WRIS 2 Response - Stourbridge Line User Group

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SLUG Response to Worcestershire Rail Investment Strategy Consultation 2
Worcestershire County Council has produced the second version of its Rail Investment Strategy consultation document which has been updated to reflect the effect that the Covid crisis has had on the rail industry.  It details its revised proposals for improvements to the rail network in Worcestershire in future years.  Stourbridge Line User Group has produced a response to this document to deal with issues within its jurisdiction :-

● proposals for through services from the Stourbridge line to London
● proposals for through services from Worcestershire to Bristol
● proposals for improvements to the railway infrastructure in the Worcester area
● proposals for additional parking at railway stations along the Stourbridge line
The WRIS 2 document and the full SLUG response to this document may be read by clicking on the buttons below.
Latest News

23 February 2024

Major changes will be made to Stourbridge Line and Stourbridge Town timetables from 2 June.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

12 November 2023

Recent photos of activity along the Metro route from Great Bridge to Dudley have been added to the Walsall Line section of the website.

5 October 2023

The Prime Minister has announced additional transport funding for the Midlands using funds previously allocated for HS2 phase 2.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

2 September 2023

The Ticket Office Closures Consultation closed on Friday 1 September 2023.  However, the parliamentary petition remains open until 18 October.  For full details, please click on the link at the top of the home page.

18 July 2023

SLUG has responded to the Ticket Office Closures consultation.  Full details may be read in the Consultations section.

16 July 2023

SLUG strongly opposes the Government's proposals to close all ticket offices in England.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

20 May 2023

Great Western Railway has increased its service between Worcester to Bristol from every two hours to hourly, thus improving connections from the Stourbridge line.  Full details may be read in the News and Comment section.

20 May 2023

Stourbridge line timetables change significantly from tomorrow.  Full timetables and departure boards have been posted on this website under the "Timetables" and "Stations" tabs.

14 April 2023

Stourbridge line timetables will change significantly from 21 May.  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
21 March 2024

(News and Comment)
The Membership Secretary
Stourbridge Line User Group
46 Sandringham Road
Wordsley
Stourbridge
West Midlands
DY8 5HL

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