Press Releases

Extended free car park at Yardley Wood station opens for rail commuters

Apr 17, 2014 08:30 BST London Midland A new £260,000 facility offering more free car parking at a south Birmingham railway station has opened to the public today (Friday April 18).

Passenger complaints fall by 73.3%

Apr 16, 2014 10:49 BST London Midland The latest data released by the Office for Rail Regulation (ORR) shows that passenger complaints at London Midland fell by 73.3% when compared to the same period last year.

London Midland recognised as recycling champions

Apr 16, 2014 09:36 BST London Midland London Midland has received national recognition for its commitment to the green agenda in the Zero Waste Awards.

Manchester crowned king of North West entrepreneurs

Apr 14, 2014 15:59 BST Virgin Trains Student entrepreneurs from across the North West have been given a valuable opportunity to pitch to top marketing executives and agencies, thanks to Virgin Trains.

Carlisle passengers to benefit from better station access

Apr 14, 2014 15:31 BST Virgin Trains Passengers using Carlisle station are benefitting from a £1.8 million investment to provide step-free access to platforms for the first time.

IRITS Rail Summit 2015 online registration now open

Apr 14, 2014 13:17 BST IRITS 2015

Work to start on Redditch line improvements as part of £100m investment

Apr 11, 2014 12:20 BST London Midland Work will start later this year to increase the frequency of trains between Barnt Green and Redditch and redevelop the station at Alvechurch to provide a better railway for passengers.

A dream come true for rail enthusiast

Apr 10, 2014 15:43 BST London Midland Rail enthusiast Anthony Wojtas’ dreams came true this week as he took control of the driver’s seat at London Midland’s training academy.

London Midland supports Luton Town FC’s youth programme

Apr 08, 2014 14:11 BST London Midland London Midland’s support for Luton Town FC’s Cedars shadow youth squad was recognised in an on-pitch presentation at Saturday’s first team home game against Aldershot.

Cycle hub scoops innovation award just weeks after opening

Apr 07, 2014 15:33 BST London Midland A state-of-the-art cycle storage facility has won a prestigious industry award just weeks after opening to the public.