Rail disruption after signals failure in Lancashire

Rail passengers in Lancashire were warned of disruption this afternoon.

By David Nowell
Tuesday, 12th November 2019, 4:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th November 2019, 6:50 pm
Passengers in Lancashire could face delays or cancellations
Passengers in Lancashire could face delays or cancellations

Train operator Northern tweeted that there was a problem with signals at Carnforth.

There may be delays or even cancellations.

Northern said: "Due to a fault with the signalling system between Barrow in Furness and Preston, some lines are blocked.

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"Train services running through these stations may be cancelled or delayed by up to 30 minutes,"

Services were running normally by about 6.30pm