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

  • RMT STRIKE ACTION

    21st July 2018

    The RMT Strike planned for Saturday 21st July 2018 has been suspended ....

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  • MID CHESHIRE LINE MUSIC TRAINS

    The Mid Cheshire Line Music Trains continues through to October 2018 .....

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  • JULY 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    There is engineering work on the Mid Cheshire Line during July 2018 ....

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  • GO BY TRAIN, GO APE IN DELAMERE!

    22nd June 2018 - 30th November 2018

    For people going to Go Ape at Delamere by train there are discounts available ....

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  • AUGUST 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    26th August 2018

    There is engineering work on the Mid Cheshire Line during August 2018 ....

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  • MUTUAL TICKET ACCEPTANCE

    11th June 2018 - 29th July 2018

    Any customer who has a disrupted journey and holds a TOC specific ticket ....

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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.