A Touch of Spring

Friends at Roose station have now completed replanting to give the station a real Spring feel. The six individual containers are now beginning to come into bloom, adding lots of colour and interest.

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Rail Safety Workshop is a winner for Sandgate School students

On Friday 15 March, sixth form students at Sandgate School in Kendal participated in a Rail Safety workshop hosted by Northern’s Community Safety Manager, David Wilkinson, and local Station Manager, Jane Murray. Sandgate School is a specialist school for students with special educational needs and the aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of …

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RMT Action on Sunday 24 February 2019

On Sunday 24 February there are a number of planned cancellations to train services on parts of Northern’s network in the North West. All the planned cancellations will be fully updated on the Northern website or National Rail Enquiries websites and apps overnight, so customers should check on Saturday morning for the latest information. See …

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‘Grow wild’ – flowers to the people!

ACoRP (Association of Community Rail Partnerships) has been working with Royal Botanic Kew Gardens over the last year to help spread the news in Cumbria about ‘Grow Wild’ (a national outreach initiative of Kew Gardens). The project’s aim is to inspire people to come together to transform shared spaces using beautiful native wildflowers. Information packs …

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