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Engineers begin work on Selby swing bridge upgrade

Train tracks closed in Selby
Train tracks closed in Selby for engineering work. Credit: ITV News Calendar

Engineering work has started to repair the swing bridge at Selby. The train line across it is now closed for six weeks with some services being replaced by buses as a new timetable is introduced.

Engineers working in Selby
Engineers working in Selby Credit: ITV News Calendar

A new timetable is in operation for the duration of the upgrade which Network Rail says will safeguard the structure of the bridge for the future.

Passengers board a replacement bus
Passengers board a replacement bus Credit: ITV News Calendar

Rail commuters warned of major disruption

Thousands of passengers are facing a summer of disruption to their journeys while work is carried out on a rail bridge.

The swing bridge at Selby carries the line which links Hull with Leeds and Manchester and will close in a week's time until the beginning of September.

As James Webster reports for many travellers it will mean getting on a replacement bus service to complete their journey.

Summer of misery for rail passengers

Thousands of passengers are facing a summer of disruption to their journeys while work is carried out on a rail bridge.

The swing bridge at Selby carries the line which links Hull with Leeds and Manchester, and will close in a week's time until the beginning of September.

As James Webster reports for many travellers it will mean getting on a replacement bus service to complete their journey.

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