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Adderley Park station reopened but delays expected until the end of today

Adderley Park station reopened but delays expected until the end of today

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2019 18:07 GMT

Adderley Park station has reopened, following an incident at the station earlier today (16 Jan). The station was closed for a number of hours and reopened at around 1730.

Adderley Park station closed this afternoon

Adderley Park station closed this afternoon

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2019 14:47 GMT

Adderley Park station will be closed until further notice, following an incident at the station this afternoon. Trains between Birmingham New Street, Northampton and London Euston are also being delayed or cancelled as a result.

Passengers travelling on the Snow Hill lines advised to check before they travel this afternoon

Passengers travelling on the Snow Hill lines advised to check before they travel this afternoon

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2019 13:48 GMT

Passengers travelling on routes via Birmingham Snow Hill are being advised to check their train times before they travel this afternoon. There have been two incidents on the route today – a signalling problem at Old Hill and a separate incident elsewhere on the line.

West Midlands Railway is looking for the region’s Cross City Heroes

West Midlands Railway is looking for the region’s Cross City Heroes

Press Releases   •   Jan 09, 2019 11:44 GMT

West Midlands Railway is looking for the region’s Cross City Heroes. The train operator has opened a competition to find deserving community groups near to stations along the line between Redditch/Bromsgrove, Birmingham New Street and Lichfield.

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Disruption to Services between Bromsgrove and Birmingham

News   •   Oct 23, 2018 05:53 BST

Due to signalling problems, trains between Bromsgrove and Birmingham are subject to disruption

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.

Update - Service suspended between Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham until early evening

Update - Service suspended between Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham until early evening

News   •   Mar 19, 2018 12:35 GMT

​Following damage to the overhead line equipment near Sutton Coldfield, trains on the ‘Cross City’ line will only run between Redditch/Longbridge and Birmingham New Street. There will be no trains between Lichfield/Four Oaks and Birmingham New Street until further notice while Network Rail engineers carry out repairs.

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The first electric test train at Bromsgrove station

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Wolverhampton station demolition begins

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Demolition at Wolverhampton station starts on 28/09/18, for work to begin on the new transport interchange

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Artist Emma Johns talks about her involvement in the National Rail No Boundaries exhibition

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New Marston Vale livery revealed as contract for new trains is signed

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Shot list 00:00:05 - 00:00:32 - Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, Managing Director, West Midlands Trains 00:00:32 - 00:00:40 - Class 230 u...

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West Midlands Trains Business Update - Jan 2019

In this issue: • We are one – what we have achieved in our first 12 months and our plans for the future • Introducing West Midlands Stations Alliance • Lost property charges dropped • We’re searching for you Cross City Heroes • London Northwestern Railway operates most reliable electric trains

Community  Rail Report - London Northwestern Railway

Community Rail is an important element to the West Midlands Trains franchise and is at the heart of the London Northwestern Railway Customer Experience Directorate. We have three extremely engaged and active award-winning Community Rail Partnerships, as well as 26 station adoption groups. This report looks back on the first year of this franchise and documents the progress which has been made.

Community Rail Report - West Midlands Railway

Community Rail Report - West Midlands Railway

Documents   •   Jan 02, 2019 15:28 GMT

Community Rail is a key component of the Customer Experience Directorate at West Midlands Railway and we are working to introduce community activity at all of our 114 stations. This report covers the key community rail activities of the past year, outlines the strategic goals with committed obligations that have been delivered and provides summaries of projects for the year ahead.

West Midlands Trains Business Update - Nov 2018

West Midlands Trains Business Update is our new bi-monthly stakeholder newsletter. In this issue: • An update on the introduction of the Class 230s on the Marston Vale Line. • Work begins on the new Wolverhampton interchange • Open days inspire the next generation • BBC Music Day comes to stations across our network • Introducing our news head of stakeholders and community

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