Train operators are asking customers to plan for Easter journeys after it was announced Manchester Victoria will be closed for four days.

The railway between Preston and Blackpool South is on track to reopen as planned on Monday (29 January) as the first phase of Blackpool’s railway revolution is completed.

Northern is reminding its customers to plan carefully ahead of the third day of RMT strike action this week.

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A new mural has been added to a subway at Patricroft station, adding a splash of colour to the lives of Northern customers.

Northern has teamed up with a local charity to spread some festive cheer this Christmas.

Northern has issued its response to RMT latest announcement of further strike action on Monday 8, Wednesday 10 and Friday 12 January.

Northern and Arriva TrainCare yesterday (Thursday 14 December) welcomed Rail Minister Paul Maynard for a tour to see the refurbishment of the region’s newly arrived Class 150 trains.