A “sharp increase in deaths” is putting strain on coroners, a Cambridgeshire County Council meeting heard today.
Numerous trains serving Welwyn Garden City, St Albans and Stevenage have been cancelled this morning as the Great Northern timetable chaos continues.
The Flying Scotsman is to pass through North Herts and South Cambs this morning on its way to Lincoln.
A person has died after being hit by a train north of Hitchin railway station.
British Transport Police have confirmed that a person was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by a train at Stevenage railway station this morning.
All lines going through Stevenage railway station are blocked after a person was hit by a train this morning.
Chaos is continuing on the rails this morning with lines still blocked between Royston and Cambridge.
Two extra fire engines are now available in daytime hours in rural Cambridgeshire, starting from today.
Commuters across Crow country faced the headache of train fare hikes of an average of 3.4 per cent on their tickets as they boarded trains on the first working day of the new year.
Steve Castle’s Royston Town were back to their best on Saturday, sweeping Dorchester aside 3-1 after losing out on penalties to Eastbourne Borough in the FA Trophy last Tuesday.