Flooding halts west coast train services

A major rail route connecting England and Scotland was blocked as flooding caused more misery for rail passengers.

The West Coast Main Line was closed in both directions between Carlisle and Lancaster shortly before 7.50am on Thursday following recent downpours.

The line was reopened for northbound trains at 9.20am, while southbound services could not begin running until 10.10am.

Services run by Avanti West Coast from London Euston to Glasgow and Edinburgh via Birmingham...
source: Windsor Observer

2020-02-20 13:29
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