Press Releases

Extra train for early marathon goers this Sunday

Extra train for early marathon goers this Sunday

Apr 21, 2016 16:11 BST
​To support the London Marathon this weekend, London Midland is running an extra train ...

London Midland Boosts Trains for Capital Weekend of Sport

London Midland Boosts Trains for Capital Weekend of Sport

Apr 18, 2016 17:14 BST
London Midland is boosting its train services to help marathon goers and football fans ...

Vandalism suspected cause rail disruption at Birmingham New Street

Vandalism suspected cause rail disruption at Birmingham New Street

Apr 11, 2016 12:46 BST
Vandalism was the likely cause of widespread disruption affecting passengers in and out...

Update -Birmingham New Street Power Failure - Train services starting to run

Update -Birmingham New Street Power Failure - Train services starting to run

Apr 11, 2016 10:52 BST
Network Rail has re-opened the line between Birmingham New St and Birmingham Internatio...

Power Failure Affecting all Birmingham New Street Train Services

Power Failure Affecting all Birmingham New Street Train Services

Apr 11, 2016 05:40 BST
All train services through Birmingham New St are being disrupted by a signalling failur...

London Midland app hits 100,000 download mark!

London Midland app hits 100,000 download mark!

Mar 31, 2016 14:42 BST
London Midland’s travel app has now been downloaded over 100,000 times. The app has ...

​TransPennine Express and Angel Trains orders 95 Inter City rail carriages from UK manufacturer Hitachi

​TransPennine Express and Angel Trains orders 95 Inter City rail carriages from UK manufacturer Hitachi

Mar 31, 2016 14:33 BST
Thursday 31st March- The new TransPennine Express (TPE) franchise, operated by FirstGro...

Virgin unveils the Virgin Azuma!

Virgin unveils the Virgin Azuma!

Mar 18, 2016 10:03 GMT
Livery and name for Virgin’s new fleet of East Coast trains unveiled for first time ...

HB2U! BTP’s text service turns three!

HB2U! BTP’s text service turns three!

Mar 14, 2016 07:00 GMT
It is three years since we introduced our pioneering and innovative 61016 text number. ...

Manufacturing – not just a man’s world

Manufacturing – not just a man’s world

Mar 09, 2016 17:10 GMT
Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) celebrated International Women’s Day by holding a ‘Ladies Day...