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30
Oct
2014
Northern Launches Charity Mo Trains for 2014

Northern Launches Charity Mo Trains for 2014

Northern Rail is once again pledging its support to men’s health charity, Movember by featuring uniquely designed moustaches on the front of its trains, creating a fleet of 50 Mo...

15
Oct
2014
400million Leeds Development Gets Underway

400million Leeds Development Gets Underway

Contractor, I & H Brown, has been appointed and work will start this month on the £400 million Kirkstall Forge development in Leeds.   Developer Commercial Estates Group (CEG) has...

13
Oct
2014
Get Connected, Stay Connected at Bolton Station

Get Connected, Stay Connected at Bolton Station

From Monday 13 October, customers at Bolton station will be able to connect to free Wi-Fi thanks to a four month trial launched by Northern Rail. The trial will be provided in partnership with...

13
Oct
2014
Rail Companies Join Forces to Champion Safer Giving

Rail Companies Join Forces to Champion Safer Giving

Seven of the nation’s major rail and station operators have joined forces with charity regulators; the Charity Commission and the Fundraising Standards Board (FRSB), to champion...

10
Oct
2014
Community Rail Honoured at Annual ACoRP Awards

Community Rail Honoured at Annual ACoRP Awards

Northern Rail is celebrating after seven entries were honoured at ACoRP’s (Association of Community Rail Partnerships) Community Rail Awards in Scarborough on 2 October. The local train...

02
Oct
2014
Tyne Valley Passengers Get A Bigger Say On Rail Services

Tyne Valley Passengers Get A Bigger Say On Rail Services

Passengers in the north east will have more say over their local train services after Transport Minister Baroness Kramer designated the Tyne Valley Line as a community rail service during a...

29
Sep
2014
Maryport Launches Green Screen

Maryport Launches Green Screen

Maryport station has become the first station in Cumbria to offer the latest train running information via an environmentally friendly, solar powered Customer Information Screen (CIS). The...

17
Sep
2014
Northern Shortlisted for Hat Trick of Excellence Awards

Northern Shortlisted for Hat Trick of Excellence Awards

Northern Rail has been shortlisted for three 2014 North of England Excellence Awards, highlighting its success in customer service, sustainability and the Lean process at its depots. The...

16
Sep
2014
Leeds Bradford Rail Wi-Fi Installation Begins For Northern

Leeds Bradford Rail Wi-Fi Installation Begins For Northern

Leeds and Bradford commuters travelling on Northern Rail’s electric trains, will soon benefit from free Wi-Fi when travelling on Airedale and Wharfedale routes, as installation of the...

15
Sep
2014

Northern Shines with Platinum Status in the BITC Environmental Index

Northern Rail has been awarded Platinum status in the Business in the Community (BITC) Environment Index, the highest possible status and a significant improvement on its previous Silver. The...