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, London Midland, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Southern (GTR), Merseyrail, Northern, First TransPennine Express, London Overground, Arriva Trains Wales and Chiltern Railways.


Latest news for this region

Station first as The Big Issue finds a home at Euston: Big Issue vendor pitch

Station first as The Big Issue finds a home at Euston

Wednesday 17 Sep 2014

The first permanent Big Issue vendor’s pitch inside a railway station will be unveiled by Network Rail and The Big Issue Foundation at Euston station on Friday 19 September. The pitch will support the selected vendor to earn a legitimate income, with the new partnership including activities to help support the charity’s work with the homeless and those at risk of homelessness.

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Work to upgrade Midland Main Line continues

Wednesday 10 Sep 2014
  • Work to reconstruct three bridges in Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire is essential to prepare the line for faster, quieter, greener electric trains
  • Passengers are reminded to plan ahead and check before they travel on Sunday September 14 and Sunday September 21
Pytchley Road bridge work due to complete on time: Pytchley Road bridge nears completion

Pytchley Road bridge work due to complete on time

Tuesday 25 Feb 2014

Road users will be able to use Pytchley Road bridge in Kettering from 1 March after Network Rail engineers announced they are on course to complete the re-build of the structure on 28 February, as planned.