Engineering Works, 14th – 29th April

Revised timetable over 3 weekends and 2 weeks whilst Victoria to Stalybridge route is closed for engineering works.

Trains between Huddersfield and Stalybridge. Replacement bus between Stalybridge, Ashton & Victoria.

Complete closure between Huddersfield and Victoria on middle weekend 21st & 22nd April.

Not sure whether some peak trains between Huddersfield and Stalybridge will be quietly withdrawn. Last time they did this, Northern withdrew some of the peak trains but didn’t bother with any publicity at Marsden, Slaithwaite or Huddersfield. The only publicity done was SMART committee members walking through the peak trains on the last working day before the closure talking to passengers. That’s something we won’t be doing this time. Northern need to take responsibility for providing adequate publicity in the right places.

Northern Rail have published a timetable covering the period 14-29 April. Link isĀ

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