A broken-down train in the Wigan area is causing disruption to Northern trains across the North West.
The rail company said the following services are affected:
- Between Southport and Leeds/Blackburn
- Between Manchester Victoria and Kirkby
- Between Wigan North Western and Alderley Edge/Liverpool Lime Street
- Between Blackpool North and Liverpool Lime Street.
Trains may be cancelled or delayed by up to 50 minutes or revised.
Disruption is expected until 1pm.