LNER trains running again after line reopens following damage to overhead line near York

Train passengers are able to use LNER services once again after repairs to an overhead line.

Monday, 2nd December 2019, 8:29 pm
LNER has said services are up and running again.

The problem left the whole route blocked between York and Northallerton, with people urged to defer their trip until tomorrow or look to find another route, with tickets accepted using other train firms.

London North Eastern Railway has now confirmed the lines reopened.

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An image shared by LNER showing damage caused to the overhead line near York.

The company has said if passengers have been delayed by 30 minutes or more or have chosen to defer their journey until tomorrow – which it recommended during the course of the problems, they can look to claim back cash.