Landslide causes trains disruptions at rush hour between Manchester Airport and Cleethorpes
A LANDSLIDE is causing significant delays to
Services between Cleethorpes and Manchester
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Airport have been affected due to part of the line between Scunthorpe and
Doncaster being buried.
The landslide happened at a colliery near
Stainforth early this morning.
Train passengers are still able to travel to
Scunthorpe where a replacement bus service will continue to Doncaster where a
normal service will resume.
leave Scunthorpe for Doncaster at 15 minutes past the hour and from Doncaster for
Scunthorpe at 45 minutes past the hour.
The delays are expected to last until at least
early next week.
Donovan, Managing Director for First TransPennine Express (FTPE) said:
services between Doncaster and Scunthorpe are currently unable to operate due
to a landslip in the Stainforth area.
from Network Rail are currently on site and we are working together to ensure
the line is reopened as soon as possible.
due to the severity of the incident, major repair work will need to take place
in the area. At this time, it is unclear how long the railway line will be
buses are in operation between Doncaster and Scunthorpe whilst a limited train
service will be in operation between Scunthorpe and Cleethorpes.
appreciate the inconvenience this will cause to your journey and as a result,
extra members of staff will be hand to assist customers.
"We are advising passengers to allow extra time
to complete their journey and to check before they travel at www.nationalrail.co.ukor by calling 08457 48 49 50."