Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town on Sunday 4 March

Start date
04/03/2018  00:00
End date
04/03/2018 
Route affected
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Trains between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town

 
TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway
Description

Bridge and tunnel maintenance is taking place between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town, closing the single line.

Buses replace trains between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town, increasing journey times by up to 12 minutes.

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Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

There are around 40,000 bridges and tunnels across the railway network. Each of these require inspection and maintenance on a regular basis to ensure that trains can run reliably and safely throughout the year. The work can include but is not limited to replacement of tunnel linings, drainage, bridge beams and structures.