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Last updated Sat 30 May 2015 09:17

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Today's Disruptions

March's Disruptions

  • 05:25 Blackpool North to Crewe

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Monday 27 July until Friday 31 July

    What is happening?

    Improvements to Britain's railway, will be taking place between Preston and Blackpool. 

    Alternative route:

    The 05:25 Blackpool North to Crewe service, will start from Preston at booked time.


    The 05:11 Blackpool North to York, Northern Rail service, will call additionally at Kirkham & Wesham.

  • Stafford to Crewe

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Sunday 12 July

    What is happening?

    Improvements to Britain's railway, will be taking place in between Stafford and Crewe. 

    Alternative route:

    Until 11:00 approximately, to allow the route improvement work and a train service to operate, speed restrictions will be imposed between the two stations.

  • Glasgow Central to Motherwell

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 11 July until Sunday 12 July

    What is happening?

    Improvements to Britain's railway, will be taking place  between Glasgow Central and Motherwell.

    Alternative route:

    Direct services from Glasgow Central to London Euston, will depart earlier than booked to compensate for route improvements, in the Glasgow Central to Motherwell area.


    Direct services from London Euston to Glasgow Central, will be diverted en route, will slightly longer journey times.


    Services on the London Euston to Glasgow Central route via the West Midlands, will start from / terminate at Carlisle. 

  • 05:25 Blackpool North to Crewe

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Monday 15 June until Friday 19 June

    What is happening?

    Improvements to Britain's railway, will be taking place  between Preston and Blackpool North. 

    Alternative route:

    The 05:25 Blackpool North to Crewe service, will start from Preston at booked time.

    Advice:

    Passengers from Blackpool North, Poulton-le-Fylde and Kirkham & Wesham, are advised to use Northern Rails 05:11 Blackpool North to York service, which will call additionally at Kirkham & Wesham. 

  • Rail Replacement Coaches - Carlisle - Glasgow Central

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 06 June until Sunday 07 June

    What is happening?

    Train services between London Euston and Glasgow Central, will operate between London Euston and Preston only.


    Train services between London Euston and Glasgow Central via the West Midlands, will operate between London Euston and Carlisle only, via the West Midlands.

    Alternative route:

    Rail replacement coaches will operate in both directions between:


    Carlisle - Glasgow Central.

  • Rail Replacement Coaches - Carlisle - Glasgow Central

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 30 May until Sunday 31 May

    What is happening?

    Train services between London Euston and Glasgow Central, will operate between London Euston and Preston only.


    Train services between London Euston and Glasgow Central via the West Midlands, will operate between London Euston and Carlisle only, via the West Midlands.


     

    Alternative route:

    Rail replacement coaches will operate in both directions between:


    Carlisle - Glasgow Central.

  • Boxing Day

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Saturday 26 December

    What is happening?

    There will be no services, operating on the Virgin Trains network today.

  • Christmas Day

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Friday 25 December

    What is happening?

    There will be no services operating, on the Virgin Trains network today.

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