Some Great Northern rail services towards London are facing disruption this evening after an item was caught in overhead wires in the Sandy area.
According to manager Adam Fisher the FA Cup provides the perfect chance for Welwyn Garden City to bounce back from their midweek defeat at Peterborough Sports.
Great Northern has “strongly advised” some Welwyn Hatfield rail passengers to postpone their journeys until later.
Numerous trains serving Welwyn Garden City, St Albans and Stevenage have been cancelled this morning as the Great Northern timetable chaos continues.
A person has died after being hit by a train north of Hitchin railway station.
There will be no trains serving Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield and Potters Bar during the next two weekends, Govia Thameslink has confirmed.
British Transport Police have confirmed that a person was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by a train at Stevenage railway station this morning.
All lines going through Stevenage railway station are blocked after a person was hit by a train this morning.
Residents are being warned to expect train delays for several hours at Stevenage, Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar.
Two men who preyed on vulnerable and elderly people in Hertfordshire have been jailed for a total of eight years.
A professional footballer from Welwyn Garden City has been charged with assaulting a police officer.