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Temporary timetable remains in place on Cumbrian Coast line

Rail passengers travelling on the Cumbrian Coast line are advised to check before they travel while emergency repairs are made to a damaged underbridge. 

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Northern offers free travel to Flybe staff and customers

Northern is responding to the collapse of UK-based airline Flybe with free travel for stranded staff and customers.

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New MD will lead Northern under public ownership

Northern Trains Limited has today announced that a new Managing Director will be at the helm of the company as it moves into public ownership.

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Northern franchise enters new future

  • Government operator takes over running of services on Northern network today, Sunday 1 March
  • Northern leaders from Manchester, Liverpool, Tees Valley and Yorkshire will join panel to advise new operator on priorities for new Northern franchise
  • Operator will work with local leaders, industry and passenger representatives to deliver a plan for improvements after first 100 days
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Record numbers apply for jobs at Northern

Almost 54,000 people applied to work for Arriva Rail North (Northern) in the past 12 months – a record for the train operator.

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New team tasked to tackle crowding on Piccadilly platforms 13 and 14

Platforms 13 and 14 at Manchester Piccadilly are now being treated like ‘a station within a station’ to improve peak times for passengers.

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Northern customers scoop £625,000 in Smart giveaway

More than £600,000 has been won by rail customers as part of Arriva Rail North’s (Northern) Smart Giveaway. 

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£6m overhaul for Allerton train depot

Allerton depot has been given a £6m state-of-the-art overhaul to provide the best possible maintenance for Arriva Rail North’s (Northern) new trains.

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Manchester train depot gets £20m Northern facelift

Arriva Rail North (Northern) is nearing the completion of a £20m revamp of Newton Heath train depot in Manchester.

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Northern reaches landmark in new train introduction

Arriva Rail North (Northern) has now introduced 75 per cent of its brand new trains into customer service.

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Storm Dennis - Rotherham railway line to remain closed Monday 17 February

Rail passengers in South Yorkshire urged to check before travelling as severe flooding closes railway line in Rotherham

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Storm Ciara - Ongoing disruption into Monday 10th February

Following the strong winds and rain brought by Storm Ciara, Northern is expecting some disruption to services on Monday 10th February.