COUNTY NEWS: ‘Lightning damage’ causes rail delays

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Rail news

‘Lightning damage’ to signalling equipment is causing delays to trains with services suspended to London Bridge and Uckfield, according to Southern Rail.

Cancellations and delays were reported on services travelling through Barnham, Redhill and Reigate, but disruption has now cleared, the operator has confirmed.

Bus replacements are being arranged at Uckfield due to a fault on the line before Oxsted.

Passengers are advised to check their train before they travel.

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