Passengers on the Heathrow Express rail link can now watch news and business bulletins provided by BBC World News.

The operator will show one-minute bulletins on its Express TV service in both First and Express class carriages, during the 15-minute journey between Paddington and Heathrow.

At weekends travellers will be shown bulletins from BBC World’s The Travel Show and Click technology programmes.

Commenting on the new service Fraser Brown, Director of Heathrow Express said:

“Heathrow Express passengers want a fast and efficient service to start and finish their global trip. They also need to be well informed. The new onboard BBC World News service one-minute bulletins make sure our discerning passengers are kept up to date with the latest news stories.”