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London Northwestern Railway: Passengers urged to check journeys ahead of industrial action

London Northwestern Railway: Passengers urged to check journeys ahead of industrial action

Passengers travelling with London Northwestern Railway (LNR) are being urged to check their journeys ahead of industrial action in December.
Members from the ASLEF union have announced their intention to stage strike action on Sunday 3 December. No services will operate on any LNR route as a result.
Additionally, ASLEF members will stage action short of strike in the form of an overtime ban

West Midlands Railway: Passengers urged to check journeys ahead of industrial action

West Midlands Railway: Passengers urged to check journeys ahead of industrial action

Passengers travelling with West Midlands Railway (WMR) are being urged to check their journeys ahead of industrial action in December.
Members from the ASLEF union have announced their intention to stage strike action on Sunday 3 December. No services will operate on any WMR route as a result.
Additionally, ASLEF members will stage action short of strike in the form of an overtime ban betwee

Episode Two of West Midlands Railway’s podcast features Pete Waterman and Francis Bourgeois

Episode Two of West Midlands Railway’s podcast features Pete Waterman and Francis Bourgeois

Music legend Pete Waterman and railway social media star Francis Bourgeois are among the guests on the second episode of West Midlands Railway’s “On The Rails” podcast, out today (Tue 21 Nov).
In the second episode, pop empresario Pete explains his passion for the railway and how he wrote some of the UK’s most popular pop hits whilst travelling on the train. Social media sensation Francis also

Community projects given go-ahead thanks to funding from London Northwestern Railway

Community projects given go-ahead thanks to funding from London Northwestern Railway

Community rail projects have been given the go-ahead thanks to funding from London Northwestern Railway (LNR).
Grants of up to £10,000 were made available through the latest round of LNR’s “Your Community, Your Fund” scheme, funded by the Department for Transport. The scheme is aimed at inspiring people to get involved with the railway and supporting established groups with projects which benef

Community projects given go-ahead thanks to funding from West Midlands Railway

Community projects given go-ahead thanks to funding from West Midlands Railway

Community rail projects have been given the go-ahead thanks to funding from West Midlands Railway (WMR).
Grants of up to £10,000 were made available through the latest round of WMR’s “Your Community, Your Fund” scheme, funded by the Department for Transport. The scheme is aimed at inspiring people to get involved with the railway and supporting established groups with projects which benefit bot

Members of the Bricket Wood Station Heritage Trust at the official opening

London Northwestern Railway: Hertfordshire railway station unveils tea room thanks to community grant

A beautifully-restored tea room at a picturesque railway station in Hertfordshire is now officially open for business thanks to a grant from rail operator London Northwestern Railway (LNR).
Bricket Wood station - on the Abbey Line between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey – has benefited from a makeover thanks to £250,000 of funding from LNR and years of dedication to the project from local

Rail industry creates immersive VR film to show passengers at Birmingham New Street how they can help to combat sexual harassment

Rail industry creates immersive VR film to show passengers at Birmingham New Street how they can help to combat sexual harassment

Immersive VR experience, designed to empower bystanders to recognise and help combat sexual harassment on the railway, on show today at Birmingham New Street station. Demonstrating how a small action could make a big difference is important - 85% of women would feel relieved if someone intervened when experiencing sexual harassment on public transport.  This is the latest in a series of nationw

London Northwestern Railway: West Coast Main Line passengers urged to plan ahead of September closure

London Northwestern Railway: West Coast Main Line passengers urged to plan ahead of September closure

Passengers travelling on the West Coast Line are being urged to plan ahead of a major week-long closure in September.
London Northwestern Railway services between Milton Keynes and Northampton will be replaced by buses between Saturday 2 September and Sunday 10 September while Network Rail connects a major rail freight interchange to the route.
When complete next year, the huge Strategic Rai

West Midlands Railway: Impressive time-lapse video released after Trent Valley line upgrades

West Midlands Railway: Impressive time-lapse video released after Trent Valley line upgrades

Major upgrades on the Trent Valley line to improve future rail journeys for passengers and freight services are now complete.
The railway reopened today (Monday 24 July) after essential improvements to the West Coast main line through Staffordshire.
During a nine-day railway closure, Network Rail replaced 2,000 metres of track, 3,000 new railway sleepers and laid 2,500 tonnes of track founda

London Northwestern Railway: Impressive time-lapse video released after Trent Valley line upgrades

London Northwestern Railway: Impressive time-lapse video released after Trent Valley line upgrades

Major upgrades on the Trent Valley line to improve future rail journeys for passengers and freight services are now complete.
The railway reopened today (Monday 24 July) after essential improvements to the West Coast main line through Staffordshire.
During a nine-day railway closure, Network Rail replaced 2,000 metres of track, 3,000 new railway sleepers and laid 2,500 tonnes of track founda

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