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No train service on Abbey and Marston Vale branch lines today

No train service on Abbey and Marston Vale branch lines today

Press releases   •   Mar 20, 2020 05:30 GMT

London Northwestern Railway passengers are advised that rail replacement bus services will be in operation on the Abbey and Marston Vale branch lines today (Friday) due to a shortage of available train crew.

Boost for Birmingham rail users as first passenger train in 80 years runs on Camp Hill line

Boost for Birmingham rail users as first passenger train in 80 years runs on Camp Hill line

Press releases   •   Mar 16, 2020 11:27 GMT

The reopening of a former railway line in south Birmingham has moved a step closer after a local passenger train travelled the route for the first time in nearly 80 years.

Cross City Line prepares to reopen between Lichfield and Birmingham

Cross City Line prepares to reopen between Lichfield and Birmingham

Press releases   •   Mar 12, 2020 14:46 GMT

Passengers using the north end of Birmingham's Cross City Line are being warned that disruption may affect the evening peak following damage caused by a fallen tree.

No trains between Lichfield and Birmingham New Street

No trains between Lichfield and Birmingham New Street

Press releases   •   Mar 12, 2020 05:43 GMT

Due to a fallen tree damaging overhead power cables there is no train service between Lichfield Trent Valley and Birmingham New Street this morning.

West Coast Main Line: Major disruption at London Euston and Birmingham New Street

West Coast Main Line: Major disruption at London Euston and Birmingham New Street

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2020 14:50 GMT

Passengers travelling on the West Coast Main Line between Birmingham New Street and London Euston are being warned to leave extra time for their journeys for the rest of the day due to ongoing signalling and power line problems.

Reduced evening service at London Euston as overhead line repairs continue

Reduced evening service at London Euston as overhead line repairs continue

Press releases   •   Mar 09, 2020 16:45 GMT

Passengers at London Euston are being advised to check their journeys on Monday evening as a reduced service remains in operation while overhead line repairs continue.

Marston Vale Line: Service restored between Bedford and Bletchley but disruption continues

Marston Vale Line: Service restored between Bedford and Bletchley but disruption continues

Press releases   •   Mar 09, 2020 14:15 GMT

Passengers using the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley are being advised to check their journeys as a temporary timetable is in effect while Network Rail continues repair work on faulty level crossings.

Euston train service disruption Monday

Euston train service disruption Monday

Press releases   •   Mar 08, 2020 16:28 GMT

Train services to and from Euston will be disrupted on Monday as Network Rail engineers repair 10km of overhead power lines. More work tonight means there will be no services in or out of Euston after 2100 today ( Sunday).

Disruption to train services to and from Euston

Disruption to train services to and from Euston

Press releases   •   Mar 08, 2020 08:53 GMT

Train services to and from Euston will be severely disrupted today as Network Rail engineers work to repair hundreds of metres of damaged overhead power cables. No services will leave Euston after 2100 hours tonight ( Sunday) Disruption likely to affect Monday morning services.

Flybe collapse: Stranded passengers offered free travel on West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway

Flybe collapse: Stranded passengers offered free travel on West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2020 10:00 GMT

​Airline passengers left stranded following the collapse of Flybe are being offered free travel on West Midlands Railway (WMR) and London Northwestern Railway (LNR) services to help them get home.

Marston Vale Line: Disruption continues until Monday

Marston Vale Line: Disruption continues until Monday

Press releases   •   Mar 04, 2020 17:05 GMT

​Rail passengers and road users are being warned of continued disruption because of a fault with three automatic level crossings on the Marston Vale Line in Bedfordshire.

Plans to open Black Country railway stations take another step forward

Plans to open Black Country railway stations take another step forward

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2020 14:00 GMT

Planning applications for two railway stations on the Walsall to Wolverhampton line have been handed in, marking another milestone on the project to restore passenger services to this part of the Black Country.

Cheshire landslide: Disruption to London Northwestern Railway services expected on Tuesday

Cheshire landslide: Disruption to London Northwestern Railway services expected on Tuesday

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2020 17:20 GMT

London Northwestern Railway passengers travelling between Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street are being warned to expect continued disruption on Tuesday following a landslide near Runcorn.

Marston Vale Line: Disruption continues on Tuesday

Marston Vale Line: Disruption continues on Tuesday

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2020 17:00 GMT

Passengers using the Marston Vale Line are being warned to expect continued disruption to their journeys on Tuesday (Mar 3) while Network Rail engineers continue to examine malfunctioning level crossings.

Service disruption on Marston Vale Line continues after level crossing malfunction

Service disruption on Marston Vale Line continues after level crossing malfunction

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2020 15:55 GMT

Passengers are being urged to check their journeys after Network Rail confirmed part of the Marston Vale Line will remain closed until Tuesday 3 March.

Passengers warned of delays on Marston Vale Line as level crossing malfunctions

Passengers warned of delays on Marston Vale Line as level crossing malfunctions

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2020 18:33 GMT

Passengers using the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley are being advised to leave extra time for their journeys on Friday while engineers repair a faulty level crossing.

Shrewsbury Flooding: Services resuming as line reopens

Shrewsbury Flooding: Services resuming as line reopens

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2020 15:24 GMT

Services to Shrewsbury are being reinstated after Network Rail reopened the railway over the Severn Bridge viaduct.

London Northwestern Railway invites customers to help improve services

London Northwestern Railway invites customers to help improve services

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2020 10:00 GMT

​London Northwestern Railway passengers are being offered the chance to have their say on their train service by joining a series of dedicated online Customer Panels.

West Midlands Railway invites customers to help improve services

West Midlands Railway invites customers to help improve services

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2020 10:00 GMT

West Midlands Railway passengers are being offered the chance to have their say on their train service by joining a series of dedicated online Customer Panels.

Shrewsbury Flooding: Passengers urged to check journeys before travelling

Shrewsbury Flooding: Passengers urged to check journeys before travelling

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2020 21:10 GMT

Because of the continued rising flood water underneath a viaduct near Shrewsbury station the line towards the West Midlands will remain closed.