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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NORTHERN FRANCHISE

9th December 2015

Announced at 7am this morning, Arriva have won the replacement Northern franchise and First the TPE one, both running from 1 April 2016.

Here's the Government announcement.

MCRUA congratulates Arriva on winning the franchise award and First the TPE one.

We are looking forward to discussing with Arriva the detail of the coming improvements to services along the Mid Cheshire Line by December 2017 including the doubling of Sunday services to hourly and the new hourly semi-fast services from Greenbank to Manchester Piccadilly calling only at Northwich, Knutsford, Hale, Altrincham and Stockport.”

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