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Disruption to train services to and from London Euston

Disruption to train services to and from London Euston

Press releases   •   Aug 01, 2020 14:27 BST

Emergency engineering works will take place on Saturday 1 August from 2100 hours until at least 1000 hours Sunday 2 August. Services to and from London Euston will be severely disrupted today as Network Rail engineers repair overhead power cables in the Wembley area. No services will leave Euston after 2100 hours tonight (Saturday). Disruption likely to affect Sunday morning services.

Rail Minister opens new accessible station facilities at Tring

Rail Minister opens new accessible station facilities at Tring

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2020 11:00 BST

Rail Minister Chris Heaton-Harris was the guest of honour at a ceremony to mark the completion of £5.8m in accessibility improvements at Tring station.

London Northwestern Railway: Train services to resume on Marston Vale Line

London Northwestern Railway: Train services to resume on Marston Vale Line

Press releases   •   Jul 29, 2020 14:10 BST

​Rail services will resume on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley from next month, operator London Northwestern Railway (LNR) has announced today.

London Northwestern Railway: Train services to resume on Abbey Line

London Northwestern Railway: Train services to resume on Abbey Line

Press releases   •   Jul 29, 2020 14:00 BST

​Rail services will resume on the Abbey Line between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey from next month, operator London Northwestern Railway (LNR) has announced today.

London Northwestern Railway helping disabled passengers travel with confidence

London Northwestern Railway helping disabled passengers travel with confidence

Press releases   •   Jul 28, 2020 09:30 BST

​Passengers with hidden disabilities can travel with confidence on London Northwestern Railway – with the help of a sunflower.

Video: Antiviral fogging machines in action on London Northwestern Railway

Video: Antiviral fogging machines in action on London Northwestern Railway

Press releases   •   Jul 27, 2020 11:00 BST

​A powerful new cleaning tool in the fight against the spread of coronavirus has been unveiled by London Northwestern Railway this week.

London Northwestern Railway taking extra steps to keep all passengers moving safely this summer

London Northwestern Railway taking extra steps to keep all passengers moving safely this summer

Press releases   •   Jul 17, 2020 09:32 BST

London Northwestern Railway is reassuring customers who require assistance when travelling that help is still available on the rail network despite the impact of coronavirus.

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at Tamworth Station

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at Tamworth Station

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2020 09:30 BST

​Passengers using Tamworth station are being advised there will be no lift access at the site from July 20 while essential improvements are carried out.

Watford Junction forecourt improvements under way

Watford Junction forecourt improvements under way

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2020 13:00 BST

A project to enhance the forecourt at the entrance to Watford Junction station is under way.​ The scheme, being run by Watford Borough Council, will include the installation of large freestanding letters spelling out 'WATFORD'.

London Northwestern Railway issues travel advice as leisure industry restrictions ease

London Northwestern Railway issues travel advice as leisure industry restrictions ease

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2020 10:25 BST

​As parts of the hospitality sector reopen this weekend, London Northwestern Railway is reminding passengers that trains are for necessary journeys only.

Thousands of extra seats as West Midlands Trains unveils expanded timetable

Thousands of extra seats as West Midlands Trains unveils expanded timetable

Press releases   •   Jun 29, 2020 12:45 BST

​Rail operator West Midlands Trains is adding thousands of extra seats to its timetable from next week as demand for train travel continues to increase amid the easing of lockdown measures.

West Midlands Trains appoints new engineering director

West Midlands Trains appoints new engineering director

Press releases   •   Jun 22, 2020 09:30 BST

​Rail operator West Midlands Trains has announced that Zena Dent has been appointed its new engineering director to oversee the implementation of two brand new train fleets as well as the maintenance of the existing fleet.

London Northwestern Railway says ‘thank you’ as passengers don face coverings
New passenger lifts open at Lichfield Trent Valley station

New passenger lifts open at Lichfield Trent Valley station

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2020 11:10 BST

​Navigating the West Midlands railway network has been made easier for passengers with mobility needs after the important opening of new lifts at Lichfield Trent Valley station this week.

London Northwestern Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

London Northwestern Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2020 06:00 BST

​Rail passengers using London Northwestern Railway services are being reminded they must wear a face covering when travelling on public transport from today (Monday 15 June).

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

Press releases   •   Jun 09, 2020 12:45 BST

​London Northwestern Railway passengers are being urged to ‘travel prepared’ and bring a face covering with them when their use becomes mandatory from Monday (June 15).

Video: London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to wear face coverings on every journey

Video: London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to wear face coverings on every journey

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2020 15:00 BST

​Rail passengers are being urged to wear face coverings on every journey as part of a new social distancing campaign launched by London Northwestern Railway.

London Northwestern Railway urges London Euston passengers to check journeys ahead of evening engineering work

London Northwestern Railway urges London Euston passengers to check journeys ahead of evening engineering work

Press releases   •   Jun 02, 2020 14:00 BST

​Passengers travelling to and from London Euston on Thursday (June 4) are being urged to check their journeys ahead of essential overnight engineering works.

London Northwestern Railway urges customers to avoid the train when planning reunions

London Northwestern Railway urges customers to avoid the train when planning reunions

Press releases   •   May 29, 2020 14:15 BST

​London Northwestern Railway is urging family and friends arranging post-lockdown reunions to avoid the train to keep space free for people making the most essential journeys.

Phase One of new Wolverhampton Station opens to public

Phase One of new Wolverhampton Station opens to public

Press releases   •   May 22, 2020 15:00 BST

​Phase one of Wolverhampton’s new railway station will open to the public on Monday 25 May. Work on the first of two construction phases has been completed and the building has been handed over to West Midlands Railway, which runs the station.