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The West London Line Group (WLLG) was set up in November 2004, to represent rail passengers and other organisations interested in the use of stations along the West London Line corridor. The Groupís primary aim is to seek a credible, robust and passenger-friendly set of rail services on the West London Line.
 

Latest News

27 March 14
Our work continues....

The Group continues its high level activity to propose and support developments on the West London Line. See the Latest News section for our comments and recommendations for HS2, Crossrail and proposed interchange options at Old Oak Common, and other service improvements including new opportunites that could result.

Stations on the West London Line

WLL Stations

13 March 14
Old Oak Common, HS2, Crossrail, GWML, NLL and WLL Briefing Note

The Group submitted a briefing note to TfL, rail industry, central and local Government. See Latest News.

23 February 14
HS2 Phase One Environmental Statement

The Group has submitted a detail response to the Statement. See Latest News.

26 November 13
Earl's Court and West Kensington Opportunity Area redevelopment

See Latest News to find out how the Group, in conjunction with the Earl's Court Society, is proposing to Network Rail and London Underground that they re-install track cross over between LUL and WLL to faciliate transport of materials to and from the redevelopment be made via rail instead of road.

25 November 13
Press Release

The Group has issued a Press Release calling for a new West London Line station, Westway Circus.....

7 December 12
Latest Flyer

This Flyer details the changes to the services between North, West and South London provided by Southern and London Overground. New additional trains AND London Overground connections Clapham Junction to Surrey Quays via the South London Line

1 August
11
Response to DfT Consultation on HS2

The Group has submitted its response to the DfT Consultation on HS2.

 13 July 11
 Earls Court Festival 2011 Street Fair! Sunday 17th July

Travel via WLL to the Street Fair - see the flyer [pdf]ECF Street Fair

23 June 11
WLLG response to HS2 and proposes new service links and station improvements

The Group has submitted its support for HS2 highlighting the opportunities for (i) new interconnections and links, (ii) for the South Chilterns, (iii) for service links via Old Oak Common, and (iv) additional capacity, flexibility , visibility and accessibility for high speed networks if trains ran between HS2 and HS1

The Group has also proposed new services to link HS2 to HS1 via Euston and via Crossrail 1 at Old Oak Common, and between HS2 and WLL

23 June 11
Travel to the Earl's Court Festival 2011 via the West London Line

See the festival website - 19th June - 17th July 2011 - this link opens in a new window

18 May 11
WLLG response on the Earl’s Court & West Kensington Opportunity Area SPD – March 2011

The Group has submitted our response asking that the feasibility of a new interchange station between the West London, District and Piccadilly Lines in the NE Quadrant of the Opportunity Area is properly assessed

22 March 11
WLLG response to London & SouthEastern RUS

The Group has submitted a response to the London & SouthEastern RUS

18 March 11
WLLG responses to draft Route Utilisation Strategies (RUS's)

West London Line Group’s recent responses to West Midlands & Chilterns RUS and to West Coast Mainline RUS

26 February 11
Earl's Court Festival 19th June - 10th July 2011

Travel to the Festival using the West London Line. See the Festival 2010 report.

9 February 11
TRANSPORT FOR LONDON BILL [HL] 2010 - 2011 Session

The WLLG has submitted a Petition to the House of Lords objecting to Clause 4 of the Bill “Restrictions on disposal of land” - details are on our Latest News web page

1 July 10
Earl's Court Festival 2nd-31st July 2010

Travel to the Earl's Court Festival using the West London Line - see their brochure and their website

23 May 10
Latest Flyer

This Flyer details the changes to the peak services between North, West and South London provided by Southern and London Overground.

12 December 09
Latest Flyer

This Flyer reviews the significant developments over the past 15 months. Details of the WLL timetable changes from Monday 14 December are shown together with Christmas and New Year services from London Overground and Southern.

27 September 09
Imperial Wharf Station

The new station at Imperial Wharf welcomed its first passengers on Sunday 27th September 2009.

7 August 09
Latest flyer

This flyer welcomes the first of the new Class 378 trains operated by London Overground which entered service on 29 July. The Group also reports on the campaigns to improve the service to passengers.

24 June 09
10 years on from opening of National Rail Platforms at West Brompton

WLLG has issued proposals for developments for the West London Line for the next decade.

28 May 09
Earl's Court Festival

The Festival this year runs from 20th June to 19th July 2009. Further details are being updated frequently on their website. Link will open a new window in your browser.

22 May 09
Latest Flyers

These Flyers summarise details of changes in the peak cross-Clapham services and in direct services from Milton Keynes and West and South London via the West London Line

19 Apr 09
Latest Flyer

This Flyer provides details of the improved services commencing 20 April between the West London Line and South London in the morning and evening peaks

21 Mar 09
Latest Flyers

This Flyer provides details of the improved services between the West London Line and South London in the morning peak and in evenings.

This Flyer provides details of the new direct services between Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Leighton Buzzard, Tring, Hemel Hempstead, and West and South London via the West London Line

23 Feb 09
Visit of the Rail Minister, The Lord Adonis to West London Line on 19 February 2009

The WLLG was delighted to host Lord Adonis, the Minister for Rail, on a visit to the West London Line and to brief him on the many issues being faced by its users. Read the Press Release.

16 Feb 09
Commencement of service to/from Milton Keynes

Stations between Watford Junction and Milton Keynes, as on the map [right] are now being served by the Southern service.

26 Jan 09
Delay in extension of service to and from Milton Keynes

It has been brought to the attention of the Group that the extension of the Southern service from East Croydon to and from Milton Keynes will delayed until at least 9th February.

 

See Archive of Latest News for 2008 and earlier

 

 

[ Details on this page were last updated on 27 March 2014 ]