Trespasser on railway in Northumberland causing major disruption

National and local rail services are currently being delayed due to a trespasser on the railway in the Morpeth area.

By Andrew Coulson
Thursday, 5th May 2022, 4:43 pm
Updated Thursday, 5th May 2022, 5:32 pm
Platforms at Morpeth Railway Station.

LNER has announced some of its trains are terminating at Newcastle, whilst people at Morpeth Railway Station are reporting being stuck on social media.

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Although the lines are now clear, major disruption is expected until 7pm.

LNER has tweeted the following: ‘The vulnerable person at #Morpeth has been brought to safety and all lines have re-opened. Services will remain subject to disruption across our route until further notice.’