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London Northwestern Railway: Passengers reminded of Euston closure to main line services over Easter weekend

London Northwestern Railway: Passengers reminded of Euston closure to main line services over Easter weekend

Passengers travelling on the West Coast Main Line with London Northwestern Railway (LNR) are being reminded to travel either side of the Easter with London Euston closed to all main line services across the bank holiday weekend.
Due to major track upgrades by Network Rail, there will be no services between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central between Friday 29 March and Monday 1 April inclus

Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street and West Midlands Railway managing director Ian McConnell with a Class 730 train at Four Oaks

Final preparations underway ahead of new fleet introduction on the Cross City Line

Final preparations are underway ahead of the introduction of a brand new train fleet onto the Cross City Line through Birmingham.
As part of its £1billion investment in new trains and infrastructure, operator West Midlands Trains is introducing its new electric Class 730 fleet onto the Cross City line this spring. Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands joined West Midlands Trains managing dire

London Northwestern Railway: ‘Travel either side’ advice for West Coast Main Line passengers this Easter bank holiday

London Northwestern Railway: ‘Travel either side’ advice for West Coast Main Line passengers this Easter bank holiday

West Coast Main Line passengers are urged to travel either side of the Easter bank holiday weekend with London Euston closed to all main line services during major track upgrades.
£13.4 million is being invested across Network Rail's North West & Central region including £7m to upgrade over a kilometre of track between Camden, Bourne End and Colwich Junction which will mean more reliable jo

West Midlands Railway: ‘Travel either side’ advice for West Coast Main Line passengers this Easter bank holiday

West Midlands Railway: ‘Travel either side’ advice for West Coast Main Line passengers this Easter bank holiday

West Coast Main Line passengers are urged to travel either side of the Easter bank holiday weekend with London Euston closed to all main line services during major track upgrades.
£13.4 million is being invested across Network Rail's North West & Central region including £7m to upgrade over a kilometre of track between Camden, Bourne End and Colwich Junction which will mean more reliable jo

Rail passengers urged to check before travelling after landslip closes line between Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury

Rail passengers urged to check before travelling after landslip closes line between Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury

The railway between Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury is likely to remain closed for at least two weeks while Network Rail carries out emergency repairs following a landslip near Oakengates station in Telford.
On Friday morning (8 March) engineers closed the line between Wellington and Oakengates stations in both directions to assess a failed railway embankment.
Approximately 5,000 tonnes of mate

London Northwestern Railway: Competition open to name train on Marston Vale Line

London Northwestern Railway: Competition open to name train on Marston Vale Line

A competition to name a Class 150 train on the Marston Vale Line to celebrate the reintroduction of the full rail timetable is now open.
Operator London Northwestern Railway (LNR) is looking for suggestions of names which celebrate people and places along the line between Bedford and Bletchley. LNR has also put a major ticket offer in place which represents a discount of up to 90% on the usual

New lease of life for Henley-in-Arden station as Network Rail’s chair Lord Peter Hendy opens new community space

New lease of life for Henley-in-Arden station as Network Rail’s chair Lord Peter Hendy opens new community space

Yesterday (Thursday 22 February), representatives from the Railway Heritage Trust, Henley-in-Arden Parish Council, West Midlands Railway, Friends of the Shakespeare Line and Friends of Henley Railway Station joined Network Rail’s Lord Peter Hendy to open Henley-in-Arden’s newly refurbished station building.
The original station building, which dates back to 1908, has been repurposed into a styl

 Passengers thanked after West Coast main line reopens following emergency landslip repairs

Passengers thanked after West Coast main line reopens following emergency landslip repairs

Network Rail has thanked passengers after completing major repairs to stabilise a railway embankment on the West Coast main line after storms and heavy rain caused a landslip between Coventry and Rugby on Sunday 11 February.
The railway between London Euston and Birmingham reopened this afternoon (Tuesday 13 February) after rail engineers closed the line to secure the embankment allowing trai

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