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

You are advised to check with Northern Rail tel 0333 222 0125 or for further information.  The revised timetable is here


See also the Settle - Carlisle Railway web site