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Rail passengers at Wolverton urged to plan ahead following discovery of track damage

Rail passengers at Wolverton urged to plan ahead following discovery of track damage

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2021 12:00 GMT

​Passengers making essential journeys are being advised to check before travelling as railway engineers work hard to fix a track fault near Milton Keynes.

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.

London Northwestern Railway to reinstate Trent Valley services following landslip

London Northwestern Railway to reinstate Trent Valley services following landslip

Press releases   •   Feb 12, 2021 08:30 GMT

London Northwestern Railway is reinstating its services to destinations along the Trent Valley this weekend following completion of repairs to an embankment.

Work to begin on major cycle facility at new Wolverhampton station

Work to begin on major cycle facility at new Wolverhampton station

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2021 16:30 GMT

Work to construct a major cycling facility with more than 100 spaces at the new Wolverhampton station will get under way later this year, it has been confirmed.

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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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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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