From Liverpool South Pole Parkway to London Yuleston via Myrhhmingham New Street, London Midland has been renaming its stations for Christmas.
The train operator has reproduced it’s network map packed with Yuletide station name puns including; Santa’s BUSHEY Beard, You’d better not LYE and PENKRIDGE in a pear tree.
The seasonal map will be appearing on billboards and screens around the London Midland network over the Christmas period.
Commercial director Richard Brooks said “Wherever you are traveling with London Midland this season, be it from Leighton Blizzard or North Polesworth to Tringlebells or Henley-in-Advent we hope you enjoy this piece of festive fun and have a very merry Christmas”
You can see the London Midland festive stations map at www.facebook.com/londonmidland
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Since 2007, London Midland has been providing train services to and from London in the south, to Birmingham in the Midlands and Liverpool in the north-west. Over 70 million passenger journeys a year are made using on the network and London Midland manages 150 stations and operates 1,300 services a day.
London Midland is owned by Govia, the partnership between the Go-Ahead Group and Keolis. Govia is the UK’s busiest rail operator, responsible for nearly 30 per cent of UK passenger rail journeys through its three rail companies, GTR (which includes Gatwick Express services), Southeastern and London Midland. Further information on Govia is available at www.govia.info
London Midland has won a range of awards, including Best Local Transport Integration, five Rail Business Awards for marketing, public relations and customer information, five Golden Spanner Awards for Engineering, three IOIC awards for internal communication and three Railstaff Awards for Outstanding Customer Service, Lifesaving and Charity Work.
In 2013 London Midland was awarded the Investors in People (IiP) Silver Award and been awarded the 5 Star award by the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) in 2014.