Service alteration details

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Industrial action affecting Northern today and on Saturdays 22 and 29 December

Incident created
29/11/2018 16:00
Last updated
15/12/2018 02:32
Route affected

Most Northern services

TOC(s) affected

Industrial action is taking place, affecting Northern services today and on Saturdays 22 and 29 December, as members of the RMT Union continue to strike. 

A heavily reduced Northern service will operate on most routes on these dates with very few services running after 17:00.

Customer advice: 
You can find timetables and answers to Frequently Asked Questions here

The Northern services that do run, and other operator's services, are expected to be extremely busy. You are advised to allow extra time to complete your journey and make sure that you don't rely on the last train home.

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey for today and Saturday 22 December using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner

The Journey Planner for Saturday 29 December has not yet been updated to show the revised service. Please check back closer to the time of travel. 

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

You may be entitled to compensation if you experience a delay in completing your journey today. 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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