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Station volunteers celebrate success at prestigious flower show

Volunteers at one of Northern’s stations are celebrating success at a prestigious flower show.

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Families enjoy day out on Northern’s Sling Express

Mums and babies in Leeds enjoyed a day out on Northern services as part of a scheme to encourage young families to feel comfortable on the railway. 

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Yorkshire rail travellers warned of weekend disruption on Northern network

Northern is warning customers that some disruption is likely this weekend as the rail operator continues to feel the impact of coronavirus.

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Northern warns of Sunday disruption for South Yorkshire rail users

Northern is warning rail users in South Yorkshire to expect disruption to journeys on Sunday 18 July.

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Northern issues Saturday 'do not travel' warning for some South Yorkshire routes

Northern is asking customers in South Yorkshire to plan their travel carefully this weekend and, on a small number of routes, is asking people not to travel on Saturday (17 July).

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New life for Platform 1’s pacer as it is lifted into Huddersfield station

  • Platform 1 mental health charity in Huddersfield takes delivery of 19-tonne restored train carriage, delivered by crane
  • Charity won a Department for Transport (DfT) competition to ‘Transform a Pacer’ and will use it for an educational kitchen
  • Competition marked the end of the line for the unpopular Pacer trains on the Northern network
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North West customers advised to check before they travel this weekend (July 10–11)

Northern is asking customers in the North West to check before they travel this weekend as the rail operator continues to feel the impact of coronavirus. 

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Northern issues Saturday ‘do not travel’ advice for Cumbrian Coast

Northern is asking customers on the Cumbrian Coast Line not to travel on Saturday (3 July) as the rail operator continues to feel the impact of coronavirus.

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Northern Lead Driver Team Manager reaches 35-year career milestone

Despite a ‘near miss’ involving actor David Jason, one of Northerns driver managers has reached a 35-year milestone working in the rail industry.  

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Northern customers warned of weekend disruption

Northern is warning customers that some disruption is likely this weekend as the rail operator continues to feel the impact of coronavirus.

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Northern shines light on work of region's railway volunteers

Northern is celebrating the work of community groups and volunteers across its network.

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Northern statement following Sunday cancellations

Train operator Northern has issued the following statement after it was left with no option but to cancel and amend a number of services on Sunday.