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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.

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.

No services between Great Malvern and Hereford due to flooding

No services between Great Malvern and Hereford due to flooding

Press releases   •   Dec 23, 2020 20:33 GMT

Passengers are being urged not to travel between Great Malvern and Hereford this evening (Wednesday 23 December) due to flooding. Trains are unable to operate along the route, and road access between Great Malvern, Colwall, Ledbury and Hereford is also restricted due to flooding, so rail replacement buses are unable to operate.

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Temporary Changes to Snow Hill Train Services

Temporary Changes to Snow Hill Train Services

News   •   Sep 13, 2020 19:31 BST

West Midlands Railway (WMR) is temporarily withdrawing some services on the Snow Hill Lines from Monday 14 September. The company said that the impact of Covid 19 is making it difficult to provide the full timetable. Buses will operate in place of some train services.

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London Northwestern Railway - Class 730 Exterior - Bombardier production line

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Matt Byrne, left, President UK & Ireland of Bombardier Transportation and Julian Edwards, right, managing director of London Northwestern Railway.

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London Northwestern Railway - Stakeholder Briefing - June 2020

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Wolverhampton waiting room artwork - April 2019

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A look at the new artwork on display at Wolverhampton station in the waiting room on platform one. The artwork has been produced by stud...

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DfT Community Rail film

DfT Community Rail film

A short video, produced by the Department for Transport, to showcase community rail activities across the rail network.

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Scotty at Milton Keynes wins prestigious 'Employee of the Year' award

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Satish 'Scotty' Kakkad, chief booking office clerk at Milton Keynes station, has received the prestigious ‘Employee of the Year’ award in...

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WMT Transport Integration Forum - West Midlands and LNR North - 13 Jan 2021

Presentation from the Transport Integration Forum from 13 Jan 2021. Covering an update on our Stations as Places project, update on the 2021/2022 minor works schemes and the upcoming publication of our Community Transport Toolkit.

WMT Transport Integration Forum - LNR South - 14 Jan 2021

Presentation from the Transport Integration Forum from 14 Jan 2021. Covering plans for an 'Access for All' scheme at Apsley, update on the 2021/2022 minor works schemes and the upcoming publication of our Community Transport Toolkit.

West Midlands Trains Stakeholder Equality Group - 11 February 2021

Presentation given to the WMT SEG on 110221, including a business update, information on WMTs accessibility agenda for 2021 and consultation on a social media plan to improve the way WMT engages with disabled passengers.

West Midlands Trains Business Update - February 2021

In this issue: - Ready for the 2021 'Return to Rail' - First schemes benefit from £1.7m community fund - Honour for senior conductor

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