Storm Dennis forces Northern Rail to suspend some services in and out of Leeds
Northern is to suspend some services in and out of Leeds in anticipation of Storm Dennis.
Heavy rain and strong winds are forecast across the region and, with rain falling on already sodden ground as a result of last weekend’s storm there is a strong likelihood of sudden flooding.
Northern customers are being asked to check before travelling and to allow extra time for journeys this weekend.
Flooding is, once again, forecast on the Calder Valley and Northern is calling on customers not to travel on the route between 5pm on Saturday and 10am on Sunday.
Rail replacement road transport will not be provided - including those already booked because of engineering work - on the route due to expected poor road conditions.
The final rail and bus services to and from Leeds along the Calder Valley on Saturday 15 February will be:
3.42pm Leeds to Chester
3.54pm Manchester Victoria to Leeds
For up-to-the-minute train running information please check National Rail Enquiries.