Comedian Sir Ken Dodd will return to Liverpool Lime Street station tonight - as thousands prepare to line the city’s streets tomorrow for his funeral.
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LNW runs from London Euston in the south, through the West Midlands, the north west of England and Cumbria before joining with Scotland at Gretna. It is home to the West Coast main line, the busiest mixed use railway in Europe and the main long distance route between England Scotland. LNW supports the major British cities outside of London – including Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool, as well as several smaller cities such as Wolverhampton, Stoke, Coventry and Carlisle. Train operators on the route include Virgin Trains, West Midlands Trains, London North Western, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Southern (GTR), Merseyrail, Northern, First TransPennine Express, London Overground, Arriva Trains Wales and Chiltern Railways.
Latest news for this region
West Coast main line customers reminded to plan ahead to avoid rail upgrade impacts over Easter weekend
Customers are being reminded to check before they travel and plan their journeys ahead of work taking place to maintain and upgrade the railway over the Easter weekend.
Customers reminded to check before they travel before and during Easter as work continues on Great North Rail Project
Passengers are being reminded to check before they travel as the Great North Rail Project continues over Easter.
Network Rail engineers are working to remove 15ft-long icicles which have formed in a railway tunnel between Manchester and Buxton.
Some train services will run in and out of Lime Street station for over four weeks of this summer’s upgrade works, being carried out between 2 June and 29 July, as every effort is made to keep passengers moving while the station is transformed.
Network Rail is inviting residents to find out more about upcoming vegetation work on the railway in Lancaster.
Bescot residents are being invited to attend an information event to find out more about Network Rail’s proposals for a new railway sleeper facility.
Cheltenham Festival passengers using Birmingham New Street are being urged to get their race day off to a winning start by checking before they travel.
Virgin Trains and London Northwestern Railway services will not operate to or from London Euston on Easter Sunday (1 April) to allow essential rail upgrades to take place at Wembley, customers were reminded today.
West Coast train customers in Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cumbria urged to plan ahead to avoid rail upgrade impacts over Easter weekend
Virgin Trains services will not operate to or from London Euston on Easter Sunday (1 April) to allow essential rail upgrades to take place at Wembley, customers were reminded today.