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Train companies affected:National Rail

Industrial action to affect Northern between Monday 29 April and Saturday 4 May and between Monday 6 May and Saturday 11 May 

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Incident reported: 29 Mar 2024 at 02:25

Last updated

24 Apr 2024 at 11:04

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern routes


The ASLEF Union have announced 'action short of a strike' which will affect services between Monday 29 April and Saturday 4 May inclusive.

Northern expect some late notice cancellations to services, particularly the first and last services of the day.

The majority of services will be running as planned on these days, but please check before travelling, as close to the time as possible as short notice cancellations are likely.

In addition, strike action has also been announced on Thursday 9 May with an overtime ban from Monday 6 May to Saturday 11 May. More information will be made available once the impact to services on these dates is known.

More information:

Answers to customers' Frequently Asked Questions can be found by visiting the Northern website.

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