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New cathedral garden for Lichfield City station

New cathedral garden for Lichfield City station

Press Releases   •   Apr 27, 2017 16:34 BST

Businesses and members of the Lichfield community have helped London Midland to bring colour to Lichfield City station with a new platform garden inspired by a local landmark.

Local art group brings splash of colour to Nuneaton station

Local art group brings splash of colour to Nuneaton station

Press Releases   •   Apr 25, 2017 15:57 BST

A group of local artists have joined up with London Midland to produce new artwork for Nuneaton station and show pride for their local community.

London Midland launches “world first” free entertainment and Wi-Fi on trains

London Midland launches “world first” free entertainment and Wi-Fi on trains

Press Releases   •   Apr 24, 2017 08:00 BST

London Midland has today unveiled a free entertainment package of movies, TV programmes, eBooks and magazines plus Wi-Fi on its trains. The new service is called Motion.

​Train Services to Euston Restored

​Train Services to Euston Restored

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 06:21 BST

London Midland train services to and from London Euston have been restored following yesterday’s fire. Some trains may be shorter than normal as many carriages were trapped in sidings overnight while Network Rail carried out repairs. Passengers who were unable to travel yesterday can use their London Midland tickets to travel today.

Euston Station closed – avoid travelling if possible

Euston Station closed – avoid travelling if possible

Press Releases   •   Apr 19, 2017 16:45 BST

London Midland is advising passengers to avoid travelling to and from London Euston if possible this evening. No trains are running in or out of London Euston due to a line side fire near South Hampstead which has damaged signalling equipment. Train services running from Euston to the West Midlands and North West will be cancelled, delayed or revised.

Extra London Midland Train Services for Capital Weekend of Sport

Extra London Midland Train Services for Capital Weekend of Sport

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 09:37 BST

London Midland is boosting its train services to help marathon goers and football fans this weekend (22 and 23 April). This Sunday the train operator is putting on an extra early morning train from Milton Keynes Central to Euston for Marathon goers. And football benefit from extra stops at Wembley Central on both Saturday and Sunday, for the FA Cup semi-finals.

A Brighter Mission

A Brighter Mission

Press Releases   •   Apr 14, 2017 09:00 BST

The train operator, London Midland and its supplier, Arco, have come to the aid of the Railway Mission kitting out its chaplains with new high visibility clothing. The Railway Mission is a group of specially trained people who offer friendship and a listening ear to anyone connected with our nation’s railways.

London Midland unveils £1/4 million Labs

London Midland unveils £1/4 million Labs

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2017 19:08 BST

“New era for improving rail journeys” London Midland has officially opened its innovation centre at iCentrum on Birmingham’s Aston Science Park. Labs by London Midland brings together ten of the UK’s hottest technology start-ups to work as partners in developing solutions that improve rail journeys. And the £1/4 million investment is already producing results.

Sandwell students brush up on local culture for station mural

Sandwell students brush up on local culture for station mural

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2017 14:49 BST

Partners of an exciting new project for Smethwick Rolfe Street station have met to see the draft designs produced by local students to bring new life to the station through community art. Jointly funded by London Midland, Network Rail and Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), the project forms part of the community art module on the BTEC Art course at Sandwell College.

Baggie Bird spotted at The Hawthorns station

Baggie Bird spotted at The Hawthorns station

Press Releases   •   Apr 07, 2017 14:00 BST

The Hawthorns station today hosted a local celebrity ahead of tomorrow’s Albion Foundation Day and the West Bromwich Albion fixture against Southampton.

Community boost for Olton station

Community boost for Olton station

Press Releases   •   Apr 06, 2017 14:05 BST

Olton station on London Midland’s Snow Hill route was a place of celebration on Wednesday 5 April when partners gathered to recognise the community rail projects that are making the station more welcoming for customers.

Ridgmont Station Heritage Centre selected for Department for Transport film!

Ridgmont Station Heritage Centre selected for Department for Transport film!

Press Releases   •   Apr 06, 2017 12:13 BST

Peter Batten, head of Stations & Community Rail Policy at the Department for Transport, recently paid a special visit to Ridgmont Station Heritage Centre to record a film on Community Rail to be shown at the National Community Rail Seminar.

Blooming better at London Midland’s Berkswell station

Blooming better at London Midland’s Berkswell station

Press Releases   •   Apr 05, 2017 15:41 BST

The new station adopters at Berkswell station, on the Birmingham New Street to Coventry route, are making sure their station blooms better for customers. The five-strong adoption team, members of London Midland’s Adopt a Station scheme, have planted 3 additional planters on Platform 1, making it a broad stretch of colour to further brighten up the newly painted station.

Sky Blue train Wi-Fi success

Sky Blue train Wi-Fi success

Press Releases   •   Apr 05, 2017 15:28 BST

Sky Blues fans who made the trip to Wembley last Sunday put London Midland’s new free passenger Wi-Fi through its paces. Jubilant supporters spent over 100 hours on-line travelling to and from the capital.

Residents and passengers reminded of road and station closures during Albrighton railway bridge replacement

Residents and passengers reminded of road and station closures during Albrighton railway bridge replacement

Press Releases   •   Apr 04, 2017 12:02 BST

Residents and passengers are being reminded of road and station closures and changes to train services while Network Rail replaces a railway bridge in Albrighton.

Lady gardeners get stations blooming

Lady gardeners get stations blooming

Press Releases   •   Apr 03, 2017 13:43 BST

Prizes Awarded to Abbey Line ‘Love your Community Rail’ Month Winners!
Sky Blue Army scores ‘superfast’ trip to Wembley
​London Midland signs with the Albion Foundation

​London Midland signs with the Albion Foundation

Press Releases   •   Mar 24, 2017 11:50 GMT

London Midland has joined forces with the Albion Foundation, a registered charity working in partnership with West Bromwich Albion Football Club.

Dynamic group of start-ups challenged to use technology to improve rail passenger experience

Dynamic group of start-ups challenged to use technology to improve rail passenger experience

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 10:31 GMT

London Midland unveils first cohort of start-ups to join their Labs accelerator programme