West Midlands Railway to provide free train travel to competitors at this year's British Transplant Games
Press Releases • Jul 11, 2018 09:51 BST
West Midlands Railway is offering free train travel between Birmingham New Street and University stations to over 2,500 competitors at this year’s British Transplant Games. The annual event is taking place from Thursday 2 until Sunday 5 August across Birmingham. Transplant recipients of all ages will participate in a variety of sports, to celebrate the life-changing impact of organ donation..
Press Releases • Jul 09, 2018 15:43 BST
The Rail Delivery Group (RDG) has today made an important announcement regarding the December 2018 timetable change. The rail industry has reviewed its plans for the winter timetable following disruption in parts of the country after the May timetable change and will make fewer changes to ensure people get a more reliable service
Press Releases • Jul 09, 2018 14:59 BST
West Coast main line train passengers are being urged to avoid all but essential rail travel to and from London over three consecutive weekends in August and September when Euston station will be closed. As part of Britain’s Railway Upgrade Plan, Network Rail is replacing North Wembley junction - a major intersection on Europe’s busiest mixed-use railway.
Press Releases • Jul 05, 2018 07:32 BST
Transport providers, businesses, local authorities and local communities have come together at a first-of-its-kind event held by West Midlands Trains. The inaugural Transport Integration Forum is a unique opportunity to explore ways to improve connectivity and travel integration issues across the West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway networks.
Press Releases • Jun 29, 2018 17:25 BST
The hard work and dedication of station adopters has been recognised by West Midlands Trains, on a day out on the Severn Valley Railway. On Thursday 28 June, 85 volunteers enjoyed a return journey from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth as thank you for their efforts in brightening up stations across the rail network.
Press Releases • Jun 29, 2018 09:11 BST
From 1 – 24 June the sixth edition of Birmingham International Dance Festival 2018 (BIDF 2018) has seen the sun shine and the city dance! Audiences were treated to an amazing 205 performances by 338 artists in venues, streets and parks across the city.
Press Releases • Jun 27, 2018 10:00 BST
West Midlands Trains has been announced as Lichfield Festival’s new Principal Partner for 2018. The company’s support is a vital boost to the Midlands’ premier multi-arts festival which brings world-class music, arts and entertainment to the city each July.
Press Releases • Jun 25, 2018 11:00 BST
Trains will run as normal this weekend, as the first section of the new footbridge connecting Telford railway station to the town centre is lifted into place. Work will be taking place between midnight on Saturday (30 June) and 08.30 on Sunday (1 July).
Press Releases • Jun 21, 2018 16:48 BST
Cycle parking arrangements at Wolverhampton Railway Station are changing in preparation for works to start on delivering a new station building.
Press Releases • Jun 19, 2018 10:33 BST
West Midlands Trains has given Rail User Groups a sneak preview of the seating being developed for a brand new fleet of trains.
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West Midlands Trains Ltd. will be running the West Midlands rail franchise from 10 December 2017 until 2025/6.
Operating train services between London and Northwest and in and around the West Midlands region, West Midlands Trains Ltd. will be running the West Midlands rail franchise from 10 December 2017 until 2025/6.
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