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Less than a week left to vote for Birmingham as home of Great British Railways

Wednesday 10 Aug 2022

Members of the public have less than a week left to vote for Birmingham as the new national headquarters for Great British Railways (GBR). Public voting to help …

New wider platforms at one of Birmingham’s busiest railway stations used for first time during Commonwealth Games

Monday 01 Aug 2022

New wider platforms at the busy University station have been used for the first time this week as the major redevelopment project reached another key milestone. …

Campaign launched to bring Great British Railways to Birmingham

Tuesday 05 Jul 2022

West Midlands leaders have issued a rallying cry to the region to get behind Birmingham’s bid to become the new national headquarters for Great British Railways.…

Plans for new Aldridge Station unlocked following Government backing

Thursday 23 Jun 2022

Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has secured £150,000 of government funding to take forward plans to open a new railway station at Aldridge.  The funding, from…

Community fun day to celebrate opening of Perry Barr station

Thursday 16 Jun 2022

Come along to Perry Barr railway station for a fun packed day of music, street theatre and interactive activities for kids of all ages. The drop-in event is free…

New Birmingham railway station names announced following public consultation

Tuesday 14 Jun 2022

Almost 6,000 residents have given their views on naming two railway stations set to be built on the Camp Hill Line in south Birmingham. Transport for West Midlan…