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15
Apr
2014

Northern Celebrates More Sustainability Success

The UK’s largest train operator, Northern Rail – owned by joint venture Serco and Abellio - is celebrating adding yet more green credentials to its name thanks to its efforts in...

14
Apr
2014
Northern Goes Green at Environment Awards

Northern Goes Green at Environment Awards

Northern Rail has triumphed at this year’s Environment and Energy Awards, which were showcased and presented during Sustainability Live 2014 in Birmingham. Northern’s pioneering...

07
Apr
2014
Rose Grove to Colne line reopens after upgrade and investment

Rose Grove to Colne line reopens after upgrade and investment

The line between Rose Grove and Colne has reopened after improvement work was carried out to provide a better railway for passengers.Network Rail invested nearly £2m to renew a 1.5 mile section...

02
Apr
2014
Northern Announces Electric Trains For North West

Northern Announces Electric Trains For North West

Northern Rail, the UK’s largest train company operated in a joint venture by Serco and Abellio, confirmed today it had reached an agreement with the Department for Transport (DfT) to...

01
Apr
2014
Cheshire Writer Elizabeth Gaskell Honoured by Northern Rail

Cheshire Writer Elizabeth Gaskell Honoured by Northern Rail

One of the most influential writers of the Nineteenth Century was honoured on Friday, when Northern Rail unveiled the Elizabeth Gaskell train. The event, organised in conjunction with...

27
Mar
2014
Northern announcement heralds new chapter in rail franchise

Northern announcement heralds new chapter in rail franchise

Negotiations with the Department for Transport (DfT) have proved successful for regional train operator Northern Rail as it announced today it will continue to operate rail services across the north...

24
Mar
2014
Holme Tunnel reopened on Monday 24 March

Holme Tunnel reopened on Monday 24 March

A full train service has resumed between York and Blackpool North, and between Leeds and Manchester Victoria. Download the timetable for services between York and Blackpool North Download the...

19
Mar
2014
Northern Reports Reduction In Assaults On Staff

Northern Reports Reduction In Assaults On Staff

Northern Rail has released figures showing a large reduction in the number of assaults on its employees. Physical assaults against staff were down 38% year-on-year in 2013, with 95 reported...

13
Mar
2014
Colne Track Renewals from Sunday 30 March until Sunday 6 April 2014

Colne Track Renewals from Sunday 30 March until Sunday 6 April 2014

What is happening? Due to engineering work, trains will be replaced by buses between Colne and Rose Grove. Download a replacement timetable for services between Colne and Blackpool...

11
Mar
2014
February Storm - How did we do?

February Storm - How did we do?

Thank you to everyone who completed our online survey about your experience of travelling with us on Wednesday 12 February. We also received 324 contacts directly into our Customer Relations team. ...