London North Western

London North Western: region-north-west

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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

Leyland station improvements near completion: New footbridge and lifts at Leyland station close up

Leyland station improvements near completion

Monday 7 Mar 2016

Network Rail - in partnership with the Department for Transport, South Ribble Borough Council, Lancashire County Council and Northern Rail - is carrying out work to make Leyland station in Lancashire more accessible with step-free access thanks to a £4.5m investment by the government’s Access for All (AfA) scheme.

Birchwood station now accessible to all: Birchwood station Access for All improvements have been opened to passengers

Birchwood station now accessible to all

Tuesday 1 Mar 2016

Network Rail - in partnership with the Department for Transport, Warrington Borough Council and First TransPennine Express - has completed work to make Birchwood station in Warrington fully accessible to passengers with step-free access throughout.

Rare butterfly gets new railway home: Duke of Burgundy (upperwing)

Rare butterfly gets new railway home

Friday 26 Feb 2016

A team of Network Rail’s orange army have volunteered their time to help create a new habitat for one of the UK’s rarest butterfly at a new site next to a Buckinghamshire railway line to ensure their survival.