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London Northwestern Railway passengers to benefit from advance fares up to an hour before departure

London Northwestern Railway passengers to benefit from advance fares up to an hour before departure

Press Releases   •   Dec 10, 2018 12:40 GMT

London Northwestern Railway passengers are now able to purchase reduced-price tickets up to one hour before departure on some routes. Passengers travelling to and from stations between Birmingham, Northampton and London Euston, can benefit from advance fares, even if they plan their journey at short notice.

£2.3 million overhaul of Lichfield Trent Valley station underway to make it accessible for everyone

£2.3 million overhaul of Lichfield Trent Valley station underway to make it accessible for everyone

Press Releases   •   Dec 07, 2018 10:56 GMT

Work is underway to install new lifts at Lichfield Trent Valley station to ensure it's accessible for everyone by Summer 2019.

Festive performances for Milton Keynes passengers

Festive performances for Milton Keynes passengers

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2018 10:21 GMT

Commuters passing through Milton Keynes station will be welcomed by some special festive performances over the next two weeks. The station will be welcoming a range of local choirs onto the concourse on the run up to Christmas, to entertain passengers and help raise funds for important local causes.

Families invited to join Santa’s festive train on the Abbey Line this Christmas

Families invited to join Santa’s festive train on the Abbey Line this Christmas

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2018 09:05 GMT

Santa’s festive train will be making it's way along the Abbey Line again this December, taking passengers to and from a special Grotto. On Sunday 9 December, between 1300 and 1600, passengers can get off the train at Bricket Wood and follow a short walk to St Stephen Parish Centre.

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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.

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.

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Wolverhampton partners group

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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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Widney Manor Suffragette display - Jan Hemlin and Jan Tilsley

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Artist Emma Johns talks about her involvement in the National Rail No Boundaries exhibition

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West Midlands Railway staff take part in the British Transplant Games Donor Run 2018

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Staff from West Midlands Railway took part in the 3k and 5k Donor Runs at the British Transplant Games 2018. The event, which took pla...

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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

Class 196 schedule of finishes

Class 196 schedule of finishes

Documents   •   Jun 19, 2018 10:33 BST

Please note this is not a final document and is subject to some small changes. However, this is how the new interiors might look.

Local Stakeholder Briefing May 2018

Local Stakeholder Briefing May 2018

Documents   •   Jun 05, 2018 14:09 BST

West Midlands Railway stakeholder briefing spring 2018

The West Midlands Railway stakeholder briefing spring 2018 presentation can be found here.

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