Selby swing bridge repairs 'on track' for upgrade

Train passengers are being warned of delays on services between Hull and Doncaster as Selby swing bridge is closed for major engineering work. A new timetable is now in operation until September with some diversions to routes and other trains being replaced by buses.

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Engineers begin work on Selby swing bridge upgrade

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 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 Credit: ITV News Calendar

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