Northern customers travelling to and from Liverpool and being urged to check before they travel on Sunday 27 May.

Northern has issued a response to the announcement made by the Department for Transport on Wednesday 23 May.

A spokesman for Northern said: “It has been a difficult morning for some of our customers, in particular on a number of routes around north Manchester extending up to Blackpool, and we are very sorry for the delays and cancellations they have experienced.

We aim to provide the best service possible. Sadly delays do occur from time to time and we understand the frustration and inconvenience this causes. We want to take every opportunity to extend our apologies and compensate you fairly. Our Customer Promise provides for compensation to our customers who are delayed by 30 minutes or more on their journey. You can claim Delay Repay if one of our...

Northern customers are being urged to check their train times and station stops ahead of Britain’s biggest train timetable change for decadesWe are asking our customers to check before travelling and to plan their journeys before the timetable change on 20 May. As part of the new timetable, departure times and the Manchester stations where some services travel to and from across the Pennines...

Re-introduction of train services to Blackpool North from Monday 16 April The railway between Preston and Blackpool North is set to reopen next Monday (16 April) as the transformation of train travel across the north of England continues. As part of the multi-billion pound Great North Rail Project, the line will reopen following 22 weeks of work to upgrade the tracks, station platforms and...

We are reminding customers to plan their Easter travel carefully ahead of the RMT strike on Thursday.

Northern customers travelling from Kirkstall Forge to Leeds and Bradford are to benefit from two trains an hour from May.