Author Archives: Steven Hodges

Ribblehead Coffee Shop & Visitor Centre Opens 17th May

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021. Ribblehead Coffee Shop & Visitor Centre Opens 17th May 2021 The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company are thrilled to announce that the Ribblehead Coffee Shop & Visitor Centre will reopen on Monday 17th May 2021.  The Centre will be open Monday to Sunday from 10:15AM to 3:15PM.  The Coffee Shop and […]

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Refreshment Trolley Returns 17th May

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021. The Settle-Carlisle Railway Refreshment Trolley Returns on the 17th May 2021 The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company (SCRDC) are thrilled to announce that the on-train refreshment trolley returns to select Northern services travelling the Settle to Carlisle railway.  The Refreshment Trolley will be available from Monday 17th May 2021.  SCRDC provides the refreshment trolley service […]

Explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park with DalesBus

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021 Explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park with Northern DalesBus 830 From Sunday 16th May, the scenic Northern DalesBus 830 provides a summer bus service from Ribblehead railway station to Wenslydale and Swaledale in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Perfect for sightseers and walkers, the Sunday-only service (featured on BBC […]

DalesRail Returns for Summer 2021

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021. DalesRail Returns for Summer 2021 From 16th May DalesRail services return, providing you with the unique opportunity to travel from the Lancashire coast to Carlisle via the iconic Settle to Carlisle rail line.  The special Sunday-only summer service travels from Blackpool North to Carlisle until 12th September 2021. DalesRail links […]

NEW Timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle & Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021. NEW Timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle & Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe The new N7 timetable for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Bentham-Morecambe rail lines starts on Sunday 16th of May and remains in operation until the 11th of December 2021.  Following the announcement of Northerns new timetabled services, The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company, are thrilled to […]

Engineering Works: Late May Bank Holiday

Last Updated: Tuesday 1st June 2021. Engineering Works: Late May Bank Holiday Weekend The Late May Bank Holiday weekend, Saturday 29th May until Monday 31st May, sees Network Rail undertake major upgrades to the railway network which affects both Northern and other train operator’s services, especially if your journeys involve travelling in the Carlisle, Warrington, and […]

Travel Update for the Leeds-Carlisle & Leeds-Lancaster/Morecambe Rail Lines

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Last updated: Tuesday 13th April 2021. Temporary Timetables across the Northern network… To tackle the spread of coronavirus, the government is urging people to keep their journeys to a minimum. If you do need to travel, please wear a face covering (unless exempt) and follow the recommended guidance. Temporary timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe rail lines […]

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Rail Replacement Bus Service for School Children

Last updated: Monday 22nd March 2021. Please only travel if essential for work or for other legally permitted reasons.  If you are travelling with Northern, travel safely. Additional Rail Replacement Bus Service between Skipton & Ribblehead… From Monday 8th to Friday 26th March and from Monday 12th April to Friday 14th May, a rail replacement bus service […]

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Temporary Timetables for the Leeds-Carlisle & Leeds-Lancaster/Morecambe Rail Lines

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Last updated: Monday 18th January 2021. Temporary Timetables across the Northern network… Please only travel if essential for work or for other legally permitted reasons.  If you are travelling with Northern, travel safely. Temporary timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe rail lines will be introduced on Monday 18th January 2021. These timetables will remain in operation until further […]

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Engineering Works: 24th – 28th October 2020

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Last updated: Wednesday 21st October 2020 Engineering Works: 24th – 28th October 2020 For five days, from Saturday 24 until Wednesday 28 October 2020, the Settle and Carlisle line between Settle Junction and Kirkby Stephen will be closed. Network Rail will be replacing two underbridges, Banks and Forsters, which are located along the route between […]

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