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A spell of Harry Potter magic and a last-minute April shower saved the day for passengers when Scotlands most famous steam train got back on track for the first time this summer after fears of wildfires.
(Permalink) Jacobite Weather Wildfire

Ferry sailings have been cancelled in and out of Ullapool once again amid continued rough seas in The Minch.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Cancellations Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Strong winds and high swells have sparked the cancellation of ferry services in and out of Ullapool for the rest of Monday and well into Tuesday.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Cancellations Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Snow and strong winds has sparked major rail disruption on some Highland railway lines, ScotRail has confirmed.
(Permalink) Far North Line Kyle Line ScotRail Snow Weather Wind

Heavy downpour overnight is impacting rail services in the Highlands.
(Permalink) Far North Line Flooding Kyle Line Weather West Highland Line

Barra's largest private employer says it is on the verge of closure threatening nearly 100 jobs - after claiming it is being sunk by 'weather shy' state-owned ferry company Caledonian MacBrayne.
(Permalink) Barra Caledonian MacBrayne Weather

Rail passengers in the Highlands were facing a third day of disruption on Tuesday after sustained rainfall sparked further cancellations and delays.
(Permalink) Flooding Highland Main Line Kyle Line Weather West Highland Line

Rail passengers in the Highlands have been warned to expect disruption today after several trains were cancelled amid a yellow weather warning.
(Permalink) Cancellations Flooding Highland Main Line Kyle Line Weather

ScotRail services travelling from Inverness to the central belt have been cancelled for a fourth consecutive day.
(Permalink) Flooding Highland Main Line Weather

Network Rail engineers have arrived on site to carry out an assessment.
(Permalink) Saltcoats Saltcoats sea wall Waves Weather

Rail commuters are facing another day of disruption due to adverse weather conditions in Perth and Stirling.
(Permalink) Cancellations Perth ScotRail Stirling Weather

Adverse weather has forced Avanti West Coast to cancel all trains between Carlisle and Scotland.
(Permalink) Avanti West Coast Weather cancellations

Scotland's Railway will be withdrawing services on some routes on Tuesday while high winds and extreme rainfall sweeps across the country.
(Permalink) Network Rail ScotRail Weather

Rail commuters are experiencing cancellations to services travelling to and from Inverness this morning.
(Permalink) Flooding Highland Main Line ScotRail Weather

A train snowplough has been filmed as it cleared railway lines near Huntly in Aberdeenshire.
(Permalink) Huntly Snowplough Weather

Attempts to clear snow drifts will take place later this morning, as rail engineers battle to reopen part of the Far North Line.
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Drifting snow was continuing to cause major disruption to Highland railway lines on Tuesday - despite the arrival of milder air across the region.
(Permalink) Altnabreac Ardgay Brora Dunrobin Forsinard Georgemas Junction Golspie Helmsdale Huntly Insch Inverurie Keith Kennethmont Kildonan Kinbrace Lairg Rogart Scotscalder Signalling Snow Thurso Weather Wick

Snow ploughs will return to the railway line between Keith and Inverurie today after trains were stopped in their tracks by 6ft-high drifts.
(Permalink) Huntly Insch Inverurie Keith Kennethmont Snow Weather

ScotRailhas announced a number of delays amid recent heavy snow and winter conditions.

(Permalink) Cancellations Delays ScotRail Weather

It's been a tough old week when it comes to getting from A to B in Scotland.
(Permalink) ScotRail Weather

Huge clumps of ice have formed underneath trains in Scotland as temperatures across the country reached record lows.
(Permalink) ScotRail Weather

Damage to various overhead wires have resulted in some train services being disrupted this morning.

(Permalink) ScotRail Weather

A deep freeze which sent temperatures lower than at any point for 26 years has led to 'challenging' conditions on the rail network.
(Permalink) ScotRail Weather

Scotland is facing a second day of travel disruption after further heavy snowfall and freezing conditions.
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Footage shared by a ScotRail train conductor shows thick fog surrounding the Forth Bridge as the country continues to grapple with freezing temperatures.
(Permalink) Forth Bridge Weather

Multiple train routes from Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central are seeing 'major disruptions' due to the snow.
(Permalink) Arbroath Edinburgh Waverley Glasgow Central Glasgow Queen Street Lanark Newton Snow Weather

Ferry passengers have faced significant disruption as windy weather plays havoc with CalMac's Gourock crossings to Dunoon and Kilcreggan.

(Permalink) Dunoon Gourock Kilcreggan Weather

Major weather disruption was continuing to hit Highland railway lines on Friday, amid continued snow warnings from the Met Office.
(Permalink) Highland Main Line Weather

In February 2014, a devastating storm struck the south Devon coastline at Dawlish cutting off the only railway line to the south west. Seven years on, a new sea wall that is being built by Network Rail is proving to be effective at protecting the railway and town from rising sea levels and extreme weather.
(Permalink) Dawlish Sea Wall Weather

Highland mainline closed at Dalwhinnie due to deep snow, Network Rail Scotland confirms; snow also causing issues at Slochd, Tomatin and Moy passing loops; disruption comes amid yellow and amber snow warnings from the Met Office.
(Permalink) Dalwhinnie Highland Main Line Moy Slochd Snow Tomatin Weather

The Renfrew Ferry has been grounded at Yoker due to a 'big gust of wind'.

(Permalink) Grounding Renfrew Ferry Weather Yoker

Caledonian MacBrayne has announced a string of weather-related cancellations on its Ullapool-Stornoway ferry later this week.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Some disruption was still hitting the Far North Line on Tuesday “ following Monday's suspension of Inverness-Wick services during 'extreme weather'.
(Permalink) Far North Line Inverness Thurso Weather Wick

Dozens of cancellations were causing major disruption for Highland rail passengers on Monday morning - amid two active weather warnings.
(Permalink) Cancellations Inverness Thurso Weather Wick

Dozens of cancellations were causing major disruption for Highland rail passengers on Monday morning “ amid two active weather warnings.
(Permalink) Cancellations Inverness Perth Weather

All trains in and out of Inverness are likely to be disrupted by 'extreme weather' over the next 24 hours, Network Rail Scotland has warned.
(Permalink) Weather cancellations

Strong winds are expected to batter coastal communities in the Minch and Moray Firth tonight, the Met Office has warned after issuing a yellow alert.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Weather

Severe weather is set to bring misery to rail passengers in the Highlands today, amid reduced speed restrictions and warnings of delays.
(Permalink) Delays Weather

Rail passengers are being warned of plans to reduce speed limits on the Kyle line during forecast rain later this week.
(Permalink) Kyle Line Weather

'Deteriorating' weather conditions in the north and north-east have resulted in Sepa flood warnings, a Met Office yellow warning and the cancellation of CalMac ferry services to the Western Isles.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Weather

Trains in the north and north-east of Scotland are facing significant disruption due to the adverse weather conditions, with a section of track in Aberdeenshire found to be flooded and an Inverness to London train cancelled.
(Permalink) Storm Alex Weather

A forecast of high winds and heavy rain in parts of Scotland today has prompted an Amber weather warning from the Met Office. In response to this, Scotlands Railway will put in place a blanket 40mph speed restrictions covering the affected routes from 16:00 today. We'll also implement a controlled shut-down of the network in these areas from approximately 19:00 tonight.
(Permalink) Storm Alex Weather

Safety speed limits will be imposed on trains between London Euston and Lancashire this weekend. Passengers to expect journeys to take longer and urged to check before travelling. Ensuring the safety of passengers and railway staff is the priority

(Permalink) Storm Alex Weather

A landslide has shut part of a world-renowned Scottish rail line - a day after another slip has lead to the closure of an iconic Highlands road.
(Permalink) Bridge of Orchy Caledonian Sleeper Landslide ScotRail Weather West Highland Railway cancellations

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