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

  • WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

    21st January 2019

    Cheshire passengers facing more disruption on Northern Rail as weekend strikes continue ....

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  • NEWSPAPER OFFER

    Newspaper offer for unlimited Northern Travel ....

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  • TRANSPENNINE EXPRESS OFFER

    7th January 2019 - 31st January 2019

    TransPennine Express is starting the New Year by helping customers save more with a January sale ....

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  • RMT STRIKE ACTION

    The RMT have announced further days of industrial action which will affect services on the Mid Cheshire Line ....

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  • FEBRUARY 2019 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    18th February 2019 - 21st February 2019

    There is engineering work on the Mid Cheshire Line during February 2019 ....

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  • MARCH 2019 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    There is engineering work on the Mid Cheshire Line during March 2019 ....

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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.