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

  • MID CHESHIRE LINE MUSIC TRAINS

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

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  • ARRIVA TRAINS WALES CLUB 55

    3rd September 2018 - 1st October 2018

    Arriva Trains Wales Club 55 is back ....

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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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  • STOCKPORT BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL

    20th September 2018 - 30th September 2018

    Stockport Beer Week is back again for its fourth year. Coordinated by Stockport and South Manchester CAMRA you can travel by train ....

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  • OCTOBER 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

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

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  • COMPENSATION SCHEME

    Northern have introduced a special scheme to provide additional compensation, over and above Delay Repay ....

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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.