Category Archives: Northern Rail

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“Northern and BTP hope rail travellers avoid having a Blue Christmas”

If only drunken misbehaviour on the ale trail was taken this seriously…………… [Northern Rail press release, 13/11/2017, follows] Northern is hoping revellers in Manchester will avoid having a Blue Christmas this year. The train operator has joined forces with British … Continue reading

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Public Meeting About Timetable Changes, Wednesday 22nd November

7.45 pm, Slaithwaite Civic Hall

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Strike action on Wednesday 8th November

Timetables are now available for the planned Industrial action on 8 November: Limited bus replacement service between Huddersfield & Stalybridge, with considerably extended journey times. Last buses are 1805 from Huddersfield, 180 from Stalybridge. “You will be able to use … Continue reading

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Northern Rail strike action, Tuesday 3rd & Thursday 5th October

Limited replacement bus service between Huddersfield & Stalybridge, with extended journey times (Slaithwaite to Stalybridge will take 1 hour 10 minutes. No evening services. Replacement bus timetable is at

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