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Tips and advice from our team of travel writers

Whether it’s smart money-saving tips or advice on what to do and where to go our blog has it all – stay up to date with everything that’s happening across the North.

What's on in January

What’s on in January: a selection of highlighted events from across the North and Scotland for January 2019

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Kerrie Gosney explores York at Christmas

ITV Weather’s Kerrie Gosney took a tour of York at Christmas with her mum and saw all the sights the historic city has to offer including the York Christmas markets.

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Disabled Access

Disabled access on TransPennine Express trains and at stations

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What's On In November

A round-up of events and days out to enjoy across the North and Scotland this November. Find out more

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Take a Trip Through Railway History

This journey from York to Darlington and back will take you on a trip through railway history. Read more.

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Plan Your Christmas Outings

There’s a slew of festive events going on across the network but what are the biggest and the brightest? Here’s a quick planner for the Yuletide trips you could be taking.

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What's On In October

Find out the things to do on the TransPennine Express network this month.

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Leeds to Manchester Art Trail

Visit some of the best art galleries in the country on this day long art trip from Leeds to Manchester.

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How To Choose the Right Train Ticket For You

Our tips on how to get the cheapest train ticket for your needs and your pocket.

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Ross Hutchinson Goes Behind The Screens in Edinburgh

We invited ITV Border Weather Presenter Ross Hutchinson out for a day in sunny Edinburgh to get his steps and star-spotting in as part of the Behind The Screens walking tour.

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