Northern rail services disrupted as workers set to strike

The strike is part of an ongoing dispute on the role of Northern rail's train guards Credit: PA

Rail passengers in Cumbria are set to face further disruption with three days of industrial action planned.

RMT union workers are set to walkout from Friday 7 to Monday 10 July as part of an on-going dispute over Northern rail's plans to change the role of train guards.

Services along the Cumbrian coast and those between Carlisle and the north east will be affected.

Full updates on operating services over the period can be seen here.