Location type


Name and dates


Station code: SBY National Rail
Where: Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, England
Opened on the Hull and Selby Railway.
Opened on the Leeds and Selby Railway.

Chronology Dates

28/02/2001Selby to Askern Junction Line (North Eastern Railway)
Great North Eastern Railway (GNER) York to London train crashes into a Landrover and trailer carrying a car (which had fallen from the M62), then de-rails and hits a Freightliner train at Great Heck near Selby.

News items

30/03/2021Towns thanked for response to gateway consultations [North Yorkshire County Council]
28/02/2021Selby rail crash: Disaster remembered 20 years on [BBC News]
23/06/2020Grade II listed swing bridge in Selby to remain in railway position this week as high temperatures forecast [Network Rail]
27/10/2015GB Railfreight runs first Drax train from Port of Liverpool [Rail]
08/04/2015Drax picks DB Schenker for coal contract [Logistics Manager]
28/07/2014Selby swing bridge closed for repairs [BBC News]
20/03/2014Selby swing bridge repairs begin after landslip delay [BBC News]
12/07/2004Selby crash driver's jail release [BBC News]