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Class 153s on loan to West Midlands Railway enter service

Passengers travelling between Birmingham and Worcester now have extra capacity on the route after West Midlands Railway took delivery of additional class 153 units on loan from East Midlands Railway.

West Midlands Railway to support veterans this Remembrance Day

West Midlands Railway is celebrating in the upcoming Remembrance Day commemorations by offering free or discounted travel to poppy collectors, armed forces personnel and veterans.

RMT calls for strikes on West Midlands Trains over Driver Only...

RMT has announced that it has called strike action on West Midlands Trains over the Driver Only Operation dispute.

Upgrade of Stetchford reaches major milestone

The upgrade of Stechford station in Birmingham to make it more accessible for passengers has reached a major milestone with the new footbridge and lift shafts now in place.

Worcester Shrub Hill luggage bridge to be restored

West Midlands Railway and Network Rail has announced that the former luggage bridge at Worcester Shrub Hill station is to be restored. 

Friendship group in Birmingham hailed as Cross City Heroes

West Midlands Railway has recognised a community group as Cross City Heroes. The Di Cardwell Friendship group encourages friendship amongst people with different communication needs.

West Midlands Railway wins at the PRide Midlands awards

West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway have won a communications industry award.

Special timetable to tackle Cross City leaf fall

A special timetable over a 7 week period has been introduced for commuters on the Cross City line through Birmingham by West Midlands Railway. This...

Station cycle lockers donated to West Midlands school

Children at a primary school in Birmingham are enjoying the benefit of a West Midlands Railway scheme to install thousands of cycle spaces on...

Passengers can have their say at Birmingham New Street this week

Rail passengers using Birmingham New Street station will be able to discuss this summer’s timetable changes on Monday. As part of the ‘Whistle Stop Tour’...

RailAdvent – Great Western Pannier Tank Classes Book Giveaway

This month, we are giving you the chance to win our review copy of the Great Western Pannier Tank Classes Book by David Maidment, published by Pen & Sword.