Press Releases

New take on rugby training

Sep 28, 2015 16:35 BST London Midland Liverpool Medical School is taking a new approach to rugby training. The school’s rugby team has just scored a sponsorship deal with train operator, London Midland. London Midland operates 1,300 trains per day, including two trains per hour between Liverpool and Birmingham. Its network stretches from Liverpool to London and across the West Midlands.

​Bromsgrove stroke survivor set to take part in charity fashion show

Sep 28, 2015 11:06 BST Stroke Association A stroke survivor from Bromsgrove will overcome the challenges faced after her stroke to take to the stage in an M&Co Charity Fashion Show in aid of the Bromsgrove Lions.

​Halesowen stroke survivor tackles Great Birmingham Run for the Stroke Association

Sep 23, 2015 14:21 BST Stroke Association A stroke survivor from Halesowen will take on the Great Birmingham Run on Sunday 18 October 2015, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Birmingham stroke survivor calls on people to ‘Give a Hand’

Sep 22, 2015 15:46 BST Stroke Association

Passengers urged to be prepared for Birmingham’s big weekend

Sep 22, 2015 14:42 BST London Midland ​Train passengers are being urged to allow extra time for journeys ahead of Birmingham’s big bumper weekend. While the transformed Birmingham New Street station is able to handle the hundreds of thousands of people expected to use it this Saturday and Sunday (26 and 27 September), passengers should be prepared for busier trains, queuing systems in stations and a much busier city centre.

The Owl now departing Snow Hill Station

Sep 21, 2015 11:13 BST London Midland ​Fans of Dr Whoot have just one week left to see him at Snow Hill Station before he dematerialises. The Owl, inspired by the famous Doctor Who blue Tardis, has been perched at the entrance to Birmingham Snow Hill station since June. On Sunday 27 September Dr Whoot will be moving on. London Midland has sponsored the owl in aid of Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s The Big Hoot event.

Extra Train Services for Capital One Cup Games

Sep 21, 2015 08:43 BST London Midland ​​London Midland will be running five extra services for this week’s Capital One cup games at Villa Park and Bescot Stadium.

Extra Services for Rugby World Cup Games

Sep 16, 2015 16:40 BST London Midland London Midland will be running extra services for the Rugby World Cup matches at Wembley, Milton Keynes and Villa Park in September and October. The train company is advising rail travellers that services will be busy on match days and passengers should allow extra time to make their journeys.

Reduced car parking at Redditch Station this weekend

Sep 14, 2015 11:05 BST London Midland There will be reduced car parking at Redditch station this weekend. The car park will be closed from 2000 hours on Friday, 18th September 2015, until 0500 hours Monday, 21st September 2015. This is to allow repairs to be made to the car park surface. Passengers will not be able to use the main car park overnight and during the day whilst the work is carried out.

Train travel advice for Worcester runners & riders this Sunday

Sep 14, 2015 08:09 BST London Midland London Midland is advising passengers travelling to or from Worcester Foregate Street station on Sunday to allow extra time for their journey. The Worcester City run is returning to The Faithful City on Sunday, September 20. Events include the main 10km run, junior races and a 40km bike and run.