Sunday, October 28, 2018

Train services between Welwyn Garden City and London’s Finsbury Park may be cancelled or delayed following an “operating incident”.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Trains on the Great Northern route have been delayed and may even be cancelled following reports of trespassers at Potters Bar.

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British Transport Police
Friday, October 5, 2018

The rail regulator has opened an investigation into whether Great Northern and Thameslink line operator Govia Thameslink breached requirements to keep passengers properly informed amid the May 2018 timetable rollout.

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Department for Transport
Thursday, September 20, 2018

An inquiry into the chaos that ensued following the introduction of Govia Thameslink Railway’s May timetable has revealed “an apparent gap in industry responsibility and accountability”.

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Department for Transport
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Police have been called to Hatfield Station to persude a woman to get off the railway tracks.

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British Transport Police
Monday, September 17, 2018

A Christian support service has seen a rise in demand from Great Northern rail workers facing public abuse since the company’s botched timetable rollout of May 20.

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British Transport Police
Friday, September 14, 2018

Fast evening services calling at Letchworth and Royston on the Great Northern line are to be restored, it has been announced today.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A defective track at Welwyn Garden City train station is causing delays that are expected to last all day.

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Network Rail
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Trains are running at a reduced speed following a fault with the signalling system between Welwyn Garden City and Potters Bar.

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Network Rail
Monday, July 30, 2018

Disruptions to train services are expected between Royston and Cambridge due to an operational incident earlier today.

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Network Rail
Monday, July 30, 2018

Rail services are expected to be cancelled, delayed or revised between London King’s Cross and Peterborough after a plastic balloon got caught in the overhead lines.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

MPs have been questioning the lack of compensation for carnet ticket holders on Thameslink and Great Northern services and the problems with the new timetable.

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Heidi Allen
Monday, July 23, 2018

Damage to overhead wires between Royston and Cambridge North means there is disruption on the Great Northern line.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The December timetable change for Great Northern services has been cancelled – meaning, among other things, that trains between Stevenage and Hertford will run for an extra six months.

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Chris Grayling
Friday, June 29, 2018

The government has responded to a petition calling for Govia Thameslink Railway to have its contract to run rail services removed.

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Network Rail
Monday, June 25, 2018

A train tracking fault that affected rail information for Great Northern and Thameslink services has now been resolved.

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Network Rail
Monday, June 25, 2018

Hitchin has the sixth-worst rail service in the country – that’s according to new data ranking the performance of the UK’s stations in the past month.

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Bim Afolami
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Even Great Northern’s drivers have had enough of the controversial new timetable – that’s if one railwayman’s apology to commuters this morning is anything to go by.

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Bim Afolami
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

There may be a light at the end of the tunnel for rail passengers, as Govia Thameslink has introduced an interim timetable and have news about when the original May timetable should be running smoothly.

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Oliver Heald
Friday, June 1, 2018

The petition to the government to remove the train franchise from Govia Thameslink Railway has passed 10,000 signatures - meaning it will get a response from the government.

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Chris Grayling
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Govia Thameslink Railway, Network Rail and Northern have released a joint statement about the chaos on the railways.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

The leader of Herts County Council has demanded answers from the Department for Transport, Network Rail and Govia Thameslink Railway about the rail chaos which has followed the recent timetable change.

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Bim Afolami
Friday, May 25, 2018

A damning motion condemning the ongoing problems with Govia rail services has received all-party support at County Hall.

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Bim Afolami
Thursday, April 19, 2018

There are currently delays on the Great Northern line due to signal failure between Hitchin and Cambridge.

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Govia Thameslink
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Network Rail is set to carry out safety improvements at a level crossing in Shepreth next month as part of the company’s railway upgrade plan – and you can find information at a drop-in session later today.

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Network Rail
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Buses will replace trains between Royston and Cambridge all day on Easter Sunday.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

There are delays on the railways between Hitchin and Cambridge due to a signalling fault at Hitchin that means a southbound line is blocked.

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Network Rail
Monday, February 26, 2018

Network Rail is restricting trains operating north of Royston this evening due to a forecast for heavy snow.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

A person has died after being hit by a train north of Hitchin railway station.

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Network Rail
Friday, February 16, 2018

All lines going through Stevenage railway station are blocked after a person was hit by a train this morning.

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British Transport Police

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