News Desk

Latest news from West Midlands Railway.

Euston disruption continues into evening peak

Euston disruption continues into evening peak

Thursday, 17 October 2019

​Passengers at London Euston are being advised of continued disruption into the evening peak as services continue to recover from a major signal failure earlier.

Euston disruption update

Euston disruption update

Thursday, 17 October 2019

​ Some trains are now able to run into London Euston following a signal failure earlier this morning. As a result of the disruption, London Northwestern Railway is running a half hourly service , calling all stations , between Northampton and Euston.

No trains to Euston due to signal failure

No trains to Euston due to signal failure

Thursday, 17 October 2019

Trains terminating at Watford Junction only due to signal failure.

Accessibility transformation of Stechford station reaches major milestone

Accessibility transformation of Stechford station reaches major milestone

Monday, 14 October 2019

​The transformation of Stechford station in Birmingham to make it more accessible for passengers has reached a key milestone with the new footbridge and lift shafts now in place.

West Midlands Railway partners with Malvern Festival of Innovation

West Midlands Railway partners with Malvern Festival of Innovation

Monday, 7 October 2019

Visitors to Great Malvern station will receive a special welcome this week as the Malvern Festival of Innovation takes over the platforms.

Chance to discuss Cross City leaf fall timetable in Birmingham

Chance to discuss Cross City leaf fall timetable in Birmingham

Friday, 4 October 2019

​A special leaf fall timetable is coming into operation on the Cross City line in Birmingham later this month - and passengers can find out more at an information session at New Street station.

Luggage bridge to be restored at Worcester Shrub Hill

Luggage bridge to be restored at Worcester Shrub Hill

Thursday, 3 October 2019

​A Grade II listed former luggage bridge is being lovingly restored for passengers at Worcester Shrub Hill station by Network Rail.

Friendship group in Birmingham hailed as Cross City Heroes

Friendship group in Birmingham hailed as Cross City Heroes

Wednesday, 2 October 2019

​A remarkable community group which encourages friendship among people with different communication needs have celebrated being recognised as Cross City Heroes.

Top communications award for West Midlands train operator

Top communications award for West Midlands train operator

Monday, 30 September 2019

A top communications industry body has hailed the work of West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway in informing passengers of the biggest timetable shake-up in more than a decade.

Special timetable to tackle Cross City leaf fall

Special timetable to tackle Cross City leaf fall

Monday, 30 September 2019

​A special seven-week timetable for commuters on the Cross City line through Birmingham is being introduced by West Midlands Railway to combat delays caused by autumnal leaf fall.