23 October 2020
A new timetable will come into effect on Monday, 26 October 2020 and remain in force until further notice. Peak-time travel and school trains have been prioritised in the new schedule and ALL departure times on the Snow Hill lines will be changed, so please check before travelling. The new Snow Hill line timetables can be accessed by clicking on this link: https://www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk/sites/default/files/assets/download_ct/20201008/mGcd-GU4vEoXB_VZdXon1cz9teoxcD8TfbkZbkaJRXo/snow_hill_lines_monday_-_sunday_web_ready.pdf
16 October 2020
Arriva CrossCountry franchise extended
The government has announced that Arriva CrossCountry will continue to operate cross-country train services until October 2023. Stretching from Aberdeen to Penzance and from Stansted Airport to Cardiff, CrossCountry’s network is the most geographically extensive passenger rail franchise in Great Britain. It calls at over 100 stations and connects seven of Britain’s ten largest cities.
4 October 2020
SLPG Launches Friends of the Shakespeare Line
2nd May 2020: West Midlands Trains Business Update