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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.

Significant improvements in autumn reliability on the Abbey Line in 2018

Significant improvements in autumn reliability on the Abbey Line in 2018

Press Releases   •   Jan 04, 2019 09:13 GMT

Rail passengers on the Abbey Line had a significantly more reliable service during autumn 2018, compared to previous years. The number of seasonal-related cancellations between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey was nearly 80% lower in 2018, compared to the same period in 2017.

Passengers give generously to help save lives on the railway

Passengers give generously to help save lives on the railway

Press Releases   •   Dec 20, 2018 13:39 GMT

London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway customers have donated over £7000 of delay repay claims to support life saving work across the rail network. The train operators set up the ‘Donate your Delay Repay’ scheme in December 2017 and the initiative has raised £7,186 for Samaritans in its first year.

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Merseyrail’s Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde appointed Managing Director of West Midlands Trains

Merseyrail’s Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde appointed Managing Director of West Midlands Trains

News   •   Nov 30, 2017 16:17 GMT

Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde has today been appointed as Managing Director of West Midlands Trains, which will take over the next West Midlands franchise on 10 December. He joins from Merseyrail where he has been MD since 2015.

London Northwestern brand being brought back to the UK Rail Network

London Northwestern brand being brought back to the UK Rail Network

News   •   Nov 30, 2017 16:17 GMT

​Abellio, JR East and Mitsui have today announced that London Northwestern will replace London Midland’s west coast services for the next West Midlands rail franchise, which starts on 10 December.

West Midlands Trains' Top Team Announced

News   •   Nov 30, 2017 16:17 GMT

​Following last week’s announcement that Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde has been appointed Managing Director of West Midlands Trains (WMT), his top team for the franchise has now been announced.

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Wolverhampton partners group

Wolverhampton partners group

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Emma Johns

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Artist Emma Johns and her work 'To the Lighthouse' which features in the National Rail No Boundaries exhbition.

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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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West Midlands Trains hold inaugural Transport Integration Forum

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Transport providers, businesses, local authorities and local communities have come together at a first-of-its-kind event held by West Mid...

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West Midlands Trains recognises the hard work and dedication of station adopters

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The hard work and dedication of station adopters has been recognised by West Midlands Trains, on a day out on the Severn Valley Railway. ...

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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.

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

London Northwestern Railway Stakeholder Briefing Spring 2018

Slides from the London Northwestern Railway stakeholder briefing Spring 2018 can be found here

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