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23 February 2012
View taken from the road bridge in Lower Church Lane towards Dudley Port and Dudley.  Despite the proximity of the bridge in Park Lane East, it cannot be seen through the vegetation.
25 March 2017
 The same location as the previous photo after track clearance.
23 February 2012
View taken from the road bridge in Park Lane East towards Horseley Heath and Walsall.  The parapet of the bridge in Lower Church Lane can just be made out.  Dudley Port station is behind the camera.
25 March 2017
The same location as the previous photo after track clearance.
23 February 2012
View taken from the road bridge in Park Lane East towards Dudley Port and Dudley.  The site of Dudley Port Low Level railway station is in the foreground before the railway bridge.  In the plans for the Brierley Hill to Wednesbury Metro line, a stop at Dudley Port would be situated here.
25 March 2017
 The same location as the previous photo after track clearance.
23 February 2012
View of the new car park at Dudley Port station, built alongside the proposed tram stop.  It was completed in 2011 and increases the total parking spaces from 36 to 83.
23 February 2012
View taken from the footpath linking Park Lane East with Dudley Port station, and above the low level line.  The line is at the right of the photo and runs through the proposed stop and under Park Lane East bridge towards Horseley Heath and Walsall.  The new car park is on the left.
25 March 2017
The same location as the previous photo after track clearance.
3 September 2020
The same location as the previous photo.  The overflow car park was closed in August to enable work on the track formation and the Metro stop to commence.
4 April 2021
The same location as the previous photo.  Old track has been removed to prepare the trackbed.
27 February 2022
The same location as the previous photo.  Old track has been removed to prepare the trackbed.
Latest News

25 November 2022

Timetables will change ffrom 11 December.  Full details and updated timetables may be read in the News and Comment section.

12 July 2022

Major changes will be made to connecting services at Smethwick Galton Bridge from December 2022, and to the Snow Hill lines timetable from May 2023.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

27 May 2022

Stourbridge line services will only operate to and from Birmingham Snow Hill from 20 to 23 June due to engineering works.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

15 May 2022

New timetables come into force today.  Updated timetables can be found on the Timetables page and on each individual station page.

24 March 2022

A revised timetable comes into effect on 15 May 2022.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

31 October 2021

SLUG issues a statement on the current state of Snow Hill line services and joins three other user groups in sending a strongly worded letter to the West Midlands Rail Executive.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

27 October 2021

The Department for Transport has just announced that the bid by Pre-Metro Operations for funding under the Restore Your Railways Fund to progress the provision of a light rail shuttle service from Stourbridge Junction to Harts Hill to link up with the Midland Metro has been rejected.

7 October 2021

Worcestershire County Council has launched a consultation into proposals to expand the car park at Blakedown station by 87 spaces.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

2 August 2021

A new Stourbridge Line User Group Facebook page has been set up to complement this web site by posting any developments or problems as they happen.  The Facebook page may be viewed by clicking on the Facebook icon on this page.

23 May 2021

The Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail has been published by the Government.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.
The Membership Secretary
Stourbridge Line User Group
46 Sandringham Road
Wordsley
Stourbridge
West Midlands
DY8 5HL


Site Last Updated on 25 November 2022
(News and Comment)
The Membership Secretary
Stourbridge Line User Group
46 Sandringham Road
Wordsley
Stourbridge
West Midlands
DY8 5HL

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