West Midlands Railway to increase capacity as reopening of society continues
Rail operator West Midlands Railway is introducing dozens of new and longer services as further societal restrictions ease.
West Midlands Railway issues passenger advice during year-long Perry Barr station closure
Rail passengers in Birmingham are being reminded to make alternative travel plans when Perry Barr station closes for a 12-month redevelopment from next week.
West Midlands Trains hailed for commitment to diversity and inclusion
Rail operator West Midlands Trains (WMT) has been hailed for its commitment to diversity and inclusion after receiving a prestigious national accreditation.The company, which runs services under the West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway brands, has achieved Stage 2 of the Investors in Diversity Award.The accreditation, from the National Centre for Diversity (NCFD), recognises WMT’s
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.