X

Cookies

Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Friday, 31 October 2014

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

West Coast Mainline reopen after trespass incident

The West Coast Mainline between Carlisle and Lancaster has reopened following a "trespass incident".

All lines had been blocked, said operator Virgin Trains, which described the situation as a major disruption.

Passengers have been told to expect delays until about 3pm.

Buses were operating between Carlisle and Lancaster and between Preston and Lancaster and Virgin passengers were told they could use rail services run by other companies.

The incident took place near Lancaster. It involved a man on a bridge over a railway line threatening to harm himself.

Police were called to the scene.

Northern Rail services between Barrow/Carnforth and Preston and First TransPennine Express services were also affected.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE

News & Star What's On search





Vote

Should the number of calories in alcoholic drinks be put on labels?

No - it is another example of the nanny state

Yes. You have calories on other food & drink labels, so why not?

Yes. But I doubt it will make much difference to the drinker

Show Result

Hot jobs
Scan for our iPhone and Android apps
Search for:
NEWS & STAR ON: