Lift upgrade works completed at Wolverhampton Station
Passengers will benefit from more reliable step-free access at Wolverhampton station after a major upgrade of a key passenger lift.
Rail passengers reminded over London Euston bank holiday closure
Rail passengers are being reminded that major engineering work will close all lines in and out of London Euston between Saturday 1 May and Monday 3 May.
West Midlands Railway to celebrate "Spirit of Shakespeare" following community grant
Visitors and residents heading to Stratford-upon-Avon by train will be able to savour the ‘Spirit of Shakespeare’ with poems and art boards thanks to a community grant from West Midlands Railway.
Major investment in footbridge at Shropshire station
Almost £1million is being invested to replace a public footbridge to provide a better way for people to cross the railway in Telford.
West Midlands Railway confirms return of train service between Nuneaton and Leamington Spa
West Midlands Railway has today confirmed train services between Nuneaton and Leamington Spa will resume later this month.
West Midlands Railway thanks passengers as lift upgrade works completed at The Hawthorns
West Midlands Railway and Network Rail have thanked passengers for their patience after lifts at The Hawthorns station reopened following a major overhaul.
First community station partnership launched in West Midlands
The first community station partnership in the country has been launched by Friends of the Shakespeare Line (FoSL), a not-for-profit organisation, managed by volunteer trustees.
Construction of Wolverhampton station nearing completion
Main construction of Wolverhampton’s new railway station is set to be completed this week – marking a historic regeneration milestone in the city.
Station redvelopments at Perry Barr and University right on track
Works to rebuild both the University and Perry Barr railway stations in Birmingham are under way ahead of next summer’s Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Major community hub for Hednesford station following West Midlands Railway grant
A major community hub including a meeting room, café and garden is to be built at Hednesford station in Staffordshire following a community grant from West Midlands Railway.
Video: Stourbridge Town branch line reopens following track upgrade
Passenger journeys on the country’s shortest branch line are now much smoother after a track upgrade between Stourbridge Town and Stourbridge Junction.
Parking restrictions at Lichfield Trent Valley as work nears completion
Rail passengers who drive to Lichfield Trent Valley station are being advised the main car park will be closed next week while resurfacing works are finished.
Victorian station clock restored to pride of place at Great Malvern
A station clock which has been helping rail passengers in Worcestershire stay on time for more than a century is back in pride of place following a restoration project.
Public urged to secure outdoor possessions following Cross-City Line delays
Businesses and homeowners are being urged to secure their outdoor possessions after West Midlands Railway services were delayed by plastic sheets blown onto the Cross City Line today (Wed 10 Mar).Trains between Birmingham New Street and Lichfield were delayed when plastic sheeting was blown from neighbouring properties onto the overhead power lines in two separate locations.A total of 16 trains we
History of Ledbury to be celebrated at station following West Midlands Railway grant
Visitors arriving at Ledbury station will soon be able to learn more about the town’s history thanks to a community grant from West Midlands Railway and the vision of local residents.
West Midlands Railway to run additional trains as schools return
West Midlands Railway will introduce a small number of additional services on routes via Birmingham Snow Hill from next week as school pupils prepare to return to the classroom.
Landmark luggage bridge to be reinstalled at Worcester Shrub Hill
An historic luggage bridge which was removed from Worcester Shrub Hill station last year will soon be replaced with an identical-looking replica built with stronger modern materials.
Improvement work to begin at Lichfield Trent Valley station car park
Rail passengers in Staffordshire are being advised of an upcoming road resurfacing project at Lichfield Trent Valley which begins next week.
Stourbridge Town branch line to reopen following upgrade
Passengers making essential journeys will be welcomed back onto the Stourbridge Town branch line next week following the completion of improvement works.