Northern has announced details of the services which will run to and from Manchester on Tuesday 23 May. The revised timetable has been produced following last night’s incident at Manchester Arena; Manchester Victoria remains closed to the public and is unlikely to re-open until Wednesday morning at the earliest.
Communicating the requirement for customers to buy a ticket before they board a train has always been a challenging message for the rail industry. However, in autumn last year Northern decided to take decisive action and really push the message to help its customers understand not just the consequences of not buying a ticket, but also the benefits.
Walkden station has become an urban art exhibition. This week Northern, together with Friends of Walkden Station (FoWS) and Salford Council, officially unveiled new metal-work art which has been installed along the stairway at the entrance to the station.
Northern has issued a response to the latest announcement from RMT regarding plans to carry out industrial action on Tuesday 30 May.
Northern, part of the Arriva group, is delighted to announce its support for Tameside charity Mummy’s Star. Mummy's Star is the only charity in the UK supporting women and their families affected by cancer in or around their pregnancy. They aim to support every family in the UK affected by cancer during or after pregnancy, but rely heavily on donations.
Northern is linking up with the experts at popular TV series Walks Around Britain, to develop a series of walks specially chosen to be easily accessible from stations across the north of England.