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Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at Tamworth Station

Major lift improvement scheme to begin at Tamworth Station

Monday, 6 July 2020

​Passengers using Tamworth station are being advised there will be no lift access at the site from July 20 while essential improvements are carried out.

Watford Junction forecourt improvements under way

Watford Junction forecourt improvements under way

Thursday, 2 July 2020

A project to enhance the forecourt at the entrance to Watford Junction station is under way.​ The scheme, being run by Watford Borough Council, will include the installation of large freestanding letters spelling out 'WATFORD'.

London Northwestern Railway issues travel advice as leisure industry restrictions ease

London Northwestern Railway issues travel advice as leisure industry restrictions ease

Thursday, 2 July 2020

​As parts of the hospitality sector reopen this weekend, London Northwestern Railway is reminding passengers that trains are for necessary journeys only.

Thousands of extra seats as West Midlands Trains unveils expanded timetable

Thousands of extra seats as West Midlands Trains unveils expanded timetable

Monday, 29 June 2020

​Rail operator West Midlands Trains is adding thousands of extra seats to its timetable from next week as demand for train travel continues to increase amid the easing of lockdown measures.

West Midlands Trains appoints new engineering director

West Midlands Trains appoints new engineering director

Monday, 22 June 2020

​Rail operator West Midlands Trains has announced that Zena Dent has been appointed its new engineering director to oversee the implementation of two brand new train fleets as well as the maintenance of the existing fleet.

London Northwestern Railway says ‘thank you’ as passengers don face coverings
New passenger lifts open at Lichfield Trent Valley station

New passenger lifts open at Lichfield Trent Valley station

Thursday, 18 June 2020

​Navigating the West Midlands railway network has been made easier for passengers with mobility needs after the important opening of new lifts at Lichfield Trent Valley station this week.

London Northwestern Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

London Northwestern Railway update: Face coverings become mandatory on public transport

Monday, 15 June 2020

​Rail passengers using London Northwestern Railway services are being reminded they must wear a face covering when travelling on public transport from today (Monday 15 June).

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to be prepared as face coverings become mandatory on trains

Tuesday, 9 June 2020

​London Northwestern Railway passengers are being urged to ‘travel prepared’ and bring a face covering with them when their use becomes mandatory from Monday (June 15).

Video: London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to wear face coverings on every journey

Video: London Northwestern Railway urges passengers to wear face coverings on every journey

Wednesday, 3 June 2020

​Rail passengers are being urged to wear face coverings on every journey as part of a new social distancing campaign launched by London Northwestern Railway.