Rail delays of an hour between Preston and Blackpool

Rail passengers between Blackpool and Preston are facing delays of up to an hour this evening.

Monday, 29th April 2019, 9:31 pm
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 10:45 pm
A rail replacement service is in operation this evening between Blackpool South and Preston

A signalling fault at Lytham means some lines between Blackpool South and Preston are blocked.

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And Northern says services may be cancelled or be delayed up to 60 minutes.

A spokesman said: "Please expect minor/major delays of up to 60 minutes this evening on services between Blackpool South and Preston due to a fault with the signalling system at Lytham.

"Road transport has been requested."