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Essential Engineering Works

Network Rail are carrying out essential engineering works across the East Lancashire area this weekend which will see them replacing sleepers and laying new rails. Many routes will see rail replacement buses operating instead of the normal train service.

See details below and check with nationalrail.co.uk or northernrailway.co.uk before making your journey.

Sunday 21st November 2021

East Lancashire Line

Buses replace trains between Colne and Preston all day.

Leeds/York Service

Buses replace trains between Blackburn and Hebden Bridge all day.

Todmorden Curve Line

Buses replace trains between Blackburn and Todmorden all day (except 06:42 & 07:07 bus to Rochdale).

Clitheroe Line

Buses replace trains between Clitheroe and Bolton (or Manchester Victoria) all day.

Winter Rambler Service

Operated by bus between Preston and Hellifield throughout.