News Desk

Latest news from West Midlands Railway.

Chance for Worcester rail passengers to have their say

Chance for Worcester rail passengers to have their say

Monday, 29 July 2019

Officials from West Midlands Railway will be on hand to answer passengers' questions at Worcester Foregate Street station on Thursday 1 August as part of the 'Whistle Stop Tour'.

Check before you travel this Friday

Check before you travel this Friday

Friday, 26 July 2019

West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers to check before they travel today ( Friday 26 July). This is due to emegrency enginnering repairs needed as a result of yesterday's hot weather and many trains starting the day out of place on the network.

Hot weather advice – Do not start new journeys!

Hot weather advice – Do not start new journeys!

Thursday, 25 July 2019

London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway are advising passengers not to start new journeys as high temperatures are affecting the rail network.

Hot weather update: West Midlands Railway

Hot weather update: West Midlands Railway

Thursday, 25 July 2019

Services in the West Midlands Railway network are running a full service today despite the hot temperatures.

Rail passengers in West Midlands warned to check before travelling in extreme heat

Rail passengers in West Midlands warned to check before travelling in extreme heat

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Rail passengers across the West Midlands are being advised to check their journeys before travelling on Thursday as extremely high temperatures hit the region.

New station for Wolverhampton moves a step closer

New station for Wolverhampton moves a step closer

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

​A project to build a new transport interchange at Wolverhampton hit new heights this week with the completion of the roof on phase one of the new railway station.

England cricket legend Ian Bell unveils Edgbaston rail partnership

England cricket legend Ian Bell unveils Edgbaston rail partnership

Tuesday, 23 July 2019

​Five-time Ashes winner and Warwickshire CCC batsman Ian Bell MBE has unveiled West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway as Edgbaston Stadium’s official 2019/20 rail partners.

Record numbers of rail travellers using passenger assistance

Record numbers of rail travellers using passenger assistance

Monday, 22 July 2019

Record numbers of passengers are taking advantage of assisted travel across the West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway networks, new figures have revealed.

Railway uniform charity scheme nominated for top award

Railway uniform charity scheme nominated for top award

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

​A charitable initiative which saw West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway staff donate their old uniforms to charity has been nominated for a prestigious award.

Free travel to University of Worcester Open Day under pilot scheme

Free travel to University of Worcester Open Day under pilot scheme

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

​Students considering studying at the University of Worcester can claim free travel on West Midlands Railway services when attending an Open Day under a new pilot scheme launched today.