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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...

11
Sep
2014
The New Rainhill Trials

The New Rainhill Trials

Over at Rainhill Station a new set of trials has been undertaken - the scene of the first locomotive trials is now the test bed for new LED lighting. Northern Rail and project partners DEXECO...

10
Sep
2014
Northern Names Sidings in Honour of Railway Legend

Northern Names Sidings in Honour of Railway Legend

Northern Rail’s maintenance depot at Newton Heath in Manchester, has honoured one of its most dedicated employees, by renaming the Dean Lane sidings, the ‘Bernard Jackson...

08
Sep
2014
Himalayan Challenge Awaits Northern Hero

Himalayan Challenge Awaits Northern Hero

James Walker, an IT specialist for Northern Rail has been putting in the hours ahead of a mammoth challenge this October. Six hours on the bike earlier this month at Manchester Oxford...

08
Sep
2014
Rail services resume as Selby Swing bridge re-opens for business

Rail services resume as Selby Swing bridge re-opens for business

Rail passengers are able to catch their regular train on the York-Selby-Hull routes this morning after Network Rail completed key stages in its £14m investment at Selby Swing Bridge. No...

03
Sep
2014
Reminder: Changes To Off-Peak Tickets

Reminder: Changes To Off-Peak Tickets

Northern Rail is reminding customers about changes to the times that Off-Peak tickets can be used from Monday 8 September.From Monday 8 September Off-Peak tickets will no longer be valid in the...

02
Sep
2014
Sky Ride Liverpool and Tour of Britain

Sky Ride Liverpool and Tour of Britain

Liverpool will be hosting two cycling events on Sunday 7 September. Sky Ride Liverpool is due to start at 9.00am and finish at approx. 12.30pm. Due to essential engineering work at Huyton on...