Severe disruption to East Midlands Trains between Nottingham and London
RAIL passengers travelling from Nottingham to London are being warned to expect major delays.
Overhead wire problems in the Radlett mean no trains are running between Luton and London St Pancras.
Repalcement bus services are being provided. Services are likely to be affected for the remainder of the day.
A spokesperson for East Midlands Trains said: "We are currently experiencing severe disruption to our services as a result of an overhead wire problem which has resulted in trains being unable to operate between London St Pancras and Luton.
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"Network Rail engineers are on site and are working to fix the problem. However, due to the scale of the disruption, we expect our services in and out of London to be delayed for the remainder of the day.
"We would like to apologise to passengers for the disruption this will undoubtedly cause to their journeys. We will return services to normal as quickly as possible once the fault has been fixed."
In addition, East Midlands Trains services may be amended or cancelled at short notice.
Passengers are advised to use an alternative route where possible and to allow extra time for their journeys.
East Midlands Trains has pledged tickets that have not been used today will be valid for use tomorrow.