Trains disrupted after landslip

19/3/04  The train leaves Sleights station bound for Whitby on the  Esk Valley railway line .
19/3/04 The train leaves Sleights station bound for Whitby on the Esk Valley railway line .

There are no trains between Whitby and Middlesbrough this morning following a landslide on the line.

Heavy rain and flooding from over the weekend has caused a landslip near Battersby.

It means services between Whitby and Middlesbrough have been cancelled until around 3pm this afternoon (Monday).