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Platform changes at Birmingham New Street during 18-month signalling upgrade

Platform changes at Birmingham New Street during 18-month signalling upgrade

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2021 12:30 GMT

​Passengers at Birmingham New Street are being urged to check their platforms throughout 2021 while major work takes place to improve future journeys.

West Midlands Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

West Midlands Railway unveils amended timetable to keep key workers moving

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2021 09:30 GMT

​West Midlands Railway will begin running an amended timetable from next week in order to keep key workers moving during the current national lockdown.

Dozens of murals to be installed at Cannock station under improvement scheme

Dozens of murals to be installed at Cannock station under improvement scheme

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2021 11:00 GMT

Dozens of murals depicting the beauty of Cannock Chase are being installed at the town's railway station as part of a major improvement scheme.

Reminder for West Midlands Railway passengers ahead of Wolverhampton lift improvement works

Reminder for West Midlands Railway passengers ahead of Wolverhampton lift improvement works

Press releases   •   Jan 07, 2021 12:45 GMT

​Passengers are being reminded about work starting next week to overhaul a lift which serves one of Wolverhampton station's busiest platforms.

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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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West Midlands Railway - Class 730 intermediate end - Bombardier production line

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Julian Edwards, managing director, West Midlands Trains with Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands at Bombardier UK in Derby.

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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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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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Presentation given to the WMT SEG on 101220, including a business update, information of upcoming accessibility improvements and the next steps on upcoming minor works schemes.

West Midlands Trains Business Update - November 2020

In this issue: - Keeping the wheels turning during Covid-19 - Apprenticeship commitments hailed - Online stakeholder conference

WMT Transport Integration Forum presentation - Midlands and North - 300920
West Midlands Trains Stakeholder Equality Group presentation - 8 October 2020

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