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London Northwestern Railway passengers given sneak peek of brand new electric train fleet for West Coast Main Line

London Northwestern Railway passengers given sneak peek of brand new electric train fleet for West Coast Main Line

Press releases   •   Sep 09, 2020 08:00 BST

Passengers on the West Coast Main Line between Liverpool and London via the West Midlands have been given a sneak peek of the route’s first new commuter trains in almost a decade.

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to check journey times ahead of timetable increase

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to check journey times ahead of timetable increase

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2020 10:30 BST

​Rail passengers on the London Northwestern Railway network are being urged to check their journey times ahead of a new, upgraded timetable coming into effect this weekend.

London Northwestern Railway to increase services from September

London Northwestern Railway to increase services from September

Press releases   •   Aug 24, 2020 09:30 BST

​Thousands of extra seats are being introduced on London Northwestern Railway services from next month as passenger numbers across the rail network continue to rise.

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to plan journeys ahead of August Bank Holiday engineering work

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to plan journeys ahead of August Bank Holiday engineering work

Press releases   •   Aug 18, 2020 09:15 BST

London Northwestern Railway is urging passengers to plan their journeys carefully ahead of major engineering work taking place over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

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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.

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.

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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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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Royal Shakespeare Company train wrap in action [Video]

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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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West Midlands Trains Business Update - September 2020

In this issue: - September timetable uplift adds new services - New diesel trains begin on-track testing - Community volunteers hailed

London Northwestern Railway: Stakeholder Briefing - August 2020

Slides from the London Northwestern Railway stakeholder briefing in August 2020.

London Northwestern Railway: Stakeholder Briefing - June 2020

An update from London Northwestern Railway. The briefing can be viewed in full under the "Images & Video" tab above.

West Midlands Trains Business Update - June 2020

In this issue: • How the rail industry is working together to beat Covid-19 • Timetables increase – but passengers asked to stay away for now • The new Wolverhampton Station prepares to open to passenger

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