Figures reveal that fewer than half West Coast main line trains run on time
The government has announced that Virgin will continue to run the West Coast rail franchise until 2017.
A report out today claims taxpayers face a 'significant' bill following a government U-turn over who operates trains in our region.
British Transport Police are investigating after a person died after apparently being hit by a train.
The West Coast Mainline is suspended after the collision near Chorley in Lancashire.
Buses are taking passengers between Preston and Wigan North Western.