News Desk

Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

Major disruption to Euston train services

Major disruption to Euston train services

Thursday, 20 February 2020

Due to substantial damage to points and track in the Euston area, there is major disruption to train services today. London Northwestern Railway services will be significantly reduced as a Network Rail works to repair the damage. There is currently no estimation on how long it will take to repair the track and signalling.

Abbey Line Community Rail Partnership receives Government accreditation

Abbey Line Community Rail Partnership receives Government accreditation

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

The Community Rail Partnership supporting the St Albans Abbey to Watford Junction railway line has received the official seal of approval from Government.

Storm Dennis update and advice to rail users

Storm Dennis update and advice to rail users

Sunday, 16 February 2020

​West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers to check before they travel tomorrow morning as Storm Dennis continues to affect the rail network.

Rail routes affected by Storm Dennis

Rail routes affected by Storm Dennis

Sunday, 16 February 2020

Flooding is affecting several rail routes around the West Midlands. West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers to check before strating their journeys as rising water levels continues to block lines.

Passengers urged to check journeys this weekend as Storm Dennis arrives

Passengers urged to check journeys this weekend as Storm Dennis arrives

Friday, 14 February 2020

Passengers travelling on West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway this weekend are being urged to check their journeys with Storm Dennis expected to bring high winds to the UK.

London Northwestern Railway announces online ticket sale as improvement plan launches

London Northwestern Railway announces online ticket sale as improvement plan launches

Friday, 14 February 2020

London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway customers can secure a 20% discount on their travel this half-term as the operators roll out plans to improve performance.

Storm Ciara: Passengers advised not to travel

Storm Ciara: Passengers advised not to travel

Sunday, 9 February 2020

Following a number of storm-related incidents across the network, West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway are advising passengers not to travel today.

West Midlands Trains to invest an additional £20m into rail network

West Midlands Trains to invest an additional £20m into rail network

Sunday, 9 February 2020

West Midlands Trains will invest an additional £20m into the railway network following a period of poor performance in 2019.

Passengers warned of Sunday travel disruption due to Storm Ciara

Passengers warned of Sunday travel disruption due to Storm Ciara

Friday, 7 February 2020

Passengers using West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway services on Sunday are being warned of travel disruption with Storm Ciara expected to bring winds of up to 80mph.

Proposed state-of-the art train depot to bring over 100 new jobs to West Midlands

Proposed state-of-the art train depot to bring over 100 new jobs to West Midlands

Wednesday, 29 January 2020

​West Midlands Trains has released plans to build a clean, modern, state-of-the-art train depot. The proposed development is part of the company's £1 billion investment programme and will create more than 100 brand new jobs in the Sandwell area.