Press Releases

Stakeholders sit down and relax with West Midlands Trains

Stakeholders sit down and relax with West Midlands Trains

Jun 19, 2018 10:33 BST
​West Midlands Trains has given Rail User Groups a sneak preview of the seating being d...

Do not travel – floods making railways impassable

Do not travel – floods making railways impassable

May 27, 2018 20:16 BST
Local train operators are advising passengers not to travel this evening. Flooding acr...

Wembley-bound football fans urged to plan their journeys this bank holiday

Wembley-bound football fans urged to plan their journeys this bank holiday

May 25, 2018 13:22 BST
Aston Villa, Shrewsbury Town and Coventry City fans heading to Wembley this weekend are...

 First electric train travels between Birmingham and Bromsgrove

First electric train travels between Birmingham and Bromsgrove

May 21, 2018 13:13 BST
​The first ever electric train has travelled between Birmingham and Bromsgrove.

Extra services on the way for the Chase Line

Extra services on the way for the Chase Line

May 11, 2018 12:44 BST
Train users will be able to enjoy increased services on the Chase Line later this month...

Subway closure signals final preparations for full station works

Subway closure signals final preparations for full station works

May 10, 2018 16:14 BST
​From Sunday 20 May, 2018, the pedestrian subway at Wolverhampton Railway Station will ...

Kenilworth station to open on Monday

Kenilworth station to open on Monday

Apr 27, 2018 16:28 BST
​Kenilworth will get its first train service since the mid-1960s on Monday (30 April) ,...

West Midlands Railway lights up the region

West Midlands Railway lights up the region

Apr 27, 2018 13:13 BST
West Midlands Railway (WMR) has lit up famous landmarks across the Midlands in its dist...

West Midlands Trains to play central role at 2022 Games

West Midlands Trains to play central role at 2022 Games

Apr 15, 2018 13:31 BST
​As the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast comes to a close, West Midlands Tr...

Wolverhampton joins West Midlands Railway family

Wolverhampton joins West Midlands Railway family

Apr 03, 2018 16:51 BST
West Midlands Railway has taken charge of Wolverhampton station, replacing previous ope...