Topic: West Coast Main Line

UK manifesto from High Speed Rail Group

A comprehensive long-term strategy to develop the UK’s inter-urban rail network. That, says the industry-wide High Speed Rail Group, is essential for future economic growth and achieving net zero. Those claims are backed up by...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Europe’s busiest mixed traffic route blocked

The West Coast Main Line, which connects London with Birmingham, Manchester Liverpool and Glasgow, is blocked by a freight train derailment. The incident happened overnight Wednesday-Thursday, at a location north of Preston. Services to Scotland...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Bletchley’s development is no enigma

Bletchley was once a sleepy village in the Buckingham countryside, about 43 miles (69 km) north of London. Sleepy, and with a modesty little halt on the West Coast Main Line. Not that any expresses...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton