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Get free cycle safety checks at West Midlands Railway stations this summer

Get free cycle safety checks at West Midlands Railway stations this summer

Press releases   •   Jul 21, 2020 10:20 BST

Cyclists across the West Midlands are being invited to ​check their bike safety and have their cycles security marked at a series of railway station workshops this summer.

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.

West Midlands Railway taking extra steps to keep all passengers moving safely this summer

West Midlands Railway taking extra steps to keep all passengers moving safely this summer

Press releases   •   Jul 17, 2020 09:30 BST

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

Accessibility boost for West Midlands Railway passengers as lifts open at Stechford

Accessibility boost for West Midlands Railway passengers as lifts open at Stechford

Press releases   •   Jul 14, 2020 09:30 BST

Passengers using Stechford station in Birmingham are celebrating as the opening of new passenger lifts at the site this week marks the conclusion of a £3.9m upgrade scheme.

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.

Prizes up for grabs as teenagers in Worcestershire urged to keep off railway tracks

Prizes up for grabs as teenagers in Worcestershire urged to keep off railway tracks

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2020 09:30 BST

Teenagers in Worcestershire are being invited to get creative to help to warn others about the dangers of trespassing on the railway - and win prizes along the way.

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'.

West Midlands Railway issues travel advice as leisure industry restrictions ease

West Midlands 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, West Midlands Railway is reminding passengers that trains are for necessary journeys only.

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
West Midlands Railway says ‘thank you’ as passengers don face coverings

West Midlands Railway says ‘thank you’ as passengers don face coverings

Press releases   •   Jun 19, 2020 09:15 BST

​West Midlands Railway has thanked passengers in the region for their co-operation in consistently wearing face coverings on board since their use became mandatory on Monday.

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).

West Midlands Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

West Midlands Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2020 06:00 BST

​Rail passengers in the West Midlands 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).

West Midlands Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

West Midlands Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

Press releases   •   Jun 09, 2020 12:45 BST

​West Midlands Railway passengers are being urged to ‘travel prepared’ and bring a face covering with them when their use becomes mandatory from Monday.

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.

Video: West Midlands Railway urges passengers to wear face coverings on every journey

Video: West Midlands 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 West Midlands Railway today.