Open Rail Live Railway Data

Welcome to the Open Rail real time railway systems at Charlwood House.

Real Time Signalling

Liverpool Lime Street to Broad Green

Wavertree to St Helens and Lea Green

Liverpool Lime Street to Ince Moss and Earlestown


Real Time Stations

These simple pages show the trains at and approaching a station. They are designed specifically for viewing on basic smart phones. Use the refresh function to update the display.

Liverpool Lime Street


Northern Electrics Stock Diagrams

Weekday diagrams valid from 06 October 2015

Weekday diagrams valid from 14 December 2015

Weekday diagrams valid from 12 December 2016


All About The Lancashire Electrification Project

For lots of information about the electrification projects in Northwest England see the Northwest Sparks web site and News Blog.

Open Rail Software

The software that drives the real time signalling diagrams is part of the Open Rail suite of software. For more information on this free software, and to download a copy, see



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