1. ITV Report

Three further Northern Rail strikes announced

Northern Rail strikes on Saturdays are set to continue Credit: PA

Workers on Northern trains will strike on three more days next month.

Members of the RMT union are already walking out on 22 and 29 September in a row over whether guards will continue in their traditional role on the company's services.

The have now announced they will also be staging a further three 24-hour strikes on 6, 13 and 20 October.

Acas talks between Arriva, who operate Northern, and the RMT broke down yesterday with no resolution over the issue of driver-only trains.