WATCH: First electric train arrives at Blackpool North station

Blackpool North station has welcomed its first ever electric train.

A Virgin Trains Pendolino completed its first test run using electric power from overhead cables late last night.

A full timetable, including direct services from Blackpool to London Euston is due to resume on Monday.

Click below to watch the train arriving into the station:


More from Local

Cover art for Don't Stop The Music

On Air

Spence Macdonald playing Rihanna - Don't Stop The Music