder of luxury skincare brand, Rodial
  • Jamal Edwards, founder and owner of SBTV broadcasting

Five lucky business-minded individuals will have the chance to take part in business workshops with our three experts as they travel at high speed along the east coast route. Sessions include:

  • Practical advice on how to start a business
  • The role of marketing and driving brand awareness
  • How to amplify and progress your brand
  • Q&A with Levi, Maria and Jamal

To be in with a chance of winning a place on board, tell us in no more than 250 words how you think the Business Clinic can help you progress your business ambitions. Then email your entry, with your name, age, where you live and phone number, to

Applications are open now and the deadline is 9am on Friday 21 October. We will contact all successful applicants by 6pm on Monday 24 October. Entrants must be available to travel at 8.30am from London King’s Cross Station to Edinburgh Waverley on Thursday 27 October. The Business Clinic will take place from 9am to 1.30pm. Same day return travel to London King’s Cross on one of our high speed trains will be provided

T&Cs apply.

Don’t forget to follow the action on Twitter @Virgin_TrainsEC on the day #VTBusinessClinic

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