Bus in Digbeth, Birmingham

Consultation launched on plans to tackle anti-social behaviour on buses

A consultation has today (04/02) been launched over plans to use new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour on the buses in the West Midlands. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is looking to...
Traffic at a standstill in Digbeth during rush hour

West Midlands wins £2.6m to help tackle road congestion on the regions biggest roads

Transport bosses have won more than £2.6 million to help tackle congestion on some of the region’s biggest roads. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), part of the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA),...
Queslett Road in Great Barr

Cyclist seriously injured in Great Barr collision

A cyclist received advanced trauma care by ambulance staff this morning following a collision involving a car. West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Queslett Road near to the junction of Netherhall Avenue...

Small talk can help save a life

If you talk to someone who is in emotional crisis on the on or near the railway, you could help save their life with just a few simple words. Trust your instincts...

Canal & River Trust host an open day at Birmingham & Fazeley canal

Get up close and personal with the inner-workings of some of Birmingham's oldest canal locks with the Canal River Trust. The trust is hosting two open days at Farmer's Bridge Locks in...
Ticketless Travel Chase Line

Rail firm clamps down on ticketless travel and antisocial behaviour on the Chase line

West Midlands Railway has been clamping down on ticketless travel as well as antisocial behaviour on the Chase line. On Friday (18/01) a total of 25 revenue protection managers were stationed at...

Samaritans encourages travellers to take time out on #BrewMonday

Samaritans volunteers will be at railway stations across West Midlands Railway network today to raise awareness of Brew Monday. The annual campaign encourages railway staff and passengers to take time out...

Bristol Road in Selly Oak closed to all traffic on Friday evening

Bristol Road in Selly Oak will be closed to all traffic this Friday (18/01) to allow the removal of a crane at the Selly Oak shopping park. A full closure to traffic will...

Woman sexually assaulted on train from Birmingham

British Transport Police (BTP) investigating a sexual assault on board a train between Birmingham New Street and Derby are appealing for more information. The incident happened between 5.30pm and 6.10pm on board...
West Midlands Railway is on the look out for Cross City Heros

West Midlands Railway is on the look out for the region’s Cross City Heroes

West Midlands Railway is looking for the region’s Cross City Heroes as part of it's celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary of the line. The train operator has opened the competition to find...

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