Just been listening to the radio and National Express East Coast are running are running £5 train ticket anywhere on thier route (think they go from London to York, Leeds and up to Scotland) . It says the offer doesn't start until tomorrow but just went on the website and you can book them from a special url - http://www.nationalexpress.com/birthday
I've just booked mine - off for a nice trip to Edinburgh for £10 return.
The website says:
Were celebrating our first year of operating on the East Coast by offering special £5 one way flat fares, for travel to top cities on our route.
Over 100,000 £5 tickets are available, but youll need to be quick to avoid disappointment theyre sure to go fast!
You must book between Friday 05 December and Monday 15 December 2008 inclusive.
You must travel between Monday 05 January and Friday 27 February 2009 inclusive.
What do I need?
Follow the 'Book now' links on this page to book your travel tickets.
Print off the special offer voucher here. You must present this with your tickets when you travel. Every person travelling must have a valid travel ticket, but only one voucher is required for up to 4 people travelling together.
What's more, if you book between 05 December and 15 December 2008, you'll receive a voucher with your tickets for £1 off when you buy any sandwich with a bottled soft