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Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

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.

London Northwestern Railway urges London Euston passengers to check journeys ahead of evening engineering work

London Northwestern Railway urges London Euston passengers to check journeys ahead of evening engineering work

Tuesday, 2 June 2020

​Passengers travelling to and from London Euston on Thursday (June 4) are being urged to check their journeys ahead of essential overnight engineering works.

London Northwestern Railway urges customers to avoid the train when planning reunions

London Northwestern Railway urges customers to avoid the train when planning reunions

Friday, 29 May 2020

​London Northwestern Railway is urging family and friends arranging post-lockdown reunions to avoid the train to keep space free for people making the most essential journeys.

Phase One of new Wolverhampton Station opens to public

Phase One of new Wolverhampton Station opens to public

Friday, 22 May 2020

​Phase one of Wolverhampton’s new railway station will open to the public on Monday 25 May. Work on the first of two construction phases has been completed and the building has been handed over to West Midlands Railway, which runs the station.

London Northwestern Railway issues vandalism warning after graffiti takes trains out of action

London Northwestern Railway issues vandalism warning after graffiti takes trains out of action

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

​London Northwestern Railway has issued a warning that vandals could be risking public health following a spate of graffiti incidents on its trains.