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

  • ARRIVA TRAINS WALES CLUB 55

    7th January 2018 - 3rd March 2018

    Arriva Trains Wales Club 55 is back ....

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  • MID CHESHIRE LINE MUSIC TRAINS

    The Music Train season for 2017 has finished but here is a review of our successful season .....

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  • JANUARY 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

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

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  • FEBRUARY/MARCH 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    There is engineering work on the Mid Cheshire Line during February 2018 and early March ....

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  • MARCH 2018 BUS REPLACEMENTS

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

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  • MID CHESHIRE CRP REPORT 2016

    20th April 2017

    The Mid Cheshire CRP has published its Annual Report for 2016 ....

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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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