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Unlimited Off-peak travel from £15 this April

Mar 23, 2015 08:50 GMT London Midland ​Just in time for the Easter school break, London Midland has more fantastic fares are up for grabs this April through the Great Escape getaway. There areover 50,000 Great Escape tickets available for travel from 7 - 19 April. Download your special voucher from Monday 30 March at www.londonmidland.com/greatescape

Check before you travel this Easter as investment in the railway continues

Mar 19, 2015 12:57 GMT London Midland Passengers are being advised to check before they travel on the West Coast main line this Easter as Network Rail continues its programme of investment and improvements. There will be no direct services between London Euston and Hemel Hempstead from Good Friday (3 April) and Easter Monday (6 April) while Network Rail installs the latest upgrades in the Watford area.

Evening peak services disrupted to and from London Euston

Mar 18, 2015 15:31 GMT London Midland Severe disruption to trains to and from Euston will affect evening peak services. This is due to damage to the overhead power supply in the Bletchley area. Network Rail estimates it could take until 0600 hours tomorrow (Thursday 19 March) to repair 800 metres of damaged cables.

​​Major disruption on services to and from London Euston

Mar 18, 2015 14:51 GMT London Midland There is severe disruption to train services to and from Euston. This is due to damage to the overhead power supply in the Bletchley area. The London Midland services to and from Euston affected are: Northampton via Milton Keynes Birmingham via Northampton and Crewe via the Trent Valley

 From Walsall to Wembley - Travel Advice for Sunday's Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final

Mar 17, 2015 09:41 GMT London Midland ​London Midland is advising Wembley-bound Walsall fans to change trains at Harrow and Wealdstone this Sunday (22 March). To help ease the journey to the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final, London Midland trains will be making additional stops at Harrow and Wealdstone station.Here you can make an easy connection to Wembley Central using London Underground and London Overground rail services.

Birmingham man banned in landmark anti-social behaviour ruling

Mar 12, 2015 16:25 GMT London Midland A Birmingham man has been banned from part of the railway network in a landmark ruling cracking down on anti-social behaviour on public transport. Matthew Bayliss is the first person in the West Midlands to receive a full Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) relating to the transport network. The order follows a two year onslaught of misbehaviour by Bayliss on the Cross City line.

London Midland managers join global team to aid US rail company

Mar 09, 2015 10:01 GMT London Midland ​Two London Midland managers have flown to the USA to help a commuter rail network in the Boston area. Over the past month Boston has been experiencing record breaking low temperatures and snowfall .These severe weather conditions have resulted in huge challenges for the Keolis Commuter Services (KCS) team. Sean McBroom and Mark Goodall, answered the call .

​Travel Advice for Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final

Mar 09, 2015 09:54 GMT London Midland Change trains at Harrow and Wealdstone.That’s the advice for Wembley-bound Walsall fans travelling to the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final on Sunday, 22 March.

Mar 06, 2015 17:20 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A medium who toured the world and touted his spiritual abilities online has been jailed for illegally claiming disability benefits and failing to pay tax.

​Easier to use train information from London Midland

Feb 26, 2015 12:06 GMT London Midland London Midland has made it even easier to get train information. The train company has upgraded its award-winning app to help rail users on the go. The London Midland app allows you to check train times, buy tickets and save your most used journeys. It even lets you claim compensation if you are delayed just by tapping the screen. The app is available for both Apple and android phones.