Initial findings of the Mid Cheshire and Middlewich Rail Study now available

The Mid Cheshire and Middlewich Rail Feasibility Study was commissioned jointly by the Cheshire & Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (C&WLEP), Cheshire West and Chester Council (CWaC) and Cheshire East Council (CEC) at the behest of the Secretary of State for Transport to assess various options for re-opening the Sandbach – Middlewich – Northwich line (the Middlewich line) to passenger services, provision of two new stations at Middlewich and Gadbrook Park and consider the interaction with the Mid Cheshire Railway Line and the potential interactions with major stations including Crewe, Chester, Stockport and Manchester.

Click here to read the Executive Summary of Feasibility Study

Read the supporting documents, detailing further information completed by the consultants, by clicking on the following:

Option Assessment Report

Strategic Case Report