A broken-down train is causing major delays on trains to Southampton

Daily Echo: Commuters face major delays Commuters face major delays

COMMUTERS were delayed this evening when a broken-down train causes major delays on one of the South's major routes.

There were delays of an hour on CrossCountry services between Southampton Central and Birmingham New Street.

It followed a freight train breaking down between Reading and Didcot Parkway earlier.

The backlog is causing delays to both Cross Country and First Great Western services.

Normal services resumed by 10pm.

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8:24pm Thu 12 Jun 14

Oliverm says...

Compensation o'clock
Compensation o'clock Oliverm
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3:44pm Fri 13 Jun 14

ChandlersFordKev says...

Hardly a major delay, unless coming from t'north.

In Reading get a train to Basingstoke then SWT to Southampton.

Bit off a non story.
Hardly a major delay, unless coming from t'north. In Reading get a train to Basingstoke then SWT to Southampton. Bit off a non story. ChandlersFordKev
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