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UK News London Euston chaos: All trains suspended due to 'trespassing incident'

21:30  25 october  2019
21:30  25 october  2019 Source:   msn.com

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a train on a track: Virgin Trains © Rui Vieira/PA Wire Virgin Trains

Update: All lines are back open but major delays will remain through the evening

All trains in and out of London Euston have been suspended due to a "trespassing incident".

No services are currently running in or out of the major transport hub due to the incident - meaning there are currently no trains running between North Wales and the capital.

The incident has sparked massive delays on the rail network, and scenes of chaos at Euston station.

A National Rail spokesman said: "A trespass incident means all lines are currently blocked between London Euston and Watford Junction .

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"Trains will be cancelled or amended.

"We anticipate major disruption will continue until the end of service."

Virgin Trains warned that their services to and from Holyhead would be severely delayed as a result of the incident.

Ticket restrictions have been lifted until the end of today, and people who choose not to travel today can use their tickets on Saturday at no extra cost.

People have taken to social media to state that there are chaotic scenes at the station, with people trapped on trains unable to leave.

Images show people queuing out of the doors of the station as they await further news.

Commuters have warned fellow travellers to avoid the station "at all costs".

Police said they were called to Wembley Central station on Friday after reports of concern for a man.

British Transport Police said specialist officers were at the scene alongside emergency service teams, who are working to take the man to a place of safety.

Major disruption at London Euston after services axed during rush hour .
Network Rail warned of ‘serious disruption’ for passengers until the end of service on Friday.All rail services from the central London station were suspended and the West Coast main line was closed while police dealt with a trespasser incident on Friday evening.

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