News Desk

Latest news from London Northwestern Railway.

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.

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.