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Northern, Virgin and Transpennine trains disruption continues at Preston Station due to Leyland overhead wire damage

Delayed services at Preston Station Pic: Steve Saul Rail passengers are continuing to be caught up in major delays to and from Preston. Damage to the overhead wires near Leyland caused a bottle-neck on both the West Coast […]

3 months ago
Preston rail services to be affected by Northern cancellations

An increasingly rare sight, a Northern train leaving Preston Railway Station Pic: Ian Simpson An increasingly rare sight, a Northern train leaving Preston Railway Station Pic: Ian Simpson Anyone using the train between Preston, Blackpool and Colne faces disruption during this Sunday. Northern has […]

1 year ago
Many Northern train services to run again from end of July

A Northern service A Northern service Rail passengers from Preston should find more services back on the boards from the end of July. Northern has issued an update to its temporary timetable. Brought […]

1 year ago
Northern passengers told to ‘expect compensation’ for rail misery

A Northern service heads of Manchester Pic: Aero Pixels A Northern service heads of Manchester Pic: Aero Pixels Rail passengers struggling since the introduction of new timetables by Northern have been told to expect compensation. Rail minister Jo Johnson […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Opinion: The Great North Rail Project – more like The Great North Fail project

A Northern service Commuters waiting for a train in Manchester Pic: Steve Robson/Manchester Evening News It’s set to be a long, hot, summer – and that’s just in the Northern timetable planning department. […]

1 year ago
Northern temporary timetable and how it affects Preston passengers

An increasingly rare sight, a Northern train leaving Preston Railway Station Pic: Ian Simpson An increasingly rare sight, a Northern train leaving Preston Railway Station Pic: Ian Simpson Preston is to see a reduced number of Northern trains operating from it and coming through […]

1 year ago
Northern train carriage left covered in graffiti

Graffiti on the side of the Northern train. Blurring by British Transport Police Pic: BTPLancs Graffiti on the side of the Northern train. Blurring by British Transport Police Pic: BTPLancs One Northern train service wasn’t running on Tuesday morning due to being graffitied. British Transport […]

1 year ago
Watch as Preston to Blackpool railway line closure begins

Work starts on the Blackpool-Preston line Pic: Network Rail Thousands of rail passengers are beginning to first of many months of journeys by replacement buses. Network Rail has shut the Preston to Blackpool line for 19 weeks for electrification […]

2 years ago
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