West Midlands Railway have announced that “thousands of extra seats are being introduced” from September – however it still doesn’t get services back to pre-covid levels.
Birmingham is likely only a week away from a potential targeted lock-down as Coronavirus infection rates continue to rise in some parts of the city, with the Government adding the region to its “watch-list”.
Birmingham City Centre remains largely locked-down as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic, with most shops and businesses closed.
The government have finally approved the immediate construction of HS2 from London to Birmingham any beyond.
The leader of Birmingham City Council has followed other regional leaders in calling on the Government to approve the construction of HS2.