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No Bank Holiday trains from Preston to Carlisle

There will be no trains running from Preston to Carlisle tomorrow, Network Rail has announced.

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Manchester Victoria station is still closed as it is a crime scene

Bank holiday train cancellations as station still closed after terror attack

Northern Rail has announced the latest revised train timetable for the bank holiday weekend.

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Manchester Victoria likely to remain closed for several days after Manchester Arena bomb

Manchester Victoria likely to remain closed for several days after Manchester Arena bomb

A number of services will be impacted on Wednesday May 24 due to the ongoing closure of Manchester Victoria station following Monday evening’s terrorist incident at Manchester Arena, say Northern.

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The RMT has suspended planned strike action following the Manchester bombing

Rail strikes suspended following terror attack

Rail strikes planned for next week have been suspended as a show of 'solidarity' with the people of Manchester following yesterday's terror attack

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19 people have been killed in a suspected terrorist incident

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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Woman hurt in smash

Woman hurt in smash

A woman was airlifted to hospital after her car crashed in Abbey Village, near Chorley on Sunday afternoon.

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Fire crews were called to a house in Lancaster.

Woman freed from three-car smash

A woman had to be freed from her vehicle by firefighters following a three-car collision in Buckshaw Village on Saturday afternoon.

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Images of the crash were posted on Facebook

Rollercoaster ride comes to abrupt halt in middle of road

A road was blocked when a rollercoaster's ride came to an abrupt end.
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Police are appealing for information

Man suffers suspected spinal injuries in crash near Chorley

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 34-year-old man suffered suspected spinal injuries when a car overturned near to Chorley.
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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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An 80-year-old man has died following a car accident in Chorley.
PIC: Googlemaps

Leyland man killed in road accident

An 80-year-old man has died following a car accident in Chorley last night.

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The scene on the westbound M55 after the five vehicle smash

Arrest made after driver dies in M55 smash

A van driver was killed in a five vehicle smash which blocked the westbound carriageway of the M55 for around eight hours today.

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Hundreds of cars trapped on M55 following five vehicle crash

Hundreds of cars remain trapped on the westbound carriageway of the M55 following a five vehicle crash this morning.
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Mick Cash

'Muggers paradise' warning as rail strike row rumbles on

Union bosses have warned removing guards from trains will lead to a rise in crime.

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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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Two lanes were closed as a result of the accident
Pic: Highways England

One lane closed on northbound M6 after accident

One lane is closed following an accident on the northbound M6 say Highways England.
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Northern train

Rail replacement buses teed up for rail strike day

Northern Trains has warned passengers travelling next Friday they may face using rail replacement buses.

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Officers are warning drivers to approach the slip road to the M58 at junction 26 with caution.
Pic: Motorway Cameras

Broken down vehicle on northbound M6

A vehicle has broken down in a live lane on the northbound M6, say NW Motorway Police.

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Northern services will be disrupted

Passengers warned to expect disruption ahead of third Northern Rail strike

More disruption is expected on rail services across Lancashire when guards stage a third walkout.

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