Severe storms likely to affect Banbury train services



Chiltern Railway trains through Banbury will be running at a reduced speed restriction of 50mph due to heavy storms this afternoon (Monday).

With very strong gusts of wind predicted, the trains will be operating at half their normal speed of 100mph from 7pm to 7am tomorrow morning (Tuesday), It could result in very severe delays and cancellations and passengers are advised to leave London by 5pm.

Any Advance, Off Peak or Super Off Peak tickets already booked for travel this afternoon will additionally be valid throughout Sunday and Monday morning on any train. Normal ticket restrictions will not apply with Off Peak and Super Off Peak tickets valid on any train.

For regular updates visit www.chilternrailways.co.uk or via their Twitter feed @chilternrailway




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