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Reduced train service between Leamington Spa and Nuneaton due to impact of Covid-19

Reduced train service between Leamington Spa and Nuneaton due to impact of Covid-19

Press releases   •   Nov 19, 2020 10:15 GMT

​Passengers using West Midlands Railway services between Leamington Spa and Nuneaton are being advised to allow extra time for their journeys due to the impact of Covid-19 meaning fewer trains are able to run on the route.

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at The Hawthorns station

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at The Hawthorns station

Press releases   •   Nov 09, 2020 16:36 GMT

​Passengers are being advised about work starting next month to replace lifts at The Hawthorns railway station.

London Northwestern Railway passengers invited to join webinar on future of rail

London Northwestern Railway passengers invited to join webinar on future of rail

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2020 09:15 GMT

London Northwestern Railway (LNR) passengers are being invited to join a webinar discussing the future of rail featuring leading industry experts.

West Midlands Railway passengers invited to join webinar on future of rail

West Midlands Railway passengers invited to join webinar on future of rail

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2020 09:15 GMT

​West Midlands Railway (WMR) passengers are being invited to join a webinar discussing the future of rail featuring leading industry experts.

London Northwestern Railway to keep trains running during enhanced restrictions

London Northwestern Railway to keep trains running during enhanced restrictions

Press releases   •   Nov 04, 2020 09:00 GMT

​London Northwestern Railway is reassuring passengers it will continue to run train services for those who need them during the enhanced government restrictions in place across England.

West Midlands Railway to keep trains running during enhanced restrictions

West Midlands Railway to keep trains running during enhanced restrictions

Press releases   •   Nov 04, 2020 09:00 GMT

West Midlands Railway is reassuring passengers it will continue to run train services for those who need them while enhanced government restrictions apply.

London Northwestern Railway hailed for commitment to apprenticeships in national rankings

London Northwestern Railway hailed for commitment to apprenticeships in national rankings

Press releases   •   Oct 27, 2020 10:30 GMT

London Northwestern Railway has been hailed for its commitment to apprenticeships in newly-published prestigious national rankings.

West Midlands Railway hailed for commitment to apprenticeships in national rankings

West Midlands Railway hailed for commitment to apprenticeships in national rankings

Press releases   •   Oct 27, 2020 10:30 GMT

West Midlands Railway has been hailed for its commitment to apprenticeships in newly-published prestigious national rankings.

West Midlands Railway station volunteers add a splash of colour for World Polio Day

West Midlands Railway station volunteers add a splash of colour for World Polio Day

Press releases   •   Oct 26, 2020 14:30 GMT

West Midlands Railway station volunteers pledged to add a splash of colour to stations along the Shakespeare Line in celebration of World Polio Day.

Northampton rail passengers urged to plan ahead of engineering work on Sunday 8 November

Northampton rail passengers urged to plan ahead of engineering work on Sunday 8 November

Press releases   •   Oct 26, 2020 09:30 GMT

No trains will call at Northampton and Long Buckby stations on Sunday 8 November due to planned engineering work.

Rail passengers in Warwickshire warned of severe disruption on Friday due to emergency bridge repairs

Rail passengers in Warwickshire warned of severe disruption on Friday due to emergency bridge repairs

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2020 03:50 BST

Rail passengers in Warwickshire are being warned of severe disruption to train services on Friday while emergency bridge repairs are carried out.

West Midlands Railway urges Snow Hill customers to check journeys ahead of timetable changes

West Midlands Railway urges Snow Hill customers to check journeys ahead of timetable changes

Press releases   •   Oct 19, 2020 10:00 BST

​Passengers using West Midlands Railway services via Birmingham Snow Hill are being urged to check their journeys ahead of a new timetable coming into effect next week.

Rail passengers urged to check journeys following major disruption at Northampton

Rail passengers urged to check journeys following major disruption at Northampton

Press releases   •   Oct 16, 2020 11:25 BST

Rail passengers are being urged to check their journeys before travelling today (Friday) due to a major overheard power line failure at Northampton.

Leighton Buzzard signalling restored but passengers warned of continuing disruption

Leighton Buzzard signalling restored but passengers warned of continuing disruption

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2020 15:18 BST

​Passengers travelling on the West Coast main line between London, the Midlands and North West are being advised to check before they travel after an overnight signalling failure. Several miles of the signalling system near Leighton Buzzard was left without power in the early hours of this morning (7 October).

Storm Alex – Advice for rail travellers

Storm Alex – Advice for rail travellers

Press releases   •   Oct 02, 2020 14:55 BST

Rail passengers are being advised to consider very carefully if they need to travel this weekend. Storm Alex is due to arrive from France in the small hours of Saturday morning bringing risks of high winds and flooding.

Reduced service on Snow Hill Lines following signalling fault

Reduced service on Snow Hill Lines following signalling fault

Press releases   •   Sep 26, 2020 05:50 BST

​Passengers in the West Midlands are being advised to check their journeys today (Saturday 26 September), following a serious signalling fault which is affecting services via Birmingham Snow Hill. West Midlands Railway has introduced an emergency timetable to provide a reduced, regular service for passengers which will be in place for at least the rest of the day.

West Midlands Railway thanks passengers following Snow Hill signal failure

West Midlands Railway thanks passengers following Snow Hill signal failure

Press releases   •   Sep 22, 2020 15:40 BST

West Midlands Railway has thanked passengers for their patience following a second day of reduced services on Snow Hill services due to a signal failure.

Reduced service on Snow Hill Lines following signalling fault

Reduced service on Snow Hill Lines following signalling fault

Press releases   •   Sep 21, 2020 16:05 BST

Passengers in the West Midlands are being advised to check their journeys following a signalling fault affecting services via Birmingham Snow Hill.

Temporary Changes to Snow Hill Train Services

Temporary Changes to Snow Hill Train Services

News   •   Sep 13, 2020 19:31 BST

West Midlands Railway (WMR) is temporarily withdrawing some services on the Snow Hill Lines from Monday 14 September. The company said that the impact of Covid 19 is making it difficult to provide the full timetable. Buses will operate in place of some train services.

London Northwestern Railway passengers given sneak peek of brand new electric train fleet for West Coast Main Line

London Northwestern Railway passengers given sneak peek of brand new electric train fleet for West Coast Main Line

Press releases   •   Sep 09, 2020 08:00 BST

Passengers on the West Coast Main Line between Liverpool and London via the West Midlands have been given a sneak peek of the route’s first new commuter trains in almost a decade.