Damage to signalling equipment in the Streatham Common area is causing major disruption to services this morning with no Southern or Gatwick Express services able to serve London Victoria and knock-on disruption to Thameslink services. Passengers are advised not to travel.
Network Rail South East Route manages the 2,000 miles of railway from London Victoria, Charing Cross, London Bridge, St Pancras and Cannon Street into South London, Kent, Sussex, and Surrey. A quarter of all the trains in the country run on our route, with more than 5,100 services every weekday (1.8m in total last year). More than 510m people travel with us every year and we employ more than 3,000 staff to keep them moving. Train operators in the region are Southeastern, Govia Thameslink Railway, Eurostar and London Overground Rail Operations Ltd (LOROL).
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Rail passengers urged to plan ahead this Sunday as engineering work takes place on London to Brighton line
With Britain’s heatwave set to continue into the weekend, passengers travelling on the Brighton Main Line this Sunday are urged to consider their travel plans as engineering work will mean no trains are able to run between Three Bridges and Brighton and Three Bridges and Lewes.
VIDEO: Network Rail in the South East thanks passengers and neighbours for their patience this bank holiday
After a busy weekend of rail upgrades across the South East, all lines reopened yesterday morning ready for the rush hour.
Check before you travel in the South East this late May bank holiday as Network Rail improvement work continues – especially in South London
Network Rail engineers will be out in force again this late May bank holiday, with work across the region to upgrade and repair the South East’s railway.
London Bridge Station reopened by The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William after five year rail and building programme which nearly doubles capacity and provides 30% more connections
Reminder – Passengers urged to check before they travel in the South East over the May bank holidays
Passengers in the South East are being urged to check before they travel over the two May bank holidays as work takes place across the region's railways.
London Bridge station played host to a very special birthday party today when the first – and so far only – baby to be born at the redeveloped station returned with his parents to celebrate his first birthday.
South East rail passengers urged to check before travelling ahead of May bank holiday investment programme
With the May bank holidays fast-approaching, Network Rail is reminding passengers in the South East to plan their journeys in advance of the two bank holiday weekends.