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Rail passengers at Wolverton urged to plan ahead following discovery of track damage

Rail passengers at Wolverton urged to plan ahead following discovery of track damage

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2021 12:00 GMT

​Passengers making essential journeys are being advised to check before travelling as railway engineers work hard to fix a track fault near Milton Keynes.

West Midlands Railway to run additional trains as schools return

West Midlands Railway to run additional trains as schools return

Press releases   •   Mar 01, 2021 09:15 GMT

West Midlands Railway will introduce a small number of additional services on routes via Birmingham Snow Hill from next week as school pupils prepare to return to the classroom.

Landmark luggage bridge to be reinstalled at Worcester Shrub Hill

Landmark luggage bridge to be reinstalled at Worcester Shrub Hill

Press releases   •   Feb 24, 2021 15:30 GMT

​An historic luggage bridge which was removed from Worcester Shrub Hill station last year will soon be replaced with an identical-looking replica built with stronger modern materials.

Improvement work to begin at Lichfield Trent Valley station car park

Improvement work to begin at Lichfield Trent Valley station car park

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2021 11:15 GMT

Rail passengers in Staffordshire are being advised of an upcoming road resurfacing project at Lichfield Trent Valley which begins next week.

Stourbridge Town branch line to reopen following upgrade

Stourbridge Town branch line to reopen following upgrade

Press releases   •   Feb 19, 2021 10:00 GMT

​Passengers making essential journeys will be welcomed back onto the Stourbridge Town branch line next week following the completion of improvement works.

Cannock station first to be given a makeover through West Midlands Stations Alliance

Cannock station first to be given a makeover through West Midlands Stations Alliance

Press releases   •   Feb 15, 2021 09:15 GMT

​Cannock Railway Station has become the region’s first to receive much-needed improvements driven by the West Midlands Stations Alliance.

London Northwestern Railway to reinstate Trent Valley services following landslip

London Northwestern Railway to reinstate Trent Valley services following landslip

Press releases   •   Feb 12, 2021 08:30 GMT

London Northwestern Railway is reinstating its services to destinations along the Trent Valley this weekend following completion of repairs to an embankment.

Work to begin on major cycle facility at new Wolverhampton station

Work to begin on major cycle facility at new Wolverhampton station

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2021 16:30 GMT

Work to construct a major cycling facility with more than 100 spaces at the new Wolverhampton station will get under way later this year, it has been confirmed.

Makeover announced for popular West Midlands Railway branch line

Makeover announced for popular West Midlands Railway branch line

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2021 11:00 GMT

​One of the best-loved train services in the West Midlands – the Stourbridge Town branch line – is getting a makeover.

Improvements on track for historic Shropshire railway station thanks to West Midlands Railway grant

Improvements on track for historic Shropshire railway station thanks to West Midlands Railway grant

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2021 09:00 GMT

An historic railway station in Shropshire is on track for a host of improvements thanks to a community grant​ from train operator West Midlands Railway.

Hillmorton landslip: London Northwestern Railway to temporarily withdraw Trent Valley services

Hillmorton landslip: London Northwestern Railway to temporarily withdraw Trent Valley services

Press releases   •   Jan 29, 2021 15:30 GMT

​Passengers using London Northwestern Railway services via the Trent Valley are being advised to check their journeys following a landslip on the West Coast Main Line.

Hard work of Worcestershire Community Rail Partnership formally recognised

Hard work of Worcestershire Community Rail Partnership formally recognised

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2021 10:15 GMT

​A network of community volunteers who work to improve railway stations in Worcestershire have been given formal accreditation from the Department for Transport.

Milton Keynes homeless charity steps up operations following London Northwestern Railway grant

Milton Keynes homeless charity steps up operations following London Northwestern Railway grant

Press releases   •   Jan 27, 2021 09:15 GMT

​A pioneering charity which provides support to dozens of rough sleepers in Milton Keynes every year has been given a boost thanks to a grant from rail operator London Northwestern Railway.

Eco-garden to be installed at popular Birmingham station following West Midlands Railway community grant

Eco-garden to be installed at popular Birmingham station following West Midlands Railway community grant

Press releases   •   Jan 27, 2021 09:15 GMT

​A major scheme to install an eco-garden at one of Birmingham’s busiest inner-city stations has been given the go-ahead thanks to a community grant from West Midlands Railway.

Abbey Line passengers offered chance to quiz London Northwestern Railway bosses

Abbey Line passengers offered chance to quiz London Northwestern Railway bosses

Press releases   •   Jan 13, 2021 10:45 GMT

​Passengers who use London Northwestern Railway services on the Abbey Line between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey are being offered the chance to have their questions answered as part of a new online Q&A.

Marston Vale Line passengers offered chance to quiz London Northwestern Railway bosses

Marston Vale Line passengers offered chance to quiz London Northwestern Railway bosses

Press releases   •   Jan 13, 2021 09:30 GMT

​Passengers who use London Northwestern Railway services on the Marston Vale Line are being offered the chance to have their questions answered as part of a new online Q&A.

Platform changes at Birmingham New Street during 18-month signalling upgrade

Platform changes at Birmingham New Street during 18-month signalling upgrade

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2021 12:30 GMT

​Passengers at Birmingham New Street are being urged to check their platforms throughout 2021 while major work takes place to improve future journeys.

London Northwestern Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

London Northwestern Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2021 09:00 GMT

​London Northwestern Railway will begin running an amended timetable from next week in order to keep key workers moving during the current national lockdown.

West Midlands Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

West Midlands Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2021 09:30 GMT

​West Midlands Railway will begin running an amended timetable from next week in order to keep key workers moving during the current national lockdown.

Dozens of murals to be installed at Cannock station under improvement scheme

Dozens of murals to be installed at Cannock station under improvement scheme

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2021 11:00 GMT

Dozens of murals depicting the beauty of Cannock Chase are being installed at the town's railway station as part of a major improvement scheme.