Northern is deeply sorry for the unacceptable disruption caused to our customers in the north west of England following the introduction of the new timetable on Sunday 20 May 2018. We apologise unreservedly to our customers who did not receive the service they deserve in affected areas.
The first of the £500m new trains for Northern commuters reached another major milestone today when it made its debut trial run on the UK network.
Northern has issued a response to RMT's announcement of three further days of strike action on consecutive Saturdays on 15, 22 and 29 September.
Arriva Rail North has formally invited the RMT Union to continue their recent talks by moving to mediated discussions at ACAS and at the same time calling off three days of planned strike action. David Brown, Managing Director for Arriva Rail North said: “Over the last few weeks, further positive talks had taken place to find a resolution to RMT’s ongoing dispute. Having invited RMT to continue...