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History of Ledbury to be celebrated at station following West Midlands Railway grant

History of Ledbury to be celebrated at station following West Midlands Railway grant

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2021 09:15 GMT

​Visitors arriving at Ledbury station will soon be able to learn more about the town’s history thanks to a community grant from West Midlands Railway and the vision of local residents.

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.

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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.

Disruption to Services between Bromsgrove/Redditch and Birmingham

News   •   Oct 23, 2018 05:53 BST

Due to overhead line problem, local stopping trains between Bromsgrove/Redditch and Birmingham are currently suspended until mid-evening today

Local Mayor visits Bedworth station to support the work of station adopters

Local Mayor visits Bedworth station to support the work of station adopters

News   •   Aug 23, 2018 10:41 BST

Mayor of Nuneaton and Bedworth, Chris Watkins and Lady Mayoress, Collette Watkins have visited Bedworth station to meet local volunteers who work to improve the experience for rail passengers. Station adopter Stuart Anderson and his team gave a tour of the station to show off their work and share their plans for the future.

West Midlands Railway staff run for organ donation

West Midlands Railway staff run for organ donation

News   •   Aug 06, 2018 11:45 BST

West Midlands Railway staff have joined transplant recipients, donors and other supporters to run in celebration of organ donation. The 3k and 5k Donor Runs took place on Saturday 4 August as part of this years' British Transplant Games.

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Officials from West Midlands Trains and Bombardier UK with West Midlands Mayor Andy Street.

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From left: Malcolm Holmes, executive director, West Midlands Rail Executive; Julian Edwards, managing director, West Midlands Trains; And...

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West Midlands Railway - Class 730 - Bombardier production line

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London Northwestern Railway - Stakeholder Briefing - June 2020

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Hello Dolly flash mob entertains passengers at Wolverhampton railway station

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Local performers from Walsall Operatic Society have been surprising and entertaining passengers with a flash mob at Wolverhampton station...

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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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Royal Shakespeare Company train wrap in action [Video]

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The RSC is reminding commuters that the home of the most famous playwright in the world is on their doorstep. An iconic image from th...

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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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