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18
Dec
2014
Christmas and New Year Services

Christmas and New Year Services

Northern Rail wishes to remind passengers that services will start to wind down across the network from 7pm on Christmas Eve, with very few trains running after 9pm. Services will not run at all on...

16
Dec
2014
Merseyside Schools' Bright Sparks Design Rail Safety Posters

Merseyside Schools' Bright Sparks Design Rail Safety Posters

Several Primary Schools across Merseyside have taken part in a poster competition to raise awareness of the importance of playing safely near the newly electrified railway line. Northern Rail...

15
Dec
2014
Northern Runs Special Festive Train for Burnley Charity Appeal

Northern Runs Special Festive Train for Burnley Charity Appeal

In support of the Mayor and Mayoress of Burnley’s 2014 / 2015 Charity Appeal, Northern Rail operated a special service on Sunday, giving 70 people the chance to be the first in many years to...

12
Dec
2014
Guide Bridge Station Welcomes 1.7million Of Improvements

Guide Bridge Station Welcomes 1.7million Of Improvements

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train operator, was delighted to welcome Baroness Kramer, Minister of State for Transport to officially open the improvements at Guide Bridge station this...

05
Dec
2014

Northern Launches Search For A Special Class of 2004

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest rail operator, is on the search for an extra special ten year old on its network to help celebrate its tenth birthday in style. Alex Hynes, Managing...

05
Dec
2014
Engineering Team Strikes Gold At Northern

Engineering Team Strikes Gold At Northern

The engineering team at Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train operator, has been honoured at this year’s Modern Railways Golden Spanners Awards in London. The team picked up the...

04
Dec
2014
Northern's Christmas Special

Northern's Christmas Special

Northern Rail is giving its customers another reason to be merry this Christmas. The UK’s largest train operator will be running a Christmas Special every Saturday until 20 December in the...

04
Dec
2014

Northern's Safety Team Honoured

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train operator, has had an interactive training scheme recognised at the IFSEC’s Security & Fire Excellence Awards. The scheme, which helps keep...

03
Dec
2014
North of England Excellence Celebrated

North of England Excellence Celebrated

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train operator, was recognised at this year’s North of England Excellence Awards at a ceremony at The Royal Armouries, Leeds. Since 1994, the North of...

28
Nov
2014
Northern Wears Its Red Ribbon For World AIDS Day

Northern Wears Its Red Ribbon For World AIDS Day

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train operator, will be running its annual ‘World AIDS Day’ awareness train this Monday from Manchester to Leeds. Now in its fourth year and...