Storm Katie disrupts Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar trains

PUBLISHED: 10:45 29 March 2016 | UPDATED: 10:55 29 March 2016

Welwyn Garden City train station

Welwyn Garden City train station

Archant

Train passengers from Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar have suffered serious delays and overcrowding this morning because of storm damage.

Overhead power cables were damaged near St Neots, Cambridgeshire, yesterday, forcing Network Rail to close a section of track for repairs.

Although the work has been completed, several trains this morning were shorter than usual, and late starting.

A spokesman for Govia Great Northern apologised for the disruption, but said trains were now operating as usual, and there was no reason to expect further problems.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Welwyn Hatfield Times. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Welwyn Hatfield Times