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Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

Celebration will mark 180 years of Tamworth station

Celebration will mark 180 years of Tamworth station

Wednesday, 7 August 2019

A grand celebration marking 180 years of Tamworth railway station is being held next week by London Northwestern Railway. The station was originally opened on 12 August 1839 by officials from the Birmingham and Derby Junction Railway and has continued to serve passengers ever since.

Chance for Northampton rail passengers to have their say

Chance for Northampton rail passengers to have their say

Friday, 2 August 2019

Officials from London Northwestern Railway will be on hand to answer questions at Northampton station on Wednesday 7 August as the 'Whistle Stop Tour' rolls into town.

Check before you travel this Friday

Check before you travel this Friday

Friday, 26 July 2019

West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers to check before they travel today ( Friday 26 July). This is due to emegrency enginnering repairs needed as a result of yesterday's hot weather and many trains starting the day out of place on the network.

Hot weather advice – Do not start new journeys!

Hot weather advice – Do not start new journeys!

Thursday, 25 July 2019

London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway are advising passengers not to start new journeys as high temperatures are affecting the rail network.

Hot weather update: London Northwestern Railway

Hot weather update: London Northwestern Railway

Thursday, 25 July 2019

Passengers are advised to check their journeys before travelling as London Northwestern Railway will run a significantly reduced service in and out of London Euston today due to heat-related blanket speed restrictions imposed by Network Rail.

Passengers using London Northwestern Railway warned to check before travelling in extreme heat

Updated: Passengers urged to check journeys as London Euston services reduced due to extreme heat

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

​Passengers using London Northwestern Railway services are being advised of a reduced service to and from London Euston on Thursday (25 July) as extremely high temperatures hit the country.

England cricket legend Ian Bell unveils Edgbaston rail partnership

England cricket legend Ian Bell unveils Edgbaston rail partnership

Tuesday, 23 July 2019

​Five-time Ashes winner and Warwickshire CCC batsman Ian Bell MBE has unveiled West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway as Edgbaston Stadium’s official 2019/20 rail partners.

Record numbers of rail travellers using passenger assistance

Record numbers of rail travellers using passenger assistance

Monday, 22 July 2019

Record numbers of passengers are taking advantage of assisted travel across the West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway networks, new figures have revealed.

Railway uniform charity scheme nominated for top award

Railway uniform charity scheme nominated for top award

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

​A charitable initiative which saw West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway staff donate their old uniforms to charity has been nominated for a prestigious award.

Free travel to University of Worcester Open Day under pilot scheme

Free travel to University of Worcester Open Day under pilot scheme

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

​Students considering studying at the University of Worcester can claim free travel on West Midlands Railway services when attending an Open Day under a new pilot scheme launched today.