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

  • TRANSPENNINE EXPRESS CLUB 55 OFFER

    18th September 2017 - 19th November 2017

    The Transpennine Club 55 offer is back until 19th November 2017 ....

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  • FLYING SCOTSMAN

    30th November 2017

    A unique evening at the Crewe Lyceum Theatre ....

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  • OCTOBER 2017 BUS REPLACEMENTS

    There is engineering work affecting the Mid Cheshire Line during October 2017 ....

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  • MID CHESHIRE LINE MUSIC TRAINS

    Announcing our tenth year of Music Trains on the Mid Cheshire Line ....

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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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  • CHESHIRE BEST KEPT STATIONS

    10th January 2017

    Chester and Delamere are two of Cheshire’s Best Kept Stations ....

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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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