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Northern rail service changes following suspected terrorist incident at Manchester Arena

Northern has announced details of the services which will run to and from Manchester on Tuesday May 23.
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Stagecoach staff at the ceremony from left standing, Robert Iles, retired driver of 23 years, Tristan OCallaghan, shift fitter of 20 years, Christopher Chinery, property cleaner of 20 years, Christine Chinery, engineering clerk of 20 years, Phil Craig, driver of 20 years, Pauline Whitaker, retired travel shop sales clerk of 23 years, William Hopps, retired driver of 29 years, Michael Morris of retired driver of 23 years, David Burgess, retired driving instructor of 21 years, Willie McPhail, operations manager of 20 years, Neville Topley, driver of 30 years. Seated, Bryan Walkden, chief engineer, Matt Cranwell and David Lee-Kong, operations director.

Stagecoach staff celebrate 249 years of service

Stagecoach staff based in Morecambe are celebrating after clocking up an incredible 249 years of service.

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Moto are warning people to expect more traffic than usual

M6 closures to take place next week

The M6 is scheduled to close for two consecutive nights to allow essential work to be carried out to a footbridge, says a motorway service provider.
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Bare Lane railway station crossing.

Tyres placed on tracks at Bare Lane could have derailed train

Children who placed tyres on the level crossing at Bare Lane could have derailed a train and injured or killed passengers, said police.

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Northern have said they will be running 40% of its services and more than 300 bus replacement buses.

Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

Rail travellers across the north west have been hit by train strikes as Northern employees walked-out in a dispute over the role of guards.

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The tree fell on the route between Preston and Lancaster

Trains delayed after tree falls on electric wires

Some early morning train services may be delayed after a tree fell onto overhead electric wires, warns National Rail Enquiries.

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Ian Entwistle's bike will be used to educate other bikers about riding safely.

Bikers will be on the right track this Easter

A new motorcycle safety initiative ‘Are you on the right track?’ is being launched this Easter to encourage bikers to ride safely on Lancashire’s roads.

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The scene of the accident on Friday in which a woman died. Picture: Max Silk.

OAP dies in city accident

Police are appealing for witnesses after the death of a woman following a collision in Lancaster city centre.

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Police were called to Kingsway on Saturday after a man drove into a shop window.

OAP reverses into cars and a window during Lancaster incident

An elderly driver reversed into cars in a car wash and drove into a shop window.

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Roads were closed due to the April snowfall in Derbyshire in 2016

Snow warning issued for Lancashire

A weather warning for snow has been issued for Lancashire.

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Police and ambulance services were called to the scene this morning after a taxi and a lorry collided.

Early morning crash causes delays in Lancaster

Drivers in Lancaster are reporting delays after a two-vehicle smash on Greyhound Bridge Road.

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Northern Rail services will be affected by a union strike on Monday.

Rail strikes cause commuter chaos

Rail strikes have caused disruption for commuters across the district this morning.

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Train users are urged to check before they travel today as strike hits services across the north west.

Passengers urged to 'check before you travel' as strike hits north west trains

Train users are urged to check before they travel today as strike hits services across the north west.
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M6 closed following crash

M6 closed following crash

Both carriageways of the M6 have been closed following an accident involving two lorries.

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Thetrain operator expects to run around980 services across their entire network - around 40% of their usual service.

Less than half of Northern trains to run on strike day

Train services across the north west are likely to be severely disrupted as members of the RMT strike over the introduction of driver only operation.
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Recovery are currently at the scene and police hope that the road will be open by 7am if not before.

Two taken to hospital after car skids into a wall in Morecambe

Two people were taken to hospital and a major road in Morecambe has been closed after a car skidded into a wall.
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A section of trackside wall collapsed sending 200 tonnes of debris across the four lines

Liverpool Lime Street station to reopen tomorrow

Liverpool Lime Street station will reopen to trains tomorrow – 24 hours ahead of schedule, say Network Rail.
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A gritting lorry

Gritters out after weather warning

Gritters will be out tonight after temperatures were predicted to drop below freezing.

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Man taken to hospital after collision on Queen Street in Morecambe

Emergency vehicles are currently at the scene of a collision on Queen Street in Morecambe.

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Damage to the Bay Gateway.

Bay Gateway is “caving in already” says driver

A lorry driver is calling for more action to fix the “unbelievable” damage on the Bay Gateway.

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