Track works and delays north of Appleby ** UPDATED **

Network Rail has announced that the railway between Carlisle and Appleby will be completely closed "for many months" whilst work is being undertaken in the Armathwaite area, where there was a landslip in December.  Trains are running between Leeds and Appleby to a revised timetable and a replacement bus service is operating between Appleby and Carlisle.  The full statement from Network Rail can be found at http://www.networkrail.co.uk/news/2016/feb/railway-carlisle-appleby-closed-months-landslip/

You are advised to check with Northern Rail tel 0333 222 0125 or www.northernrail.org for further information.  The revised timetable is here http://www.northernrail.org/news/7861

 

See also the Settle - Carlisle Railway web site

http://www.settle-carlisle.co.uk/northern-section-of-line-closed/

Last updated by David Singleton on 04/03/2016