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Service disruption comes to an end as agreement is reached with ASLEF

Press Release   •   Feb 02, 2011 07:17 GMT

Due to a dispute with ASLEF (the train drivers' union) relating to overtime working, we had to cancel a number of trains from mid-February to mid-April.

An agreement has now been reached with ASLEF, and a full service has now been operating since Tuesday 19 April.

Please accept our apologies if your journey has been affected and thank you for your patience.

Please click here for more information, including a detailed list of any cancelled trains.

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Since 2007, London Midland has been providing train services to and from London in the south, to Birmingham in the Midlands and Liverpool in the north-west.  Over 60 million passenger journeys a year are made using on the network and London Midland manage 148 stations and operate
over 1,300 services a day.

London Midland is owned by Govia, the partnership between the Go-Ahead Group and Keolis. Govia
is the UK’s busiest rail operator, responsible for nearly 30 per cent of UK passenger rail journeys through its three rail companies, Southern (which includes Gatwick Express services), Southeastern and London Midland.  Further information on Govia is available at

London Midland has won a range of awards, including Best Local Transport Integration, four Rail Business Awards for marketing, public relations and customer information, five Golden Spanner Awards for Engineering, three IOIC awards for internal communication and three Railstaff Awards for Outstanding Customer Service, Lifesaving and Charity Work.

In 2013 London Midland was awarded the Investors in People (IiP) Silver Award and been awarded the 5 Star award by the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) in 2012.

For more information about London Midland please visit the London Midland website or the newsroom website.

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