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Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

Fund to improve Milton Keynes railway communities launched

Fund to improve Milton Keynes railway communities launched

Monday, 9 September 2019

​A pioneering fund to improve neighbourhoods near stations including Milton Keynes and Bletchley has been launched today with bids invited from across communities.

Fund to improve Northampton railway communities launched

Fund to improve Northampton railway communities launched

Monday, 9 September 2019

​A pioneering fund to improve neighbourhoods near stations including Northampton and Long Buckby has been launched today with bids invited from across communities.

Fund to improve Liverpool railway communities launched

Fund to improve Liverpool railway communities launched

Monday, 9 September 2019

​A pioneering fund to improve neighbourhoods near stations including Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool South Parkway has been launched today with bids invited from across communities.

Train bosses to meet passengers on Marston Vale line

Train bosses to meet passengers on Marston Vale line

Friday, 6 September 2019

​Passengers using the Marston Vale line will have the chance to discuss the service with London Northwestern Railway managers later this month - aboard the trains themselves.

Hundreds of ticketless travellers given penalty fares at Birmingham New Street

Hundreds of ticketless travellers given penalty fares at Birmingham New Street

Monday, 19 August 2019

​Hundreds of ticketless train travellers using Birmingham New Street station were issued with penalty fares during a cross-industry clampdown.

Major disruption at Rugeley Trent Valley

Major disruption at Rugeley Trent Valley

Friday, 16 August 2019

Passengers are being warned to check journeys before travelling this evening (Fri 16 Aug) as work to repair damaged overhead lines near Rugeley Trent Valley continues to cause disruption.

Car parking charges to be introduced at nine stations

Car parking charges to be introduced at nine stations

Friday, 9 August 2019

​Car parking charges are being introduced at nine stations across the London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway networks.

Disruption between Birmingham and Coventry

Disruption between Birmingham and Coventry

Friday, 9 August 2019

Rail services between Coventry and Birmingham are expected to be disrupted for the remainder of today ( Friday 9 August). Network Rail engineers are repairing 40 metres of overhead cables in a tunnel near Tile Hill.

Positive artwork installed to brighten up Tamworth station

Positive artwork installed to brighten up Tamworth station

Thursday, 8 August 2019

​Artwork and photographs with positive messages of wellbeing have gone on display at Tamworth station to help create a brighter more welcoming space for passengers.

Train honour for Watford Junction legend Vic Hall

Train honour for Watford Junction legend Vic Hall

Wednesday, 7 August 2019

​A railwayman who has been helping passengers in Watford for more than 50 years had a train named in his honour - on the day he finally hung up his whistle.