Kidsgrove railway station users will have more trains operating on a Sunday, enabling them to take advantage of an hourly service from Kidsgrove to London. The London Midland service which stops in Kidsgrove currently operates on a 2 hourly service on Sundays, however from this weekend it will operate hourly improving the service at Kidsgrove station. This is excellent news for Kidsgrove residents and local rail users highlighting the importance of the Kidsgrove station in the rail network.
The new timetable, which started yesterday, means 11 services running from Kidsgrove to London and 10 heading from Kidsgrove to Crewe on Sundays. Mike Dalton, of London Midland, said: "London Midland is improving our services to London on Sundays with the introduction of an hourly service from Crewe. "This represents a doubling of the existing frequency and is in response to the demand we have had from customers wishing to travel to and from the capital."