Press Releases

State-of-the-art cycle storage facility opens in Stourbridge

Aug 20, 2014 11:17 BST London Midland The latest in a new generation of state-of-the-art cycle storage facilities has been unveiled at a Black Country railway station.

Going…Going…Gone! BBC’s Nick Davies flogs antiques for stroke

Aug 18, 2014 10:30 BST Stroke Association

Five day seat sale – our cheapest ever fares are up for grabs!

Aug 13, 2014 15:58 BST London Midland London Midland is slashing the price of Off-Peak Return tickets on selected routes.

Payback time for electrical VAT fraudster

Aug 07, 2014 16:57 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Payback time for electrical VAT fraudster A Staffordshire man jailed for stealing over £372,000 by making fraudulent VAT repayment claims has been ordered to pay money back or face an extra two years in jail. The confiscation order comes after a financial investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Staffordshire resident tackles Great North Run for stroke

Aug 06, 2014 10:42 BST Stroke Association

Get off the track - stay off the track

Aug 06, 2014 09:00 BST London Midland Hundreds of children and young adults in the West Midlands are risking their lives, and those of rail passengers and staff, by trespassing on the railway, latest figures have revealed.

Countdown to Euston line closures this August

Aug 05, 2014 17:18 BST London Midland This week sees the first of three weekend closures to the West Coast main line, the stretch of railway that runs into and out of London Euston.

Enjoy 100 great days out with London Midland

Aug 05, 2014 10:03 BST London Midland As school’s out for summer, parents and families up and down the country are searching for value for money day trips, so we’ve put together ‘100 great days out’ with fantastic prices on travel and discounted entry at leading tourist attractions across the UK.

Rail replacement services receive the thumbs up from local MP

Aug 04, 2014 11:59 BST London Midland As the programme of improvement work on the railway between Redditch and Barnt Green reaches the halfway mark, Redditch MP Karen Lumley visited the station to find out more about the rail replacement services in place for passengers.

Construction industry gang jailed for £8 million fraud

Jul 30, 2014 14:33 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A 20-strong gang from the West Midlands, Staffordshire and Manchester has been jailed for almost 90 years for stealing more than £8 million in a sophisticated tax fraud.