Mid Cheshire Rail Users Association

Your voice for the Manchester to Chester, Crewe to Liverpool and potentially Northwich to Crewe via Middlewich railway lines

Latest News & Events

  • 2019 MID CHESHIRE LINE CALENDAR

    27th October 2018

    Our superb 2019 Mid Cheshire Line Calendar featuring the iconic posters designed by Nicky Thompson is now available .....

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  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    18th December 2018

    Improved compensation for delayed Northern train passengers ....

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  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    17th December 2018

    Passenger numbers hit the buffers on troubled Mid Cheshire Line ....

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  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    16th December 2018

    Festive service disruption on Liverpool-bound trains ....

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  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    11th December 2018

    Mid Cheshire Line passengers flushed with delight at scrapped toilet charge .....

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  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    3rd December 2018

    Call for action on 'virtually useless' Saturday rail service ....

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The Mid Cheshire Rail Users Association

The Mid Cheshire Rail Users' Association (MCRUA) is a rail user group with over 500 members.

MCRUA is active in representing the interests of passengers on the Mid Cheshire Line from Chester to Manchester and those travelling between Crewe and Liverpool.

To further this,

  • MCRUA believes in promoting the Mid Cheshire line as an integral part of the local transport infrastructure
  • is a stakeholder in the Mid Cheshire Community Rail Partnership
  • meets regularly with the local train operating company management
  • MCRUA is also strongly supportive of the proposal to reopen the Crewe-Sandbach-Northwich railway and Middlewich station to passenger trains

MCRUA is also well known for the popular excursion trains, including steam specials, it has run over the years.