Lightning Strike Disrupts South West Trains Services

Delays for commuters as Clapham Junction signalling is down

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Train services from Waterloo towards Chiswick, Wandsworth, Putney and Brentford were disrupted this Tuesday (13th May) due to signalling problems near Clapham Junction. The disruption was called by an earlier lightning strike.

South West Trains said that services running through the area were liable to be delayed or revised at short notice.

A number of services were cancelled.

Commuters were advised to check the website at for the latest running information. Alterations to the train service may change at short notice.

Southern, London Underground and London Buses are accepting South West Trains passengers via any reasonable route.

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Engineering works will be affecting services this weekend with buses replacing trains between Barnes and Feltham this Sunday (18th May).

May 14, 2014