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.
A new cycle storage unit has officially been opened at Blackpool North station today, Friday 5 May. The facility provides commuters and tourists with a safe and secure location to store their bikes free of charge. The £50,000 unit is open to all rail users and will hold more than 100 bicycles.
More than 1,000 Northern rail services have already ensured people across the north of England have kept on the move during industrial action today (Friday 28 April).