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Industrial action affecting Northern every Saturday in November and December

Incident created
09/08/2018 18:05
Last updated
19/11/2018 09:48
Route affected

Various Northern routes 

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern;
Description

Industrial action by members of the RMT Union is taking place every Saturday in November and December.

On strike days, Northern will run a reduced service, with very few trains operating before 09:00 and after 18:00.  Some stations may not receive any service. Trains which do run are expected to be extremely busy and replacement buses may only be available on some specific routes where there are no trains.

Details of how your specific station will be affected, and answers to frequently asked questions, can be found here and a statement from Northern can be found here.

Check before you travel:
You can check your journey for Saturday 24 November using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

For all other strike dates, the Journey Planner has not yet been updated. Please check back closer to the time.

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If you would like to follow this incident on Twitter, please use #NorthernStrike

Compensation:
You may be entitled to compensation if you experience a delay in completing your journey. Please keep your train ticket and make a note of your journey, as both will be required to support any claim.

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