Press Releases

Images issued after train conductor assaulted at Coseley station

May 22, 2015 13:12 BST London Midland Who are these youths? British Transport Police (BTP) officers want to speak to them after a train manager was assaulted at Coseley station. The incident happened at around 3pm on Thursday, 7 May, shortly after the 2.50pm Wolverhampton to Walsall service pulled into the station.

Industrial Action Suspended

May 21, 2015 15:00 BST London Midland Industrial action by RMT and TSSA employees of Network Rail planned for May 25 & 26 has been suspended. London Midland will therefore be running its planned services on all routes on both days.

Possible Industrial Action – Advice to Passengers

May 20, 2015 19:20 BST London Midland ​London Midland has issued its indicative plans in the event of industrial action by Network Rail employees on 25 & 26 May. These plans are based on information currently available from Network Rail and may be subject to change. The company is warning that very few trains will run and rail travel will be very difficult on both days. There will be no trains on most of the network.

Industrial action announcement

May 15, 2015 16:34 BST London Midland Network Rail employees who belong to the RMT trade union have voted in favour of taking strike action.

Van driver jailed for tobacco fraud

May 15, 2015 13:52 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A van driver was jailed yesterday after 1.37 million smuggled cigarettes found in his van were seized by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in Manchester.

Fire closes nine mile stretch of railway between Birmingham International and Coventry

May 02, 2015 05:40 BST London Midland London Midland is currently unable to operate train services between Birmingham International and Coventry.

London Midland cuts fares to London by up to 40%

Apr 30, 2015 09:50 BST London Midland London Midland is reducing a range ticket prices on its Birmingham to London services by up to 39.8%. A London Midland only Super Off-Peak single will fall from £24.90 to £15. The lowest return fare, available every day, from the West Midlands to London is being cut by 12% to just £22. There will also be price cuts on London Midland trains from Stoke and Crewe.

Apr 29, 2015 10:58 BST Poppy-PR One of the leading dental practices in Coventry has today launched its very own children’s book, aimed at helping both parents and children throughout the County, have a positive experience at the dentist.

Changes to train services this May Bank Holiday weekend

Apr 24, 2015 12:22 BST London Midland ​Services on some London Midland routes will be affected over the May Bank Holiday weekend due to planned improvement works.

Dry Trains for Cup Semi-Final This Sunday

Apr 17, 2015 12:48 BST London Midland London Midland is reminding fans no alcohol will be allowed on board its trains to and from this Sunday’s FA Cup Semi-Final at Wembley. London Midland’s head of West Coast services , Terry Oliver, said “To make everyone's journey more pleasant, alcohol is will be banned on London Midland trains to and from Sunday’s game between Liverpool and Aston Villa.”