Rail services are running at a reduced speed through North Herts after a vehicle struck a bridge near Hitchin railway station.
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.
North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald has welcomed news that rail operator Govia Thameslink is considering making changes to the proposed timetable for Royston.
Members of the newly-formed Royston & Villages Rail Users Group met with officials from Great Northern operator Govia Thameslink last week for a meeting regarding proposed timetable changes from 2018.
Railway lines were blocked between Royston and Cambridge this morning after a person was reported to be on the tracks.
Changes to Great Northerm rail services through North Herts and South Cambs up to Cambridge have been met by a mixed response since revised proposals were announced last week.
Major delays are expected for at least two hours on Great Northern trains between Stevenage and London after the electricity supply failed this morning.
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