Learn about all Northern planned improvement activity and timetable changes.

Below is a list of upcoming engineering works; as well as this, JourneyCheck will allow you to enter your planned route and time of travel, become informed about any scheduled works that may be affecting this route, and alternative routes that may be available.

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Manchester to Blackpool North: Monday 19 to Friday 23 August

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Preston to Colne: Tuesday 20 to Friday 23 August

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Darlington to Carlisle: Sunday 25 August

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Manchester to Macclesfield and Stoke-on-Trent: Sunday 25 August

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Southport/Wigan to Manchester: Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August

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Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street: Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August

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Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove/Buxton: Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August

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Manchester to Crewe: Monday 26 to Friday 30 August

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Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly: Monday 26 to Thursday 30 August

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Blackpool North to Manchester Airport: Monday 26 to Friday 30 August

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Blackpool South to Preston: Tuesday 27 to Friday 30 August

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Sheffield to Nottingham: Tuesday 27 to Friday 30 August

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Leeds to Wigan Wallgate: Tuesday 27 to Friday 30 August

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York - Harrogate - Leeds: Sundays 01 and 08 September

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Ilkley to Leeds and Bradford Forster Square: Sundays 01 and 08 September

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Skipton - Bradford Forster Square/Leeds: Sundays 01 and 08 September

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Bradford Forster Square - Leeds: Sundays 01 and 08 September

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Manchester Victoria - Clitheroe: Monday 02 to Thursday 05 September

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Manchester Piccadilly - New Mills Central/Sheffield: Monday 02 to Thursday 05 September

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Manchester Piccadilly - Hadfield/Glossop: Monday 02 to Thursday 05 September

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Manchester Airport - Manchester Piccadilly: Sunday 08 September, until 0800

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York - Leeds - Blackburn: Monday 09 to Thursday 12 September

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Liverpool Lime Street - Preston: Monday 09 to Thursday 12 September

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Manchester - Liverpool Lime Street: Monday 09 to Thursday 12 September

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Blackpool - Manchester: Monday 09 to Thursday 12 September

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Blackburn - Manchester Victoria via Todmorden: Monday 09 to Thursday 12 September

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Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North: Saturday 14 September

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Newcastle to Morpeth and Chathill: Saturdays 14 September to 12 October

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Manchester to Altrincham and Chester: Sunday 15 September

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Nottingham to Sheffield and Leeds : Sunday 15 September

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York to Leeds and Blackburn: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Blackburn to Manchester Victoria and Wigan Wallgate: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester via Earlestown: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Chester to Manchester Piccadilly: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe : Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield : Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Manchester to Buxton: Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly : Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Manchester Victoria to Blackburn via Todmorden : Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September

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Preston to Colne: Monday 16 to Friday 20 September

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Manchester Victoria to Stalybridge : Monday 16 to Friday 20 September

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Nunthorpe and Middlesbrough to Newcastle and Metrocentre: Sundays 22 & 29 September and 06 October

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Preston to Colne: Monday 23 to Thursday 26 September

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Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street: Monday 23 to Thursday 26 September

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Manchester Victoria to Leeds : Monday 23 to Thursday 26 September

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Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport : Monday 23 to Friday 27 September

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York to Leeds via Micklefield : Monday 23 to Friday 27 September

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Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly : Tuesday 24 to Friday 27 September

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Liverpool Lime Street to Warrington Central and Manchester : Monday 30 September to Thursday 03 October

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Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly : Monday 30 September to Thursday 03 October

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Nottingham to Sheffield: Monday 30 September to Thursday 03 October

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Manchester to Blackpool North : Monday 30 September to Friday 04 October

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Preston to Colne : Tuesday 01 to Friday 04 October

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