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Press releases • Feb 16, 2020 10:05 GMT
Flooding is affecting several rail routes around the West Midlands. West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers to check before strating their journeys as rising water levels continues to block lines.
Press releases • Feb 14, 2020 13:30 GMT
Passengers travelling on West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway this weekend are being urged to check their journeys with Storm Dennis expected to bring high winds to the UK.
Press releases • Feb 14, 2020 10:32 GMT
London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway customers can secure a 20% discount on their travel this half-term as the operators roll out plans to improve performance.
Press releases • Feb 09, 2020 11:55 GMT
West Midlands Trains will invest an additional £20m into the railway network following a period of poor performance in 2019.
Press releases • Feb 07, 2020 13:39 GMT
Passengers using West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway services on Sunday are being warned of travel disruption with Storm Ciara expected to bring winds of up to 80mph.
Press releases • Jan 29, 2020 09:30 GMT
West Midlands Trains has released plans to build a clean, modern, state-of-the-art train depot. The proposed development is part of the company's £1 billion investment programme and will create more than 100 brand new jobs in the Sandwell area.
More compensation for West Midlands Trains passengers as new MD ushers in immediate performance improvements
Press releases • Jan 28, 2020 09:50 GMT
West Midlands Trains (WMT) passengers will receive a 10 per cent discount on their travel this summer as compensation for recent poor performance, new managing director Julian Edwards has announced.
Press releases • Jan 13, 2020 15:00 GMT
Julian Edwards has been named as the new managing director of West Midlands Trains (WMT). Julian has been a director of WMT since 2017 – and more recently the MD of East Midlands Railway during the successful mobilisation and launch of the new franchise. The current MD of West Midlands Trains, Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, will work alongside Julian until Easter to ensure a smooth transition.
Press releases • Jan 02, 2020 09:30 GMT
Passengers are being invited to have their say on the new London Northwestern Railway timetable at a series of on-station events in Hertfordshire this month.
Compensation for West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway season ticket holders in 2020
Press releases • Dec 27, 2019 10:01 GMT
Season ticket holders on West Midlands Railway (WMR) and London Northwestern Railway (LNR) services will not have to pay the upcoming national fares rise, the company has confirmed.
Press releases • Dec 10, 2019 09:45 GMT
Rail passengers using the West Coast Main Line are being advised to check before they travel when a new timetable comes into effect this weekend.
Press releases • Dec 06, 2019 12:39 GMT
An amended timetable will be in place across the London Northwestern and West Midlands Railway networks on Saturday. Passengers are advised to check before they travel.
Press releases • Dec 05, 2019 18:28 GMT
West Midlands Trains and the RMT have formulated a settlement agreement covering the role of conductors on the new trains. This will now be subject to a workforce referendum. In the mean time, the remaining strikes have been suspended. However the agreement has come too late to withdraw Saturday’s amended timetable . Passengers are being advised to check before they travel on Saturday
Press releases • Dec 03, 2019 12:05 GMT
With another rail strike currently expected this Saturday, 7 December, train companies are warning passengers to plan ahead. As the run up to Christmas attracts more people onto the network, London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway are concerned that less frequent rail users may not be aware of the industrial action.
Press releases • Dec 02, 2019 10:45 GMT
Passengers travelling from Liverpool to London on London Northwestern Railway can enjoy faster journeys when a new timetable comes into effect this month.
Press releases • Dec 02, 2019 10:35 GMT
Northampton passengers will benefit from faster afternoon services to London when the new London Northwestern Railway timetable comes into force later this month.
Press releases • Nov 30, 2019 13:36 GMT
London Northwestern Railway is advising passengers to travel early due to industrial action by the RMT.
Press releases • Nov 28, 2019 18:00 GMT
London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway will provide additional compensation to its customers following a drop in train performance since May. West Midlands Trains is in discussions on the best form of compensation and the best way to give this to its customers.