16 05, 2024

Traction Blog: April 2024

2024-05-16T16:09:17+01:0016/05/2024|All, Traction!|

Hello Readers, My name is Matthew Walters, I am a volunteer for the Penistone Line Partnership, and supporting Sarah their Community Rail Officer. I'd love to start a career within the rail industry.   We came up with the idea of writing [...]

27 03, 2024

STRIKE ACTION

2024-03-27T17:23:00+00:0027/03/2024|All, Announcements|

            Strike action has been announced by the ASLEF Union. There will be no Northern services for the Penistone Line on Saturday 6 April 2024. In addition, there is an overtime ban from Thursday 4 April to [...]

27 03, 2024

Huddersfield Station Closure Dates

2024-03-27T17:12:18+00:0027/03/2024|All, Announcements|

Upcoming changes to services that might impact your journey to and from Huddersfield on the Penistone Line: Northern services: Rail Replacement Bus service in operation.   Sheffield-Huddersfield services will start and finish at Lockwood instead of Huddersfield on Good Friday 29 March [...]

25 02, 2024

Rail Strike Dates

2024-02-25T17:18:34+00:0025/02/2024|All|

          Industrial Action 29 February – 2 March As a result of ASLEF strike action, there will be no Northern services on Friday 1 March. Additional disruption is expected between 29 February and 2 March due to action [...]

10 11, 2023

WINTER TIMETABLE

2023-11-10T17:13:21+00:0010/11/2023|All, Announcements|

Here is the timetable published by Northern from 10 December 2023 - 6 January 2024. Most Northern services will run at the same level as they do in the current timetable with some slight re-timing of services. See below- Penistone Line: 17:51 [...]

18 09, 2023

Rail Strike Action

2023-09-18T13:16:26+01:0018/09/2023|All, Announcements|

Industrial action Further strike action has just been announced by the ASLEF Union on the following days: Saturday 30 September Wednesday 4 October In addition, they have also announced an overtime ban across the UK rail network on Friday 29 September and [...]

21 08, 2023

STRIKE ACTION UPDATE

2023-08-21T17:39:21+01:0021/08/2023|All|

There will be further strike action affecting trains on the Penistone Line. Industrial action will mean no services on 26 August and 1 & 2 September 2023. The RMT Union has announced strike action to affect several train operating companies. The ASLEF Union [...]

10 07, 2023

STRIKE ACTION

2023-07-10T20:30:36+01:0010/07/2023|All, Announcements|

Please check before you travel between 17 - 22 July 2023 due to action short of strike. Strike Action days for the remainder of July are on Thursday 20 July, Saturday 22 July, and Saturday 29 July 2023. For further information regarding [...]

13 06, 2023

Traffic Free Bike Rides near the Penistone Line

2023-06-13T00:24:54+01:0013/06/2023|All|

Sustrans is a charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We have wonderful walks and cycling routes along the Penistone Line including the Trans Pennine Trail. If you cycle why not enjoy a day out by rail? No need to [...]

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