Rail passengers face more disruption due to strike action

Rail passengers faced more disruption today as Northern Rail workers strike for the third time this week.

Northern Rail workers are striking for the third time in a week Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The 24-hour walk-out by members of the RMT union is part of a long-running dispute over the role of train guards.

Northern - which is already operating a reduced emergency timetable - says it will run as many services as possible.