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Passengers at Bedford reminded of reduced car parking

Press releases   •   Oct 14, 2019 13:22 BST

Passengers using the Marston Vale line are being reminded that car parking at Bedford station will be significantly reduced from Monday 21 October until Sunday 22 December.

Accessibility transformation of Stechford station reaches major milestone

Accessibility transformation of Stechford station reaches major milestone

Press releases   •   Oct 14, 2019 13:06 BST

​The transformation of Stechford station in Birmingham to make it more accessible for passengers has reached a key milestone with the new footbridge and lift shafts now in place.

Passengers reminded about upcoming Liverpool Lime Street weekend closure

Passengers reminded about upcoming Liverpool Lime Street weekend closure

Press releases   •   Oct 08, 2019 16:00 BST

Passengers are being reminded about a major signalling upgrade which will see the closure of Liverpool Lime Street and Edge Hill stations on the weekend of 2 – 3 November.

West Midlands Railway partners with Malvern Festival of Innovation

West Midlands Railway partners with Malvern Festival of Innovation

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2019 12:10 BST

Visitors to Great Malvern station will receive a special welcome this week as the Malvern Festival of Innovation takes over the platforms.

Chance to discuss Cross City leaf fall timetable in Birmingham

Chance to discuss Cross City leaf fall timetable in Birmingham

Press releases   •   Oct 04, 2019 10:00 BST

​A special leaf fall timetable is coming into operation on the Cross City line in Birmingham later this month - and passengers can find out more at an information session at New Street station.

London Northwestern Railway launches first car share scheme at Tring station

London Northwestern Railway launches first car share scheme at Tring station

Press releases   •   Oct 04, 2019 09:30 BST

​Passengers who travel to Tring station by car are being invited to save cash - and the environment - through a pilot lift sharing scheme from London Northwestern Railway.

Luggage bridge to be restored at Worcester Shrub Hill

Luggage bridge to be restored at Worcester Shrub Hill

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2019 12:10 BST

​A Grade II listed former luggage bridge is being lovingly restored for passengers at Worcester Shrub Hill station by Network Rail.

Friendship group in Birmingham hailed as Cross City Heroes

Friendship group in Birmingham hailed as Cross City Heroes

Press releases   •   Oct 02, 2019 09:30 BST

​A remarkable community group which encourages friendship among people with different communication needs have celebrated being recognised as Cross City Heroes.

Top communications award for West Midlands train operator

Top communications award for West Midlands train operator

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2019 14:15 BST

A top communications industry body has hailed the work of West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway in informing passengers of the biggest timetable shake-up in more than a decade.

Chance for London Euston passengers to have their say

Chance for London Euston passengers to have their say

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2019 11:30 BST

Passengers using London Northwestern Railway services at London Euston will have a chance to discuss their service with senior managers this week.

Passengers at Long Buckby advised to check journeys amid timetable change

Passengers at Long Buckby advised to check journeys amid timetable change

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2019 11:00 BST

​Passengers using Long Bucky station are being advised to check their travel plans when a revised London Northwestern Railway timetable comes into effect next week (w/c Oct 7).

Special timetable to tackle Cross City leaf fall

Special timetable to tackle Cross City leaf fall

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2019 09:15 BST

​A special seven-week timetable for commuters on the Cross City line through Birmingham is being introduced by West Midlands Railway to combat delays caused by autumnal leaf fall.

Final call for London Northwestern Railway communities to claim cash boost
Final call for West Midlands Railway communities to claim cash boost

Final call for West Midlands Railway communities to claim cash boost

Press releases   •   Sep 26, 2019 10:00 BST

There is little over a week for communities with ideas for innovative projects across the West Midlands Railway network to submit bids for a slice of a £1.7m fund.

West Midlands rail operators come to aid of Thomas Cook customers

West Midlands rail operators come to aid of Thomas Cook customers

Press releases   •   Sep 23, 2019 15:30 BST

Holidaymakers affected by the collapse of holiday company Thomas Cook are being offered assistance by West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway - including free travel or refunded tickets to and from Birmingham or Liverpool airports.

West Midlands Grand Rail Collaboration launched

West Midlands Grand Rail Collaboration launched

Press releases   •   Sep 20, 2019 16:00 BST

​Rail industry bosses have come together in a ground breaking deal and the first of its kind in the country to drive up standards for rail passengers in the West Midlands.

West Midlands Trains statement in response to RMT

West Midlands Trains statement in response to RMT

Press releases   •   Sep 20, 2019 12:30 BST

West Midlands Trains has today issued a statement in response to the RMT union, which has declared a dispute with the company in relation to driver-controlled train operation.

Birmingham primary school benefits from West Midlands Railway cycling investment

Birmingham primary school benefits from West Midlands Railway cycling investment

Press releases   •   Sep 19, 2019 09:30 BST

​Children at a primary school in Birmingham are feeling the benefit of a West Midlands Railway scheme to install thousands of cycle spaces on the rail network.

Railway uniform recycling scheme nominated for top awards

Railway uniform recycling scheme nominated for top awards

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2019 10:00 BST

An innovative scheme by West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway to donate old uniforms to charity has been nominated for two top awards.

Have your say at Birmingham New Street

Have your say at Birmingham New Street

Press releases   •   Sep 13, 2019 08:30 BST