Severe weather and a train hitting a tree causes delays from Cambridge to London

PUBLISHED: 11:08 16 February 2020 | UPDATED: 11:08 16 February 2020

Storm Dennis is causing severe delays to Great Northern train services on the Cambridge to London line in both directions. Picture: Casey Gutteridge.

Storm Dennis is causing severe delays to Great Northern train services on the Cambridge to London line in both directions. Picture: Casey Gutteridge.

Archant

Storm Dennis is causing major disruption to services between London and Cambridge today.

You may also want to watch:

One train hit a tree that was laying across the line between Royston and Ashwell and Morden, which has since been removed, according to Govia-operated Great Northern.

The line is now open but delays are still expected due to the incident and the severity of the weather.

It advises Great Northern and Thameslink customers to delay their journeys until tomorrow and says it cannot provide alternative bus services because of bad road conditions.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Royston Crow. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Royston Crow