Northern have been working in partnership with TransPennine Express and eleven racecourses across the Northern network to offer customers up to £5 off racecourse entry when they arrive by train. Customers travelling by train to the races can obtain money off admissions into the Grandstand & Paddock/Tattersalls enclosure at Aintree, Beverley, Carlisle, Cartmel, Doncaster, Haydock Park, Hexham,...

On Saturday 8 April Northern customers will be able to use their tickets on Arriva Bus services across the north of England for journeys they would otherwise have made by train.  This move will help keep customers on the move during industrial action. Northern expects to run around 35% of its normal services on Saturday.  Using Arriva Bus services, including Yorkshire Tiger, Northern’s customers can use...

Northern has added six trains to its Liverpool Lime Street service on Saturday evening (8 April) to help Grand National racegoers travel home.

Northern has responded to RMT talks ending without resolution.

Northern has produced travel advice for those customers seeking to use some of the most popular rail routes across the north of England on Saturday 8 April.

Northern has today published its revised timetable for train services that will run during industrial action on Saturday 8 April. On a bumper day of sporting activity – including the Grand National at Aintree Racecourse and popular football fixtures – Northern expects to run 822 trains, more than 32 per cent of its normal services. These services will cover many, but not all, of its routes and...

Trains will soon be returning to the full length of the Settle and Carlisle Line. Following 13 months of unprecedented engineering work the line at Eden Brows, near Armathwaite, is once again ready for Northern services. The section of line was closed in February 2016 following the discovery of a landslip beneath the railway. During the following several weeks a 100-metre section of track...

New technology has pulled into Harrogate station! Automated ticket gates have been installed on the main concourse as part of Northern’s drive to modernise and further improve its network. The gates, which have been supplied by Cubic, recognise traditional rail tickets as well as all forms of barcode tickets including mobile, print at home and the new paper tickets. Paul Barnfield, Regional...