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Industrial Action: Travel early advice from London Northwestern Railway

Industrial Action: Travel early advice from London Northwestern Railway

Press releases   •   Nov 16, 2019 14:34 GMT

​London Northwestern Railway (LNR) is advising passengers travelling on the network to set off early this afternoon.

Regular train service across West Midlands despite industrial action

Regular train service across West Midlands despite industrial action

Press releases   •   Nov 16, 2019 13:48 GMT

A regular train service has been running across the West Midlands Railway network today despite disruptive industrial action by members of the RMT union.

Community Rail Partnership launched for Worcestershire

Community Rail Partnership launched for Worcestershire

Press releases   •   Nov 15, 2019 12:45 GMT

Rail users in Worcestershire are being encouraged to get involved with their local railway through a new Community Rail Partnership (CRP) for the county.

Flooding: Rail passengers in West Midlands urged to check journeys

Flooding: Rail passengers in West Midlands urged to check journeys

Press releases   •   Nov 14, 2019 15:28 GMT

Commuters in the West Midlands are being urged to check their journeys ahead of the evening peak as parts of the network are experiencing flooding.

Travel Advice ahead of industrial action on Saturday

Travel Advice ahead of industrial action on Saturday

Press releases   •   Nov 14, 2019 09:47 GMT

West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway have released plans to run a reduced timetable this Saturday due to industrial action by members of the RMT union.

Industrial Action by RMT union - Frequently Asked Questions

Industrial Action by RMT union - Frequently Asked Questions

Press releases   •   Nov 14, 2019 09:32 GMT

The following Q&A relates to the announcement by the RMT union that it has instructed its members to take industrial action on Saturdays in November and December 2019.

WMT statement: Industrial action by RMT union

WMT statement: Industrial action by RMT union

Press releases   •   Nov 13, 2019 12:09 GMT

West Midlands Trains has issued a statement following confirmation of industrial action by the RMT union this Saturday (16 November 2019)

Additional carriages in service between Birmingham and Worcester / Hereford

Additional carriages in service between Birmingham and Worcester / Hereford

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2019 16:12 GMT

​Passengers travelling between Birmingham and Worcester are noticing extra capacity on the route after West Midlands Railway took delivery of additional carriages.

Designs for revamped Perry Barr station unveiled

Designs for revamped Perry Barr station unveiled

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2019 17:00 GMT

​Images showing how the outdated Perry Barr railway station in Birmingham will be transformed as part of the wider regeneration of the area have been released.

Passengers urged to plan travel for Birmingham Christmas Market

Passengers urged to plan travel for Birmingham Christmas Market

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2019 11:45 GMT

Birmingham’s famous Frankfurt Christmas market opens this week and passengers travelling by train are being advised to plan ahead allow extra time for their journeys.

Passengers thanked after Liverpool signalling upgrade

Passengers thanked after Liverpool signalling upgrade

Press releases   •   Nov 04, 2019 12:40 GMT

​Passengers are benefiting from a more reliable railway after major work to upgrade signals in Liverpool this weekend.

West Midlands Trains statement

West Midlands Trains statement

Press releases   •   Oct 31, 2019 18:38 GMT

West Midlands Trains has issued a statement following the outcome of a ballot for industrial action held by members of the RMT union.

Rail disruption: West Midlands Trains statement

Rail disruption: West Midlands Trains statement

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2019 16:08 GMT

Statement from West Midlands Trains following recent service delays and cancellations.

London Northwestern Railway supporting veterans this Remembrance Day

London Northwestern Railway supporting veterans this Remembrance Day

Press releases   •   Oct 28, 2019 09:30 GMT

Rail operator London Northwestern Railway is playing its part in the upcoming Remembrance Day commemorations by offering free or discounted travel to poppy collectors, armed forces personnel and veterans.

West Midlands Railway supporting veterans this Remembrance Day

West Midlands Railway supporting veterans this Remembrance Day

Press releases   •   Oct 28, 2019 09:30 GMT

Rail operator West Midlands Railway is playing its part in the upcoming Remembrance Day commemorations by offering free or discounted travel to poppy collectors, armed forces personnel and veterans.

Euston incident: Passengers warned disruption will continue into Saturday

Euston incident: Passengers warned disruption will continue into Saturday

Press releases   •   Oct 25, 2019 20:19 BST

London Northwestern Railway passengers are being warned to expect continued disruption to services across the network on Saturday morning following a serious trespass incident on Friday evening.

Reminder: Lifts at Watford Junction out of service for replacement

Reminder: Lifts at Watford Junction out of service for replacement

Press releases   •   Oct 25, 2019 11:32 BST

Passengers using Watford Junction are being reminded that all lifts at the station will be out of use for three months from Monday for replacement works.

Fare-dodger who assaulted rail staff and ran down the tracks jailed

Fare-dodger who assaulted rail staff and ran down the tracks jailed

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2019 13:15 BST

A fare-dodger who assaulted railway staff at Northampton station and risked his life by running down the tracks has been jailed.

Chance for rail passengers at Leighton Buzzard to have their say

Chance for rail passengers at Leighton Buzzard to have their say

Press releases   •   Oct 21, 2019 09:15 BST

​Passengers at Leighton Buzzard will be able to discuss their rail service with bosses from London Northwestern Railway at a special event later this week.

Euston disruption continues into evening peak

Euston disruption continues into evening peak

Press releases   •   Oct 17, 2019 16:09 BST

​Passengers at London Euston are being advised of continued disruption into the evening peak as services continue to recover from a major signal failure earlier.